Richard Stephen Dreyfuss

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Richard Stephen Dreyfuss

Birthdate: (67)
Birthplace: Brooklyn, Kings County, NY, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Norman Dreyfuss and Geraldine Dreyfuss
Husband of <private> Dreyfuss (Erokhin)
Ex-husband of <private> Dreyfuss (Rain) and <private> Dreyfuss (Lacey)
Father of <private> Dreyfuss; <private> Dreyfuss and <private> Dreyfuss
Brother of <private> Dreyfuss and Cathy Dreyfuss

Occupation: Actor
Managed by: Jeffrey Eric Meyerson
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Immediate Family

    • <private> Dreyfuss (Rain)
    • <private> Dreyfuss
    • <private> Dreyfuss
    • <private> Dreyfuss
    • <private> Dreyfuss (Lacey)
    • <private> Dreyfuss (Erokhin)
    • <private> Dreyfuss

About Richard Stephen Dreyfuss

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Richard Dreyfuss Richard Dreyfuss Cannes 2013.jpg Dreyfuss at the 2013 Cannes Film Festival Born Richard Stephen Dreyfus[1] October 29, 1947 (age 66) Brooklyn, New York, U.S. Occupation Actor Years active 1964–present Spouse(s) Jeramie Rain (1983–1995) Janelle Lacey (1999–2005) Svetlana Erokhin (2006–present) Children 3 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, and The Goodbye Girl.

Dreyfuss won the Academy Award for Best Actor in 1978 for The Goodbye Girl (1977), 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. -------------------- How is he his own half brother?

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Richard Stephen Dreyfuss's Timeline

October 29, 1947
Brooklyn, Kings County, NY, USA
March 20, 1983
Age 35
Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, United States
August 1995
Age 47
May 30, 1999
Age 51
Age 57
March 16, 2006
Age 58