American actor who played out the popular function of Schwartz in the 1983 film A Xmas Tale. He also made an appearance as the type Roy in the 1996 film Matilda. He previously his initial film role within a Christmas Tale in 1983. He was nominated to get a 2005 Edda Prize and he directed the 2001 film Don’s Plum. He was raised with his family members in Philadelphia, Pa. He made an appearance alongside Peter Billingsley in the 1983 film A Xmas Story.