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Richard Dreyfuss

1947-10-29 Brooklyn, New York, USA

Image of Richard Dreyfuss


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.


Every Last One of Them Murphy 2021-10-22
Crime Story Ben Myers 2021-08-13
Audrey Self 2020-11-30
Astronaut Angus 2019-07-26
Daughter of the Wolf Father 2019-06-14
The Last Laugh Buddy Green 2019-01-11
Polar Porter 2019-01-25
Bayou Caviar Yuri 2018-10-05
Asher Avi 2018-12-07
Book Club George 2018-05-18
Spielberg Self 2017-10-05
Third Party President: Citizen Rocky himself 2016-09-19
Zipper George Hiller 2015-08-28
And the Oscar Goes To... 2014-02-01
Caserta Palace Dream Luigi Vanvitelli 2014-03-18
Squatters David Silverman 2014-05-14
Cas & Dylan Dr. Cas Pepper 2013-09-17
Very Good Girls Danny 2013-01-22
Paranoia Frank Cassidy 2013-08-14
Milius Himself 2013-03-09
Casting By Self 2012-09-09
The Two Million Year Old Boy Narator 2011-08-04
RED Alexander Dunning 2010-10-13
Piranha 3D Matthew Boyd 2010-08-20
I Knew It Was You: Rediscovering John Cazale Himself 2009-01-16
My Life in Ruins Irv Gideon 2009-06-05
Leaves of Grass Pug Rothbaum 2009-09-13
The Lightkeepers Seth 2009-12-18
W. Dick Cheney 2008-10-17
America Betrayed Narrator 2008-01-01
Ocean of Fear Narrator 2007-07-29
The Shark Is Still Working: The Impact & Legacy of Jaws Himself 2007-01-01
AFI: 100 Years... 100 Movies... 10th Anniversary Edition Himself 2007-06-20
The Man Who Shot Chinatown: The Life and Work of John A. Alonzo Self 2007-01-01
Boffo! Tinseltown's Bombs and Blockbusters Himself 2006-06-13
Stephen Fry: The Secret Life of the Manic Depressive Himself 2006-09-19
Poseidon Richard Nelson 2006-05-10
The Adventures of Errol Flynn Self - Actor 2005-04-05
A Legacy of Filmmakers: The Early Years of American Zoetrope Narrator 2004-09-14
Coast to Coast Barnaby Pierce 2004-04-03
Silver City Chuck Raven 2004-09-17
The John Garfield Story Self 2003-02-03
Teddy Roosevelt: An American Lion Theodore Roosevelt 2003-05-27
Easy Riders, Raging Bulls: How the Sex, Drugs and Rock 'n' Roll Generation Saved Hollywood Himself 2003-03-09
The Making of 'Close Encounters of the Third Kind' Himself 2001-05-08
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer & the Island of Misfit Toys Scoop the Snowman (voice) 2001-10-14
Who Is Cletis Tout? Micah Donnelly 2001-09-12
The Day Reagan Was Shot Alexander Haig 2001-12-09
Le Vieux qui lisait des romans d'amour 2001-03-07
R2-D2: Beneath the Dome Self 2001-11-25
In Search of Peace Yitzhak Rabin (voice) 2001-09-21
Walking the Tracks: The Summer of Stand by Me Himself 2000-08-29
Fail Safe President 2000-04-09
The Crew Bobby Bartellemeo / Narrator 2000-08-21
Lansky Meyer Lansky 1999-02-27
Krippendorf's Tribe Prof. Krippendorf 1998-02-27
The Making of 'American Graffiti' Himself 1998-09-15
Lost at Sea: The Search for Longitude Narrator 1998-10-06
The Call of the Wild: Dog of the Yukon Narrator (voice) 1997-06-22
Frank Capra's American Dream Himself 1997-01-01
Oliver Twist Fagin 1997-05-15
Mad Dog Time Vic 1996-11-08
Night Falls on Manhattan Sam Vigoda 1996-10-22
James and the Giant Peach Centipede (voice) 1996-04-12
The Universal Story Himself 1996-04-21
The American President Senator Bob Rumson 1995-11-17
The Making of Jaws Himself 1995-11-28
The Last Word Larry 1995-08-27
Mr. Holland's Opus Glenn Holland 1995-12-29
Silent Fall Dr. Jacob W. "Jake" Rainer 1994-10-28
It's Alive: The True Story of Frankenstein Himself 1994-10-25
Another Stakeout Det. Chris Lecce 1993-07-22
Lost in Yonkers Louie Kurnitz 1993-05-14
The Johnstown Flood narrator 1992-11-04
Lincoln William Tecumsah Sherman (voice) 1992-12-26
Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead The Player 1991-02-08
Once Around Sam Sharpe 1991-01-18
Prisoner of Honor Col. Picquart 1991-11-02
What About Bob? Dr. Leo Marvin 1991-05-17
Postcards From the Edge Doctor Frankenthal 1990-09-14
Always Pete Sandich 1989-12-22
Let It Ride Jay Trotter 1989-08-18
Moon Over Parador Jack Noah / President Alphonse Simms 1988-09-09
James Stewart's Wonderful Life Himself 1988-11-22
Nuts Aaron Levinsky 1987-11-20
Tin Men Bill 'BB' Babowsky 1987-03-06
Stakeout Det. Chris Lecce 1987-08-05
Down and Out in Beverly Hills David 'Dave' Whiteman 1986-01-31
Stand by Me The Writer 1986-08-08
The Buddy System Joe 1984-05-04
Whose Life Is It Anyway? Ken Harrison 1981-12-02
The Competition Paul Dietrich 1980-12-03
The Big Fix Moses Wine 1978-10-06
The Sentinel Man on sidewalk talking to girl in red sweater (uncredited) 1977-01-07
Close Encounters of the Third Kind Roy Neary 1977-11-18
The Goodbye Girl Elliot Garfield 1977-11-27
Victory at Entebbe Colonel Yonatan 'Yonni' Netanyahu 1976-12-13
Inserts Boy Wonder 1975-01-01
Jaws Matt Hooper 1975-06-18
New England Our Way Himself 1974-12-09
The Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz Duddy 1974-04-11
The Second Coming of Suzanne Clavius 1974-10-04
Dillinger Baby Face Nelson 1973-07-20
American Graffiti Curt Henderson 1973-08-01
Two for the Money Morris Gap 1972-02-26
Hello Down There Harold Webster 1969-01-01
The Young Runaways Terry 1968-09-11
The Graduate Boarding House Student 1967-12-21
Valley of the Dolls Assistant Stage Manager (uncredited) 1967-12-27
Manassas: End of Innocence Narrator
Killing Winston Jones Winston Jones