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Mandy Patinkin

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Mandy Patinkin is featured in:

Season 7, Episode 9: On Broadway

Mandy Patinkin recently completed the award-winning Showtime Original Series

HOMELAND as ‘CIA Agent Saul Berenson.' In television, Mandy won an Emmy Award, as

well as a Golden Globe, for his performance in the CBS series CHICAGO HOPE. He

starred in the CBS series CRIMINAL MINDS as well as in the Showtime Original Series

DEAD LIKE ME.

Patinkin, a graduate of the prestigious Juilliard School in New York City, has been

fortunate to carve out a varied career including theater, the concert stage, film,

television, and as a recording artist. His career started triumphantly with his Broadway

debut as the role of ‘Che’ in Andrew Lloyd Webber’s EVITA. The role won him his first

Tony Award, which was followed by another nomination in 1984 for the play SUNDAY IN

THE PARK WITH GEORGE. In 1989, he began his concert career at Joseph Papp’s Public

Theater in New York City. Since then he has toured, and continues to tour, across the

globe, while also collaborating with other artists. His feature film career has allowed

him to act in films such as WONDER, LIFE ITSELF, WISH I WAS HERE, YENTL, DANIEL,

RAGTIME, DICK TRACY, THE PRINCESS BRIDE, and many more.

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Finding Your Roots Season Seven

Today’s most compelling personalities discover the surprising stories buried within their own families. Meet 20 fascinating new guests who are game-changers in their fields, with family histories that illustrate the power and diversity of the human experience. The new season premieres Tuesday, January 19, 2021 at 8:00 p.m. ET on PBS (check local listings).

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