Paul Reiser is an American actor and comedian. He’s been workning in Hollywood since the 1980s. He first starred as Michael Taylor in the My Two Dads from 1987 to 1990. During the 1980s, he also had roles in the films Diner, Beverly Hills Cop and Beverly Hills Cop II, Aliens, and Cross My Heart. Later in the 1990s, he became best known for his role as Paul Buchman in the sitcom Mad About You. For his work here, Reiser received Primetime Emmy and Golden Globe nominations. In 2011, he starred in the short-lived The Paul Reiser Show. He next had notable roles in TripTank, Married, and Red Oaks. As of 2017, he plays Dr. Sam Owens in Stranger Things.