Tobin Bell’s biography

  • Source of Wealth: Film, Television
  • Age: 77
  • Birth Place: Queens, New York, U.S.
  • Height: 5′ 11″ (1.80 m)
  • Marital Status: Married (Eileen Bell)
  • Full Name: Joseph Henry Tobin, Jr
  • Nationality: United States
  • Date of Birth: August 7, 1942
  • Ethnicity: English
  • Occupation: Actor
  • Education: Montclair State University
  • Children: 2


In Saw, he played the role of Jigsaw and John Kramer which earned him two awards and five award nominations. In the film, Tobin Bell plays the role of an engineer who wants others to appreciate the value of life through a series of twisted games. Despite the film’s relatively low budget, it earned a great commercial success which spawned its six sequels, each sequel was released year after year beginning in 2005.