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Richard Dreyfuss

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Richard Stephen Dreyfuss (born October 29, 1947) is an American actor best known for starring in a number of film, television, and theater roles since the late 1960s, including the films American Graffiti, Jaws, Close Encounters of the Third Kind, The Goodbye Girl, Stakeout, Always, What About Bob? and Mr. Holland's Opus. Dreyfuss won the Academy Award for Best Actor in 1977 for The Goodbye Girl, and was nominated in 1995 for Mr. Holland's Opus. He has also won a Golden Globe Award, a BAFTA Award, and was nominated in 2002 for Screen Actors Guild Awards in the Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama Series and Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries categories. Description above from the Wikipedia article Richard Dreyfuss, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Oct 29, 1947 In Brooklyn, New York, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series The Academy Awards 1953-03-18
Latest Project:
Movie Polar 2019-01-25
Known For
Poster of W.
Poster of Weeds
Poster of Oliver Twist
Poster of Frank Capra's American Dream
Movie Polar Porter 2019-01-25
Movie Bayou Caviar Yuri 2018-10-05
Movie Book Club George 2018-05-18
Movie Asher Avi 2018-12-07
Series Shots Fired Arlen Cox 2017-03-22
Movie Spielberg Himself 2017-10-05
Series American Chronicles Unknown 2016
Series Happiness Isn't Everything Jerry Hamburger 2016
Series Madoff Bernie Madoff 2016-02-03
Series Your Family or Mine Louis 2015-04-08
Movie Zipper George Hiller 2015-08-28
Movie Caserta Palace Dream Luigi Vanvitelli 2014-03-18
Movie Squatters David Silverman 2014-05-14
Movie Milius Himself 2013-03-09
Movie Very Good Girls Danny 2013-01-22
Movie Paranoia Frank Cassidy 2013-08-14
Movie Cas & Dylan Dr. Cas Pepper 2013-09-17
Series Coma Professor Hillside 2012-09-03
Movie Casting By Himself 2012-09-09
Movie The Two Million Year Old Boy Narator 2011-08-04
Movie RED Alexander Dunning 2010-10-13
Movie Piranha 3D Matthew Boyd 2010-08-20
Movie I Knew It Was You: Rediscovering John Cazale Himself 2009-01-16
Movie My Life in Ruins Irv Gideon 2009-06-05
Movie The Lightkeepers Seth 2009-12-18
Movie Leaves of Grass Pug Rothbaum 2009-09-13
Movie W. Dick Cheney 2008-10-17
Movie The Shark Is Still Working Himself 2007-01-01
Series Tin Man Mystic Man 2007-12-02
Movie Poseidon Richard Nelson 2006-05-12
Movie Stephen Fry: The Secret Life of the Manic Depressive Himself 2006-09-19
Movie The Adventures of Errol Flynn Himself - Actor 2005-04-05
Series Weeds Warren Schiff 2005-08-07
Movie Coast to Coast Barnaby Pierce 2004-04-03
Movie Silver City Chuck Raven 2004-09-17
Movie A Legacy of Filmmakers: The Early Years of American Zoetrope Narrator 2004-09-14
Movie Easy Riders, Raging Bulls: How the Sex, Drugs and Rock 'N' Roll Generation Saved Hollywood Himself 2003-03-09
Movie Teddy Roosevelt: An American Lion Theodore Roosevelt 2003-05-27
Movie The Old Man Who Read Love Stories 2001-03-07
Movie The Making of 'Close Encounters of the Third Kind' Himself 2001-05-08
Movie Who Is Cletis Tout? Micah Donnelly 2001-09-12
Movie The Day Reagan Was Shot Alexander Haig 2001-12-09
Series The Education of Max Bickford Max Bickford 2001-09-23
Movie The Crew Bobby Bartellemeo / Narrator 2000-08-21
Movie Fail Safe President 2000-04-09
Movie Walking the Tracks: The Summer of Stand by Me Himself 2000-08-29
Movie Lansky Meyer Lansky 1999-02-27
Series Family Guy Unknown 1999-01-31
Series Where Are They Now? Unknown 1999-06-07
Movie Krippendorf's Tribe Prof. Krippendorf 1998-02-27
Movie Frank Capra's American Dream Himself 1997-01-01
Movie Oliver Twist Fagin 1997-01-01
Movie The Call of the Wild: Dog of the Yukon Narrator (voice) 1997-06-22
Series The Wonderful World of Disney Unknown 1997-09-28
Series The View Unknown 1997-08-11
Movie James and the Giant Peach Centipede (voice) 1996-04-12
Series The Daily Show with Trevor Noah Unknown 1996-07-22
Movie Night Falls on Manhattan Sam Vigoda 1996-10-22
Movie Mad Dog Time Vic 1996-11-08
Movie The Last Word Larry 1995-08-27
Series The Frank Skinner Show Unknown 1995-09-10
Movie Mr. Holland's Opus Glenn Holland 1995-12-29
Movie The American President Senator Bob Rumson 1995-11-17
Movie The Making of Steven Spielberg's 'Jaws' Himself 1995-11-28
Series Inside the Actors Studio Unknown 1994-06-01
Movie Silent Fall Dr. Jake Rainer 1994-10-28
Movie It's Alive: The True Story of Frankenstein Himself 1994-10-25
Movie Lost in Yonkers Louie Kurnitz 1993-05-14
Movie Another Stakeout Det. Chris Lecce 1993-07-22
Series The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Unknown 1992-05-25
Movie Lincoln 1992-12-26
Movie Once Around Sam 1991-01-18
Movie Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead The Player 1991-02-08
Movie Prisoner of Honor Col. Picquart 1991-11-02
Movie What About Bob? Dr. Leo Marvin 1991-05-17
Movie Postcards from the Edge Doctor Frankenthal 1990-09-12
Movie Always Pete Sandich 1989-12-22
Movie Let It Ride Jay Trotter 1989-08-18
Movie Moon Over Parador Jack Noah / President Alphonse Simms 1988-09-09
Movie Tin Men Bill 'BB' Babowsky 1987-03-06
Movie Nuts Aaron Levinsky 1987-11-20
Movie Stakeout Det. Chris Lecce 1987-08-05
Movie Down and Out in Beverly Hills David 'Dave' Whiteman 1986-01-31
Movie Stand by Me The Writer 1986-08-08
Movie The Buddy System Joe 1984-05-04
Movie Whose Life Is It Anyway? Ken Harrison 1981-12-02
Movie The Competition Paul Dietrich 1980-12-03
Movie The Big Fix Moses Wine 1978-01-01
Movie Close Encounters of the Third Kind Roy Neary 1977-11-16
Movie The Sentinel Man on sidewalk talking to girl in red sweater (uncredited) 1977-01-07
Movie The Goodbye Girl Elliot Garfield 1977-11-30
Movie Victory at Entebbe Colonel Yonatan 'Yonni' Netanyahu 1976-12-13
Movie Inserts Boy Wonder 1975-01-01
Movie Jaws Matt Hooper 1975-06-18
Series Saturday Night Live Unknown 1975-10-11
Movie The Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz Duddy 1974-04-11
Movie The Second Coming of Suzanne Clavius 1974-10-04
Series A Touch of Grace Unknown 1973-01-20
Movie American Graffiti Curt Henderson 1973-08-01
Movie Dillinger Baby Face Nelson 1973-07-20
Movie Two for the Money Morris Gap 1972-02-27
Movie Hello Down There Harold Webster 1969-01-01
Series The New People Unknown 1969-09-22
Series Room 222 Unknown 1969-09-11
Movie The Young Runaways Terry 1968-09-11
Series The Mod Squad Unknown 1968-09-24
Movie Valley of the Dolls Assistant Stage Manager (uncredited) 1967-12-27
Series Judd for the Defense Unknown 1967-09-08
Movie The Graduate Boarding House Student 1967-12-21
Series Hey, Landlord Unknown 1966-09-11
Series That Girl Unknown 1966-09-08
Series Felony Squad Unknown 1966-09-12
Series Occasional Wife Unknown 1966-09-13
Series Gidget Unknown 1965-09-01
Series Bewitched Unknown 1964-09-17
Series Karen David Rowe III 1964-10-05
Series Ben Casey Unknown 1961-10-02
Series Gunsmoke Unknown 1955-09-10
Series The Academy Awards Unknown 1953-03-18