Richard Dreyfuss

Actor · Producer · Executive Producer
IVA Star Rating : 83
Richard Stephen Dreyfuss is an American actor best known for starring in popular films between the 1970s and 1990s, including American Graffiti, Jaws, Stand by Me, Close Encounters of the Third Kind, Down and Out in Beverly Hills, The Goodbye Girl, Tin Men, Stakeout, Always, What About Bob? and Mr. Holland's Opus.

Richard Stephen Dreyfuss is an American actor best known for starring in popular films between the 1970s and 1990s, including American Graffiti, Jaws, Stand by Me, Close Encounters of the Third Kind, Down and Out in Beverly Hills, The Goodbye Girl, Tin Men, Stakeout, Always, What About Bob? and Mr. Holland's Opus.

Birth Name

Richard Stephen Dreyfus

Born

Wednesday, 29 October 1947

Links

Actor Filmography

Spinning Gold Morris Levy 2021
Astronaut Angus / Angus Stewart 2019
Daughter of the Wolf Father 2019
Polar Porter 2019
The Last Laugh Buddy Green 2019
Asher Avi 2018
Bayou Caviar Yuri 2018
Book Club George 2018
Spielberg Himself - Actor 2017
Shots Fired Arlen Cox 2017
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

Spinning Gold Morris Levy 2021
Astronaut Angus / Angus Stewart 2019
Daughter of the Wolf Father 2019
Polar Porter 2019
The Last Laugh Buddy Green 2019
Asher Avi 2018
Bayou Caviar Yuri 2018
Book Club George 2018
Spielberg Himself - Actor 2017
Shots Fired Arlen Cox 2017
Classic Hollywood Cinemas Himself 2016
The Late Show with Stephen Colbert Self - Guest 2015
Zipper George Hiller 2015
Your Family or Mine Louis 2015
Squatters David 2014
The Real History of Science Fiction Himself - Roy Neary: Close Encounters of the Third Kind, Himself 2014
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Himself 2014
And the Oscar Goes To... Himself (archive footage) 2014
Minuscule: Valley Of The Lost Ants 2013
Milius Himself 2013
Cas & Dylan Dr. Cas Pepper 2013
Celebrity Page Himself 2013
Paranoia Frank Cassidy 2013
Very Good Girls Danny 2013
Casting By Himself 2012
Coma Professor Hillside 2012
No Himself (archive footage) 2012
PoliticKING with Larry King Self - Guest 2012
Sabrina Parisi Awards & Fashion Facts Himself 2012
Shakespeare High Himself 2012
Welcome to the Basement Himself (archive footage) 2012
Red Alexander Dunning 2010
Piranha 3D Matt Boyd 2010
Jaws: The Inside Story Himself 2010
The Lightkeepers Seth 2010
Parenthood Gilliam T. Blount 2010
Leaves Of Grass Pug Rothbaum 2009
My Life In Ruins Irv 2009
I Knew It Was You: Rediscovering John Cazale Himself 2009
W. Dick Cheney 2008
America Betrayed Himself 2008
Tin Man Mystic Man 2007
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness Hooper 2007
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Movies: 10th Anniversary Edition Himself 2007
The Shark Is Still Working: The Impact & Legacy of 'Jaws' Himself 2007
The Man Who Shot Chinatown: The Life and Work of John A. Alonzo Himself 2007
Rachael Ray Himself 2006
Boffo! Tinseltown's Bombs and Blockbusters Himself 2006
Poseidon Richard Nelson 2006
20 to 1 Himself (archive footage) 2005
Weeds Warren Schiff 2005
The Adventures of Errol Flynn Himself - Actor 2005
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson Himself - Guest 2005
Silver City Chuck Raven 2004
Naked Science Narrator 2004
A Legacy of Filmmakers: The Early Years of American Zoetrope Narrator 2004
The Insider Himself 2004
Coast to Coast Barnaby Pierce 2004
TR: An American Lion Theodore Roosevelt 2003
Easy Riders, Raging Bulls: How the Sex, Drugs and Rock 'N' Roll Generation Saved Hollywood Himself 2003
Real Time with Bill Maher Self - Guest 2003
The John Garfield Story Himself 2003
Jimmy Kimmel Live! Himself 2003
MythBusters Matt Hooper 2003
HypaSpace Himself 2002
The Day Reagan Was Shot Alexander Haig 2001
R2-D2: Beneath the Dome Himself 2001
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer & the Island of Misfit Toys Scoop the Snowman 2001
The Education of Max Bickford Max Bickford 2001
Who Is Cletis Tout? Micah Donnelly 2001
The Old Man Who Read Love Stories Antonio Bolivar 2001
In Search Of Peace Yitzhak Rabin 2001
Walking the Tracks: The Summer of Stand by Me Narrator 2000
The Crew Narrator 2000
Fail Safe President 2000
Close Encounters: Proof of Alien Contact Himself (archive footage) 2000
Lansky Meyer Lansky 1999
Family Guy Narrator / Richard Dreyfuss, Richard Dreyfuss 1999
VH-1 Where Are They Now? Himself 1999
Lost at Sea: The Search for Longitude Narrator 1998
The Making of 'American Graffiti' Himself 1998
Krippendorf's Tribe Krippendorf 1998
The Wonderful World of Disney Fagin 1997
The View Himself 1997
The Call of the Wild Narrator 1997
Night Falls On Manhattan Sam Vigoda 1997
Frank Capra's American Dream Himself 1997
In the Teeth of Jaws Himself 1997
Michael Jackson: HIStory on Film - Volume II Himself (segment "Liberian Girl") 1997
Mad Dog Time Vic 1996
Life and Times Himself - Narrator 1996
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah Self - Guest 1996
James And The Giant Peach Centipede (voice) 1996
E! True Hollywood Story Himself 1996
Mr. Holland's Opus Glenn Holland 1996
The Making of 'Jaws' Himself 1995
The American President Senator Rumson 1995
The Frank Skinner Show Himself 1995
The Last Word Larry 1995
Silent Fall Dr. Jake Rainer 1994
It's Alive: The True Story of Frankenstein Himself 1994
Extra with Billy Bush Self (archive footage), Self 1994
Inside the Actors Studio Himself 1994
Another Stakeout Chris Lecce 1993
Lost In Yonkers Louie Kurnitz 1993
Lincoln William Tecumsah Sherman (voice) 1992
HBO First Look Himself 1992
Prisoner Of Honor Col. Picquart 1991
What About Bob? Dr. Leo Marvin 1991
Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead The Player 1991
Once Around Sam Sharpe 1991
Postcards From The Edge Doctor Frankenthal 1990
American Chronicles Narrator 1990
Always Pete Sandich 1989
Let It Ride Jay Trotter 1989
American Experience Narrator 1988
Moon Over Parador Jack Noah / President Alphonse Simms 1988
Nuts Aaron Levinsky 1987
Stakeout Chris Lecce 1987
Tin Men Bill 'BB' Babowsky 1987
Citizen Steve Himself - Jedediah 1987
Stand by Me The Writer 1986
Comic Relief Himself 1986
Down and Out in Beverly Hills Dave Whiteman 1986
The Buddy System Joe 1984
AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Frank Capra Himself - Audience Member (uncredit) 1982
Whose Life Is It Anyway? Ken Harrison 1982
The Competition Paul Dietrich 1980
The Big Fix Moses Wine 1978
The Goodbye Girl Elliot Garfield 1977
Close Encounters of the Third Kind Roy Neary 1977
The Sentinel Man on sidewalk talking to girl in red sweater (uncredited) 1977
Victory at Entebbe Colonel Yonatan 'Yonni' Netanyahu 1976
Saturday Night Live Roy Neary / Various / Self - Host 1975
Jaws Matt Hooper / Hooper 1975
Inserts Boy Wonder 1975
Dinah! Himself 1974
The Second Coming of Suzanne Clavius 1974
The Apprenticeship Of Duddy Kravitz Duddy 1974
American Graffiti Curt 1973
Dillinger Baby Face Nelson 1973
A Touch of Grace Donald 1973
Two for the Money Morris Gap 1972
The New Dick Van Dyke Show Tony Injijikian 1971
The Young Lawyers Mike Chester 1969
The New People Dr. Owen Rudd 1969
Room 222 Stan Siebert 1969
The Bold Ones: The New Doctors Dr. Ralph Tolliver 1969
Hello Down There Harold Webster 1969
Mod Squad Caleb Dunne, Curtis Bell 1968
The Ghost & Mrs. Muir Mark Finley 1968
The Young Runaways Terry 1968
Valley of the Dolls Assistant Stage Manager (uncredited) 1967
The Graduate Boarding House Resident 1967
Judd for the Defense Larry Corning 1967
The Second Hundred Years Ben Jr. 1967
Dream Girl of '67 Himself - Bachelor Judge 1966
Occasional Wife Rudolph 1966
The Felony Squad Herbie Aroon 1966
Hey, Landlord Harold, Warren 1966
That Girl Johnny Arthur 1966
The Big Valley Lud Akely 1965
Gidget Norman 1965
Please Don't Eat the Daisies Glen 1965
Karen David Rowe III 1964
Bewitched Rodney 1964
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Himself 1962
The Mike Douglas Show Himself - Actor 1961
Ben Casey 1961
Gunsmoke Gearshon Gorofsky 1955
The Magical World of Disney Himself 1954

Producer Filmography

1996 Oscar Best Actor in a Leading Role Nominated
1996 Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama Nominated
1988 Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture Nominated
1978 Oscar Best Actor in a Leading Role Won
1978 Golden Globe Best Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical Won
1974 Golden Globe Best Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical Nominated
  • 1
1 - 6 of 6 items
Ouch! Looks like something broke. Try reloading this page. 🗙