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* JewishAndNerdy: In RealLife he's OneOfUs.

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* JewishAndNerdy: In RealLife he's OneOfUs.JustForFun/OneOfUs.



* OneOfUs: As a promo for ''Warehouse 13'' he was quizzed about the show. He not only got all the questions right, but [[UpToEleven began lecturing his questioner]] about actual historical technology.


* MeanCharacterNiceActor: He had a recurring role as a villain in ''Series/{{Leverage}}''.



* TheProfessor


His most prominent roles so far have been as Artie Nielsen in ''Series/{{Warehouse 13}}'' and Leon's father David in ''Film/TheTrotsky'', but he has had supporting roles in episodes of ''Series/{{Frasier}}'', ''Series/LawAndOrder'', ''Series/CurbYourEnthusiasm'', ''Series/StarTrekTheNextGeneration'', ''Series/StargateSG1'', ''Series/{{Leverage}}'', ''Series/TheOuterLimits1995'', ''Series/{{Psych}}'', and ''Series/PersonOfInterest'', as well as films like ''Film/{{Unforgiven}}'', ''Film/TrueRomance'' and ''Film/WallStreet''.

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His most prominent roles so far have been as Artie Nielsen in ''Series/{{Warehouse 13}}'' and Leon's father David in ''Film/TheTrotsky'', but he has had supporting roles in episodes of ''Series/TheEqualizer'', ''Series/{{Frasier}}'', ''Series/LawAndOrder'', ''Series/CurbYourEnthusiasm'', ''Series/StarTrekTheNextGeneration'', ''Series/StargateSG1'', ''Series/{{Leverage}}'', ''Series/TheOuterLimits1995'', ''Series/{{Psych}}'', and ''Series/PersonOfInterest'', as well as films like ''Film/{{Unforgiven}}'', ''Film/TrueRomance'' and ''Film/WallStreet''.


* EveryoneIsChristianAtChristmas: Was the centre of the {{Warehouse 13}} ChristmasSpecial.

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* EveryoneIsChristianAtChristmas: Was the centre of the {{Warehouse Series/{{Warehouse 13}} ChristmasSpecial.


* BadassBookworm: Not quite as {{badass}} in RealLife, but brilliant in all cases.

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* BadassBookworm: Not quite as {{badass}} badass in RealLife, but brilliant in all cases.

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Saul Rubinek is a Canadian actor [[{{Typecasting}} commonly cast in]] roles as an AmbiguouslyJewish friendly [[ParentalSubstitute father figure]], a RulesLawyer, or TheProfessor. Born in 1948, his Jewish parents fled from UsefulNotes/NaziGermany to [[CanadaEh Canada]], where he was raised and later began his film career. His most prominent roles so far have been as Artie Nielsen in ''Series/{{Warehouse 13}}'' and Leon's father David in ''Film/TheTrotsky'', but he has had supporting roles in episodes of ''Series/{{Frasier}}'', ''Series/LawAndOrder'', ''Series/CurbYourEnthusiasm'', ''Series/StarTrekTheNextGeneration'', ''Series/StargateSG1'', ''Series/{{Leverage}}'', ''Series/TheOuterLimits1995'', ''Series/{{Psych}}'', and ''Series/PersonOfInterest'', as well as films like ''Film/{{Unforgiven}}'', ''Film/TrueRomance'' and ''Film/WallStreet''. He has also written a play called ''Terrible Advice'' that premiered in September of 2011.

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Saul Rubinek is a Canadian actor [[{{Typecasting}} commonly cast in]] roles as an AmbiguouslyJewish friendly [[ParentalSubstitute father figure]], a RulesLawyer, or TheProfessor. Born in 1948, his Jewish parents fled from UsefulNotes/NaziGermany to [[CanadaEh Canada]], where he was raised and later began his film career.

His most prominent roles so far have been as Artie Nielsen in ''Series/{{Warehouse 13}}'' and Leon's father David in ''Film/TheTrotsky'', but he has had supporting roles in episodes of ''Series/{{Frasier}}'', ''Series/LawAndOrder'', ''Series/CurbYourEnthusiasm'', ''Series/StarTrekTheNextGeneration'', ''Series/StargateSG1'', ''Series/{{Leverage}}'', ''Series/TheOuterLimits1995'', ''Series/{{Psych}}'', and ''Series/PersonOfInterest'', as well as films like ''Film/{{Unforgiven}}'', ''Film/TrueRomance'' and ''Film/WallStreet''. ''Film/WallStreet''.

He has also written a play called ''Terrible Advice'' that premiered in September of 2011.


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Saul Rubinek is a Canadian actor [[{{Typecasting}} commonly cast in]] roles as an AmbiguouslyJewish friendly [[ParentalSubstitute father figure]], a RulesLawyer, or TheProfessor. Born in 1948, his Jewish parents fled from UsefulNotes/NaziGermany to [[CanadaEh Canada]], where he was raised and later began his film career. His most prominent roles so far have been as Artie Nielsen in ''Series/{{Warehouse 13}}'' and Leon's father David in ''Film/TheTrotsky'', but he has had minor supporting roles in episodes of ''Series/{{Frasier}}'', ''Series/LawAndOrder'', ''Series/CurbYourEnthusiasm'', ''Series/StarTrekTheNextGeneration'', ''Series/StargateSG1'', ''Series/{{Leverage}}'', ''Series/{{Psych}}'', and ''Series/PersonOfInterest'', as well as films like ''Film/{{Unforgiven}}'', ''Film/TrueRomance'' and ''Film/WallStreet''. He has also written a play called ''Terrible Advice'' that premiered in September of 2011.

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Saul Rubinek is a Canadian actor [[{{Typecasting}} commonly cast in]] roles as an AmbiguouslyJewish friendly [[ParentalSubstitute father figure]], a RulesLawyer, or TheProfessor. Born in 1948, his Jewish parents fled from UsefulNotes/NaziGermany to [[CanadaEh Canada]], where he was raised and later began his film career. His most prominent roles so far have been as Artie Nielsen in ''Series/{{Warehouse 13}}'' and Leon's father David in ''Film/TheTrotsky'', but he has had minor supporting roles in episodes of ''Series/{{Frasier}}'', ''Series/LawAndOrder'', ''Series/CurbYourEnthusiasm'', ''Series/StarTrekTheNextGeneration'', ''Series/StargateSG1'', ''Series/{{Leverage}}'', ''Series/TheOuterLimits1995'', ''Series/{{Psych}}'', and ''Series/PersonOfInterest'', as well as films like ''Film/{{Unforgiven}}'', ''Film/TrueRomance'' and ''Film/WallStreet''. He has also written a play called ''Terrible Advice'' that premiered in September of 2011.



* OneOfUs: As a promo for Warehouse 13 he was quizzed about the show. He not only got all the questions right, but [[UpToEleven began lecturing his questioner]] about actual historical technology.

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* OneOfUs: As a promo for Warehouse 13 ''Warehouse 13'' he was quizzed about the show. He not only got all the questions right, but [[UpToEleven began lecturing his questioner]] about actual historical technology.



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* TheProfessorTheProfessor
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Saul Rubinek is a Canadian actor [[{{Typecasting}} commonly cast in]] roles as an AmbiguouslyJewish friendly [[ParentalSubstitute father figure]], a RulesLawyer, or TheProfessor. Born in 1948, his Jewish parents fled from NaziGermany to [[CanadaEh Canada]], where he was raised and later began his film career. His most prominent roles so far have been as Artie Nielsen in ''Series/{{Warehouse 13}}'' and Leon's father David in ''Film/TheTrotsky'', but he has had minor supporting roles in episodes of ''Series/{{Frasier}}'', ''Series/LawAndOrder'', ''Series/CurbYourEnthusiasm'', ''Series/StarTrekTheNextGeneration'', ''Series/StargateSG1'', ''Series/{{Leverage}}'', ''Series/{{Psych}}'', and ''Series/PersonOfInterest'', as well as films like ''Film/{{Unforgiven}}'', ''Film/TrueRomance'' and ''Film/WallStreet''. He has also written a play called ''Terrible Advice'' that premiered in September of 2011.

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Saul Rubinek is a Canadian actor [[{{Typecasting}} commonly cast in]] roles as an AmbiguouslyJewish friendly [[ParentalSubstitute father figure]], a RulesLawyer, or TheProfessor. Born in 1948, his Jewish parents fled from NaziGermany UsefulNotes/NaziGermany to [[CanadaEh Canada]], where he was raised and later began his film career. His most prominent roles so far have been as Artie Nielsen in ''Series/{{Warehouse 13}}'' and Leon's father David in ''Film/TheTrotsky'', but he has had minor supporting roles in episodes of ''Series/{{Frasier}}'', ''Series/LawAndOrder'', ''Series/CurbYourEnthusiasm'', ''Series/StarTrekTheNextGeneration'', ''Series/StargateSG1'', ''Series/{{Leverage}}'', ''Series/{{Psych}}'', and ''Series/PersonOfInterest'', as well as films like ''Film/{{Unforgiven}}'', ''Film/TrueRomance'' and ''Film/WallStreet''. He has also written a play called ''Terrible Advice'' that premiered in September of 2011.


Saul Rubinek is a Canadian actor [[{{Typecasting}} commonly cast in]] roles as an AmbiguouslyJewish friendly [[ParentalSubstitute father figure]], a RulesLawyer, or TheProfessor. Born in 1948, his Jewish parents fled from NaziGermany to [[CanadaEh Canada]], where he was raised and later began his film career. His most prominent roles so far have been as Artie Nielsen in ''{{Warehouse 13}}'' and Leon's father David in ''TheTrotsky'', but he has had minor supporting roles in episodes of ''{{Frasier}}'', ''LawAndOrder'', ''CurbYourEnthusiasm'', ''Series/StarTrekTheNextGeneration'', ''Series/StargateSG1'', ''Series/{{Leverage}}'', ''{{Psych}}'', and ''Series/PersonOfInterest'', as well as films like ''Film/{{Unforgiven}}'', ''TrueRomance'' and ''WallStreet''. He has also written a play called ''Terrible Advice'' that premiered in September of 2011.

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Saul Rubinek is a Canadian actor [[{{Typecasting}} commonly cast in]] roles as an AmbiguouslyJewish friendly [[ParentalSubstitute father figure]], a RulesLawyer, or TheProfessor. Born in 1948, his Jewish parents fled from NaziGermany to [[CanadaEh Canada]], where he was raised and later began his film career. His most prominent roles so far have been as Artie Nielsen in ''{{Warehouse ''Series/{{Warehouse 13}}'' and Leon's father David in ''TheTrotsky'', ''Film/TheTrotsky'', but he has had minor supporting roles in episodes of ''{{Frasier}}'', ''LawAndOrder'', ''CurbYourEnthusiasm'', ''Series/{{Frasier}}'', ''Series/LawAndOrder'', ''Series/CurbYourEnthusiasm'', ''Series/StarTrekTheNextGeneration'', ''Series/StargateSG1'', ''Series/{{Leverage}}'', ''{{Psych}}'', ''Series/{{Psych}}'', and ''Series/PersonOfInterest'', as well as films like ''Film/{{Unforgiven}}'', ''TrueRomance'' ''Film/TrueRomance'' and ''WallStreet''.''Film/WallStreet''. He has also written a play called ''Terrible Advice'' that premiered in September of 2011.


Saul Rubinek is a Canadian actor [[{{Typecasting}} commonly cast in]] roles as an AmbiguouslyJewish friendly [[ParentalSubstitute father figure]], a RulesLawyer, or TheProfessor. Born in 1948, his Jewish parents fled from NaziGermany to [[CanadaEh Canada]], where he was raised and later began his film career. His most prominent roles so far have been as Artie Nielsen in ''{{Warehouse 13}}'' and Leon's father David in ''TheTrotsky'', but he has had minor supporting roles in episodes of ''{{Frasier}}'', ''LawAndOrder'', ''CurbYourEnthusiasm'', ''Series/StarTrekTheNextGeneration'', ''Series/StargateSG1'', ''Series/{{Leverage}}'', and ''{{Psych}}'', as well as films like ''Film/{{Unforgiven}}'', ''TrueRomance'' and ''WallStreet''. He has also written a play called ''Terrible Advice'' that is set to premiere in September of 2011.

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Saul Rubinek is a Canadian actor [[{{Typecasting}} commonly cast in]] roles as an AmbiguouslyJewish friendly [[ParentalSubstitute father figure]], a RulesLawyer, or TheProfessor. Born in 1948, his Jewish parents fled from NaziGermany to [[CanadaEh Canada]], where he was raised and later began his film career. His most prominent roles so far have been as Artie Nielsen in ''{{Warehouse 13}}'' and Leon's father David in ''TheTrotsky'', but he has had minor supporting roles in episodes of ''{{Frasier}}'', ''LawAndOrder'', ''CurbYourEnthusiasm'', ''Series/StarTrekTheNextGeneration'', ''Series/StargateSG1'', ''Series/{{Leverage}}'', and ''{{Psych}}'', and ''Series/PersonOfInterest'', as well as films like ''Film/{{Unforgiven}}'', ''TrueRomance'' and ''WallStreet''. He has also written a play called ''Terrible Advice'' that is set to premiere premiered in September of 2011.


* CelebrityResemblance: Just how much does he look like [[http://www.exposay.com/celebrity-photos/paul-bradley-wellchild-awards-2012-1j3uTM.jpg Paul Bradley]] (aka Elliott Hope, HolbyCity actor?)

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* CelebrityResemblance: Just how much does he look like [[http://www.exposay.com/celebrity-photos/paul-bradley-wellchild-awards-2012-1j3uTM.jpg Paul Bradley]] (aka Elliott Hope, HolbyCity ''Series/HolbyCity'' actor?)

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Saul Rubinek is a Canadian actor [[{{Typecasting}} commonly cast in]] roles as an AmbiguouslyJewish friendly [[ParentalSubstitute father figure]], a RulesLawyer, or TheProfessor. Born in 1948, his Jewish parents fled from NaziGermany to [[CanadaEh Canada]], where he was raised and later began his film career. His most prominent roles so far have been as Artie Nielsen in ''{{Warehouse 13}}'' and Leon's father David in ''TheTrotsky'', but he has had minor supporting roles in episodes of ''{{Frasier}}'', ''LawAndOrder'', ''CurbYourEnthusiasm'', ''Series/StarTrekTheNextGeneration'', ''Series/StargateSG1'', ''Series/{{Leverage}}'', and ''{{Psych}}'', as well as films like ''Film/{{Unforgiven}}'', ''TrueRomance'' and ''WallStreet''. He has also written a play called ''Terrible Advice'' that is set to premiere in September of 2011.

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!!Tropes commonly associated with Saul Rubinek or his roles:
* BadassBookworm: Not quite as {{badass}} in RealLife, but brilliant in all cases.
* {{Cameo}}: For being a well known and liked actor, most of his roles are as {{Bit Character}}s, although RetroactiveRecognition may play a large part in this.
* CelebrityResemblance: Just how much does he look like [[http://www.exposay.com/celebrity-photos/paul-bradley-wellchild-awards-2012-1j3uTM.jpg Paul Bradley]] (aka Elliott Hope, HolbyCity actor?)
* EncyclopaedicKnowledge: See OneOfUs below.
* EveryoneIsChristianAtChristmas: Was the centre of the {{Warehouse 13}} ChristmasSpecial.
* IHaveNoSon: Has played characters on both sides of this.
* JewishAndNerdy: In RealLife he's OneOfUs.
* JewishComplaining: In several roles.
* MeanCharacterNiceActor: He had a recurring role as a villain in ''Series/{{Leverage}}''.
* OneOfUs: As a promo for Warehouse 13 he was quizzed about the show. He not only got all the questions right, but [[UpToEleven began lecturing his questioner]] about actual historical technology.
* OneShotCharacter: Many of his early roles.
* TheProfessor

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