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Birth Name: Roy Richard Scheider

Born: 10 November 1932 Died: 10 February 2008

Country of origin: United States

Height: 5' 9"

Relationship Status: Married

Partner: Brenda King


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Description: Lean, angular-faced and authoritatively spoken lead / supporting actor Roy Scheider obviously never heard the old actor's axiom about "never appearing with kids or animals" lest they overshadow your performance. Breaking that rule did him no harm, though, as he achieved pop cult status by finding, fighting and blowing up a 25-foot-long Great White shark (nicknamed "Bruce") in the mega-hit Jaws (1975) and then electrocuting an even bigger Great White in the vastly inferior Jaws 2 (1978). Athletic Scheider was born in November 1932 in Orange, New Jersey, and was a keen sportsman from a young age, competing i ... (more)
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Movies

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Top rated
Most recent
1. Jaws (1975)
Rating:
7.3
4194 Watched
2. The Punisher (2004)
Rating:
6
1208 Watched
3. Naked Lunch (1991)
Rating:
7.2
756 Watched
Rating:
7.8
754 Watched
5. Jaws 2 (1978)
Rating:
5.2
714 Watched




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1. Family Guy (1998)
Rating:
7.2
4085 Watched
Rating:
7.4
1021 Watched
Rating:
7.2
590 Watched
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6.9
552 Watched
Rating:
5.7
362 Watched





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Agent Kermit D. Fonz added this to a list 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Gone, but not forgotten (587 person items)

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Stehako added this to a list 9 months, 3 weeks ago
Famous Actors Final Roles are... Animated? (31 person items)

"as the Narrator and Himself in episodes of "Family Guy" (2009) Year of Death: 2008"


Nattkrypet added this to a list 11 months, 2 weeks ago
My Favorite Actors (Who even can save Shit!) (201 person items)

" If there ever was an actor that I genuinely like everytime he shows up, even in direct-to-video and TV drivel it must be Roy. He did almost nothing of value in his last fifteen, twenty years except showing up on set and doing professional work and being himself, but I like him for it. "


SwtChaos added this to a list 1 year ago
Celebrities who have been diagnosed with Cancer (123 person items)

"Diagnosed with: Multiple Myeloma Diagnosed in: 2004 Additional Info: Underwent a bone marrow transplant to treat the cancer in June 2005 however the cancer progressed. On February 10, 2008, he died of multiple myeloma at the age of 75"


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R.I.P, Legend. (122 person items)

"November 10,1932 - February 10,2008 "


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