Anthony Marc Shalhoub, known professionally as Tony Shalhoub, (shəl-HOOB) is an American actor. He is possibly best known for playing detective Adrian Monk in the USA Network television series Monk, and also for portraying Antonio Scarpacci in the NBC sitcom Wings and Abe Weissman, the father of the title character, on Amazon's The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel. He has also had a successful film career, with roles in films such as Quick Change (1990), Barton Fink (1991), Big Night (1996), Men in Black, Gattaca (both 1997), Paulie (1998), The Siege (1998), Galaxy Quest (1999), Spy Kids, Thirteen Ghosts, The Man Who Wasn't There (all 2001) and 1408 (2007). He is widely recognized for his work, having won a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Television Series Musical or Comedy, six Screen Actors Guild Awards and four Primetime Emmy Awards. For his work on Broadway, he has received four Tony Award nominations, winning a Tony Award for Best Actor in a Musical for his performance as Tewfiq Zakaria in The Band's Visit. He has also had provided voice-work for the Cars franchise (2006–2017), Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2014) and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows (2016).