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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.


Sweetwater Maurice Podoloff 2023-04-14
Elizabeth Montgomery: A Bewitched Life Self 2023-04-16
Nazis at Nuremberg: The Lost Testimony Narrator (voice) 2022-12-05
Save Christmas Santa 2022-12-01
Murder at Yellowstone City Edgar 2022-06-24
Crime Story Ben Myers 2021-08-13
Every Last One of Them Murphy 2021-10-22
Audrey Self - Actor 2020-11-30
Daughter of the Wolf Father 2019-06-14
Polar Porter 2019-01-25
Astronaut Angus 2019-07-26
The Last Laugh Buddy Green 2019-01-11
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
Caserta Palace Dream Luigi Vanvitelli 2014-03-18
And the Oscar Goes to... Self (archive footage) 2014-02-01
Squatters David Silverman 2014-05-14
Milius Self 2013-03-09
Paranoia Frank Cassidy 2013-08-14
Very Good Girls Danny 2013-01-22
Cas & Dylan Dr. Cas Pepper 2013-09-17
The Two Million Year Old Boy Narrator 2012-01-26
Casting By Self 2012-11-01
Jaws: The Inside Story Self 2010-06-16
RED Alexander Dunning 2010-10-13
Piranha 3D Matthew Boyd 2010-08-20
I Knew It Was You: Rediscovering John Cazale Self 2009-01-16
Waking Sleeping Beauty David 'Dave' Whiteman (archive footage) 2009-09-05
Leaves of Grass Pug Rothbaum 2009-09-13
My Life in Ruins Irv Gideon 2009-06-05
The Shark Is Still Working: The Impact & Legacy of 'Jaws' Self 2009-05-02
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
AFI: 100 Years... 100 Movies... 10th Anniversary Edition Self 2007-06-20
The Man Who Shot Chinatown: The Life and Work of John A. Alonzo Self 2007-01-01
Poseidon Richard Nelson 2006-05-10
Boffo! Tinseltown's Bombs and Blockbusters Self 2006-06-13
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
Teddy Roosevelt: An American Lion Theodore Roosevelt 2003-05-27
The John Garfield Story Self 2003-02-03
Easy Riders, Raging Bulls: How the Sex, Drugs and Rock 'n' Roll Generation Saved Hollywood Self 2003-03-09
Manassas: End of Innocence Narrator 2002-02-19
The Making of 'Close Encounters of the Third Kind' Self 2001-05-08
Who Is Cletis Tout? Micah Donnelly 2001-09-12
R2-D2: Beneath the Dome Self 2001-11-25
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer & the Island of Misfit Toys Scoop the Snowman (voice) 2001-10-14
The Day Reagan Was Shot Alexander Haig 2001-12-09
The Old Man Who Read Love Stories 2001-03-07
In Search of Peace Yitzhak Rabin (voice) 2001-09-21
The Crew Bobby Bartellemeo / Narrator 2000-08-21
Walking the Tracks: The Summer of Stand by Me Self 2000-08-29
Fail Safe President 2000-04-09
Lansky Meyer Lansky 1999-02-27
The Making of 'American Graffiti' Himself 1998-09-15
Krippendorf's Tribe Prof. Krippendorf 1998-02-27
Lost at Sea: The Search for Longitude Narrator 1998-10-06
Audrey Hepburn: The Fairest Lady Self 1997-03-21
In the Teeth of Jaws Self 1997-01-01
Oliver Twist Fagin 1997-05-15
Frank Capra's American Dream Self 1997-01-01
The Call of the Wild: Dog of the Yukon Narrator (voice) 1997-06-22
James and the Giant Peach Centipede (voice) 1996-04-12
Night Falls on Manhattan Sam Vigoda 1996-10-22
Mad Dog Time Vic 1996-11-08
The Universal Story Himself 1996-04-21
The American President Senator Rumson 1995-11-17
The Last Word Larry 1995-08-27
The Making of 'Jaws' Self 1995-11-28
Mr. Holland's Opus Glenn Holland 1995-12-29
It's Alive: The True Story of Frankenstein Self 1994-10-25
Silent Fall Dr. Jake Rainer 1994-10-28
Another Stakeout Det. Chris Lecce 1993-07-22
Lost in Yonkers Louie Kurnitz 1993-05-14
Lincoln William Tecumsah Sherman (voice) 1992-12-26
The Johnstown Flood narrator 1992-11-04
Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead The Player 1991-02-08
What About Bob? Dr. Leo Marvin 1991-05-17
Prisoner of Honor Col. Picquart 1991-11-02
Once Around Sam Sharpe 1991-01-18
Postcards from the Edge Doctor Frankenthal 1990-09-14
Always Pete Sandich 1989-12-22
Liberian Girl Richard Dreyfuss 1989-07-04
Let It Ride Jay Trotter 1989-08-18
James Stewart: A Wonderful Life Self 1988-11-22
Moon Over Parador Jack Noah 1988-09-09
Stakeout Det. Chris Lecce 1987-08-05
Nuts Aaron Levinsky 1987-11-20
Citizen Steve Jedediah 1987-01-01
Tin Men Bill 'BB' Babowsky 1987-03-06
Stand by Me The Writer 1986-08-08
Down and Out in Beverly Hills Dave Whiteman 1986-01-31
Night of 100 Stars II Self 1985-03-10
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
Close Encounters of the Third Kind Roy Neary 1977-12-14
The Sentinel Man on sidewalk talking to girl in red sweater (uncredited) 1977-01-07
The Making of 'The Goodbye Girl' Self 1977-01-01
The Goodbye Girl Elliot Garfield 1977-11-27
Victory at Entebbe Colonel Yonatan 'Yonni' Netanyahu 1976-12-13
Inserts Boy Wonder 1975-02-20
Jaws Matt Hooper 1975-06-20
The Second Coming of Suzanne Clavius 1974-10-04
New England Our Way Himself 1974-12-09
The Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz Duddy 1974-04-11
American Graffiti Curt Henderson 1973-08-11
Catch-22 Yossarian 1973-05-21
Me Greg 1973-11-28
Dillinger Baby Face Nelson 1973-07-20
The Shadow of a Gunman Tommy Owen 1972-12-04
Two for the Money Morris Gap 1972-02-26
Hello Down There Harold Webster 1969-01-01
The Young Runaways Terry 1968-09-11
Valley of the Dolls Assistant Stage Manager (uncredited) 1967-12-27
The Graduate Boarding House Resident (uncredited) 1967-12-21
I Refuse to Kill: He Went to War with War Self
Waltzing With Brando Seymour Kraft