Paul Herman (born March 29, 1946) is an American actor.
His appearances in movies include Once Upon a Time in America, At Close Range, We Own the Night, Heat, Crazy Heart, Sleepers, Cop Land, Silver Linings Playbook, The Fan, Analyze That, and American Hustle. He also had a recurring role on The Sopranos as "Beansie" Gaeta, as well as another HBO series, Entourage, as Vincent Chase's accountant, Marvin.
He has also played minor background characters in Martin Scorsese's Goodfellas as The Pittsburgh Connection; and, in the montage sequence 'Back Home, Years Ago' in Scorsese's Casino, as a gambler who rushes to the phone booth to place the same bet that Sam Rothstein (Robert De Niro) did, confident it will be profitable.
In 2009's Crazy Heart, Herman played the manager of Jeff Bridges' character.
He was a co-owner of Columbus Cafe along with Mikhail Baryshnikov. It was located on Columbus Avenue near Lincoln Center.