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Richard Dreyfuss

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Richard Dreyfuss

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Full Name: Richard Stephen Dreyfuss
Born: October 29, 1947
Brooklyn, New York, USA
Occupation: actor
Nationality: American


Richard Stephen Dreyfuss is an American actor best known for starring in American Graffiti, Jaws, Stand By Me, Close Encounters of the Third Kind, Down and Out in Beverly Hills, The Goodbye Girl, Always, 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.

The Two Georges is his only novel.

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