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Birth Name: Richard Stephen Dreyfus

Age: 68, born 29 October 1947

Country of origin: United States

Height: 5' 5"

Relationship Status: Married

Partner: Svetlana Erokhin


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"Words And Ideas Can Change The World" (103 items)
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Famous People With Mental Issues (113 items)
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Around the U.S.A. with Listal's members (43 items)
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Published 4 years, 7 months ago 66 comments
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Best Actor Oscar Winners (76 items)
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Description: He was born Richard Stephen Dreyfus in Brooklyn, New York, to Geraldine (Robbins), an activist, and Norman Dreyfus, a restaurateur and attorney. His paternal grandparents were Austro-Hungarian Jewish immigrants, and his mother's family was Russian Jewish. Richard Dreyfuss worked his way up through bit parts (The Graduate (1967), for one) and TV before gaining attention with his portrayal of Baby Face Nelson in John Milius' Dillinger (1973). He gained prominence as a college-bound young man in American Graffiti (1973) and as a nervy Jewish kid with high hopes in The Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz (1974). By the latter part of ... (more)
Tags: Actor (9), American (6), Born 1947 (5), Legend (3), Comedian (3), Oscar Winner (3), Male (2), Jewish (2), Lunatic (1), Film Actor (1), U (1), Great Person (1), Great Actor (1), Main Actor (1), Born In New York (1), Brooklyn New York USA (1), Jew (1), October 29 (1), Born In October (1), Writer (1)
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1. Jaws (1975)
Rating:
7.3
3839 Watched
2. Stand by Me (1986)
Rating:
7.8
2037 Watched
3. The Graduate (1967)
Rating:
7.7
1639 Watched
Rating:
7.3
1591 Watched
5. RED (2010)
Rating:
6.7
1282 Watched




TV

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1. Family Guy (1999)
Rating:
7.4
3709 Watched
2. MythBusters (2003)
Rating:
7.4
1647 Watched
3. Weeds (2005)
Rating:
7.5
1105 Watched
4. The Daily Show (1996)
Rating:
7.5
1008 Watched
Rating:
7.4
945 Watched




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"Born: October 29, 1947 (Age: 68)"


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""An actor's job is not to feel things, but to make the audience feel things.""


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"Words And Ideas Can Change The World" (103 person items)

"Glenn Holland in "Mr. Holland's Opus" 6 points JPHOLT (4), mau (2)"


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List of 'Fan Cast' lists (14 person items)

"Film: Pinocchio Cast: Richard Dreyfuss, Davis Cleveland, Hugh Jackman, Daniel Redcliff List made by: strumpur92 Click here to see the list"


Leo added this to a list 3 years, 3 months ago
Directed by John Badham (79 person items)

"Whose Life Is It Anyway?, Stakeout, Another Stakeout"


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In Character, Staring (part 2) (24 person items)

" Left: You are responding to a very dirty joke. Right: An earthquake survivor trying to lift a huge beam off your screaming wife."


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Razzie Worst Actor nominees (83 person items)

"1980 - The Competition"


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Directed by Oliver Stone (491 person items)

"W."


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""I was 12 going on 13 the first time I saw a dead human being. It happened in the summer of 1959-a long time ago, but only if you measure in terms of years. I was living in a small town in Oregon called Castle Rock. There were only twelve hundred and eighty-one people. But to me, it was the whole world." - The Writer (Stand by Me)"


johanlefourbe added this to a list 4 years, 7 months ago
Around the U.S.A. with Listal's members (43 person items)

" North Carolina represented by JayTrotter "


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They won their first Award after... Actors! (46 person items)

"For: The Goodbye Girl! Year: 1977! After how many movies? 11 Movies! Previously nominated? No! Further wins / nominations: Yes, nominated for 'Mr. Holland's Opus' (1995)"


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Academy Award for Best Actor (74 person items)

"1976 for The Goodbye Girl"


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Directed by Steven Spielberg (311 person items)

"Jaws Close Encounters of the Third Kind Always"


Stehako added this to a list 5 years, 9 months ago
Best Male Performances - 1990s (101 person items)

"#4 as Glenn Holland in "Mr. Holland's Opus" (1995) "


Stehako added this to a list 5 years, 11 months ago
Best Male Performances - 1970s (62 person items)

"#29as Roy Neary in "Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977) #48as Elliot Garfield in "The Goodbye Girl" (1977) #74as Matt Hooper in "Jaws" (1975) #92as Curt in "American Graffiti" (1973) "


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100 Greatest Actors and Where I've Seen Them (100 person items)

"James and the Giant Peach (1996) W. (2008)"


Raquel added this to a list 6 years, 7 months ago
Best Actor Oscar Winners (76 person items)

"For his performance as Elliot Garfield in The Goodbye Girl (1977) Video on Youtube Nominees: ▪ Woody Allen - Annie Hall as Alvy Singer ▪ Richard Burton - Equus as Martin Dysart ▪ Marcello Mastroianni - A Special Day as Gabriele ▪ John Travolta - Saturday Night Fever as Tony Manero Total number of nominations: 2"


Abhi added this to a list 7 years, 2 months ago
Memorable Movie Shrinks (12 person items)

"Silent Fall His patient won't talk in his own voice."



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