Richard Dreyfuss
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Richard Dreyfuss

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, The Goodbye Girl, Stakeout, Always, What About Bob? 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. Description above from the Wikipedia article Richard Dreyfuss, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Richard Dreyfuss's Highest grossing Movies

Richard Dreyfuss's Highest Rated Movies

Richard Dreyfuss is known for:

Richard Dreyfuss Movie Credits

American Graffiti

Character : Curt Henderson

Close Encounters of the Third Kind

Character : Roy Neary

Mr. Holland's Opus

Character : Glenn Holland



Character : Det. Chris Lecce

Tin Men

Character : Bill 'BB' Babowsky


Character : Pete Sandich

Krippendorf's Tribe

Character : Prof. Krippendorf

Whose Life Is It Anyway?

Character : Ken Harrison


Character : Boy Wonder

Another Stakeout

Character : Det. Chris Lecce

Lost in Yonkers

Character : Louie Kurnitz

Moon Over Parador

Character : Jack Noah

The Competition

Character : Paul Dietrich

The Big Fix

Character : Moses Wine

The Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz

Character : Duddy

The Goodbye Girl

Character : Elliot Garfield

The Buddy System

Character : Joe

Once Around

Character : Sam Sharpe

Silent Fall

Character : Dr. Jacob W. Jake' Rainer

Mad Dog Time

Character : Vic

The Old Man Who Read Love Stories

Character : No character defined

Oliver Twist

Character : Fagin

The Lightkeepers

Character : Seth

Let It Ride

Character : Jay Trotter

The Crew

Character : Bobby Bartellemeo / Narrator

The Day Reagan Was Shot

Character : Alexander Haig


Character : Meyer Lansky

Teddy Roosevelt: An American Lion

Character : Theodore Roosevelt

Walking the Tracks: The Summer of Stand by Me

Character : Himself

A Legacy of Filmmakers: The Early Years of American Zoetrope

Character : Narrator

The Two Million Year Old Boy

Character : Narator


Character : David Silverman

Prisoner of Honor

Character : Col. Picquart


Character : Richard Nelson


Character : Matt Hooper

What About Bob?

Character : Dr. Leo Marvin

Fail Safe

Character : President


Character : Aaron Levinsky

Silver City

Character : Chuck Raven

The Call of the Wild: Dog of the Yukon

Character : Narrator (voice)

The Shark Is Still Working: The Impact & Legacy of Jaws

Character : Self

Cas & Dylan

Character : Dr. Cas Pepper

Coast to Coast

Character : Barnaby Pierce

My Life in Ruins

Character : Irv Gideon

Caserta Palace Dream

Character : Luigi Vanvitelli

America Betrayed

Character : Narrator

Third Party President: Citizen Rocky

Character : himself

Lost at Sea: The Search for Longitude

Character : Narrator

The Universal Story

Character : Himself

The Last Laugh

Character : Buddy Green

Killing Winston Jones

Character : Winston Jones


Character : Angus

The Johnstown Flood

Character : narrator

Manassas: End of Innocence

Character : Narrator

Crime Story

Character : Ben Myers

Leaves of Grass

Character : Pug Rothbaum

Down and Out in Beverly Hills

Character : Dave Whiteman

Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead

Character : The Player

The Making of Jaws

Character : Himself


Character : Self

Ocean of Fear

Character : Narrator

Every Last One of Them

Character : Murphy

Who Is Cletis Tout?

Character : Micah Donnelly

The Second Coming of Suzanne

Character : Clavius


Character : George Hiller

The Making of 'Close Encounters of the Third Kind'

Character : Himself

Bayou Caviar

Character : Yuri


Character : Avi

Stephen Fry: The Secret Life of the Manic Depressive

Character : Himself

New England Our Way

Character : Himself

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer & the Island of Misfit Toys

Character : Scoop the Snowman (voice)

The Man Who Shot Chinatown: The Life and Work of John A. Alonzo

Character : Self

Victory at Entebbe

Character : Colonel Yonatan 'Yonni' Netanyahu

Postcards From the Edge

Character : Doctor Frankenthal

Very Good Girls

Character : Danny

AFI: 100 Years... 100 Movies... 10th Anniversary Edition

Character : Himself

Daughter of the Wolf

Character : Father

Two for the Money

Character : Morris Gap

In the Teeth of Jaws

Character : Self

James and the Giant Peach

Character : Centipede (voice)

It's Alive: The True Story of Frankenstein

Character : Self

Hello Down There

Character : Harold Webster

The Last Word

Character : Larry

The Making of 'American Graffiti'

Character : Himself

Murder at Yellowstone City

Character : Edgar


Character : Dick Cheney


Character : Frank Cassidy

Boffo! Tinseltown's Bombs and Blockbusters

Character : Himself


Character : Baby Face Nelson

Night Falls on Manhattan

Character : Sam Vigoda

Frank Capra's American Dream

Character : Himself

The Young Runaways

Character : Terry

Book Club

Character : George

James Stewart: A Wonderful Life

Character : Self

The John Garfield Story

Character : Self

The Adventures of Errol Flynn

Character : Self - Actor

I Knew It Was You: Rediscovering John Cazale

Character : Himself

Piranha 3D

Character : Matthew Boyd


Character : Himself


Character : Self


Character : Alexander Dunning

The American President

Character : Senator Bob Rumson

The Graduate

Character : Boarding House Student


Character : Porter

Stand by Me

Character : The Writer

Easy Riders, Raging Bulls: How the Sex, Drugs and Rock 'n' Roll Generation Saved Hollywood

Character : Self

R2-D2: Beneath the Dome

Character : Self

In Search of Peace

Character : Yitzhak Rabin (voice)

Valley of the Dolls

Character : Assistant Stage Manager (uncredited)

The Sentinel

Character : Man on sidewalk talking to girl in red sweater (uncredited)


Character : William Tecumsah Sherman (voice)

Casting By

Character : Self

Liberian Girl

Character : No character defined

And the Oscar Goes To...

Character : Self (archive footage)

Richard Dreyfuss Tv Credits


Character : No character defined

The View

Character : Self


Character : Gearshon Gorofsky

Room 222

Character : No character defined

The Mod Squad

Character : No character defined

The Education of Max Bickford

Character : Max Bickford

The New People

Character : No character defined

Felony Squad

Character : No character defined

Tin Man

Character : Mystic Man

Ben Casey

Character : No character defined

The Oscars

Character : Self

Inside the Actors Studio

Character : Self

Family Guy

Character : Richard Dreyfuss / Narrator (voice)

That Girl

Character : No character defined

The Daily Show with Trevor Noah

Character : Self

The Tonight Show with Jay Leno

Character : No character defined


Character : No character defined

Occasional Wife

Character : No character defined

Hey, Landlord

Character : No character defined

Judd for the Defense

Character : No character defined


Character : David Rowe III

The Frank Skinner Show

Character : No character defined

Where Are They Now?

Character : No character defined

The Wonderful World of Disney

Character : No character defined

A Touch of Grace

Character : No character defined

Saturday Night Live

Character : Self - Host / Roy Neary / Various


Character : Professor Hillside

Your Family or Mine

Character : Louis


Character : Warren Schiff


Character : Bernie Madoff

Shots Fired

Character : Arlen Cox

Ocean of Fear

Character : Narrator (voice)

The Rosie O'Donnell Show

Character : Self - Guest

The Reichen Show

Character : Self

Happiness Isn't Everything

Character : Jerry Hamburger

The Real History of Science Fiction

Character : Himself

AFI's 100 Years... 100 Movies

Character : Self


Character : Self

Great Performances

Character : self

The Great Celebrity Bake Off for SU2C

Character : Self

Family Guy

Character : Richard Dreyfuss (voice)