Paul Schneider stars as city planner Mark Brendanawicz in new comedy Parks and Recreation.
Schneider can be seen in Bright Star directed by Jane Campion as well as Sam Mendes' film Away We Go opposite John Krasinski and Maya Rudolph.
Schneider was hailed for his performance in Lars and the Real Girl opposite Ryan Gosling as well as The Assassination of Jesse James with Brad Pitt and Casey Affleck. He made his directorial debut with Pretty Bird, starring Billy Crudup and Paul Giamatti, which screened in competition in Sundance in 2008.
He has also received critical acclaim for his work in Cameron Crowe's Elizabethtown, All the Real Girls and The Family Stone.