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Known Credits: 84

Birthday: 1937-08-08

Place of Birth: Los Angeles, California, USA

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Dustin Hoffman

Biography

Dustin Lee Hoffman (born August 8, 1937) is an American actor with a career in film, television, and theatre since 1960. He has been known for his versatile portrayals of antiheroes and vulnerable types of characters. He first drew critical praise for the 1966 Off-Broadway play Eh? for which he won a Theatre World Award and a Drama Desk Award. This was soon followed by his breakthrough movie role as Benjamin Braddock in The Graduate (1967). Since then Hoffman's career has largely been focused in cinema with only sporadic returns to television and the stage. Some of his most noted films are Papillon, Marathon Man, Midnight Cowboy, Little Big Man, Lenny, All the President's Men, Kramer vs. Kramer, Tootsie, Rain Man, and Wag the Dog. Hoffman has won two Academy Awards, five Golden Globes, three BAFTAs, three Drama Desk Awards, a Genie Award, and an Emmy Award. Dustin Hoffman received the AFI Life Achievement Award in 1999. Description above from the Wikipedia article Dustin Hoffman, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Acting
2015 Kung Fu Panda 3 as Shifu (voice)
2014 Chef as Riva
2013 All the President's Men Revisited as Himself
2011 Kung Fu Panda: Secrets of the Masters as Shifu
2011 Luck - (9 episodes) as Chester Bernstein
2011 Kung Fu Panda 2 as Shifu (voice)
2010 Barney's Version as Izzy Panofsky
2010 Little Fockers as Bernie Focker
2010 Kung Fu Panda Holiday as Shifu
2010 Jews and Baseball: An American Love Story as Narrator
2009 Visual Acoustics as Himself/Narrator
2009 Against the Tide as Narrator
2008 Last Chance Harvey as Harvey Shine
2008 The Tale of Despereaux as Roscuro
2008 Kung Fu Panda: Secrets of the Furious Five as Shifu
2008 Kung Fu Panda as Shifu (voice)
2007 Mr. Magorium's Wonder Emporium as Mr. Edward Magorium
2006 Stranger Than Fiction as Professor Jules Hilbert
2006 Perfume: The Story of a Murderer as Giuseppe Baldini
2005 The Lost City as Meyer Lansky
2004 Meet the Fockers as Bernie Focker
2004 Finding Neverland as Charles Frohman
2004 I Heart Huckabees as Bernard
2003 Runaway Jury as Wendell Rohr
2003 The Ellen DeGeneres Show - (2 episodes)
2003 Confidence as Winston King
2003 The Shakespeare Sessions
2002 Liberty's Kids - (41 episodes) as Benedict Arnold
2002 V Graham Norton - (1 episode)
2002 Moonlight Mile as Ben Floss
2000 Curb Your Enthusiasm - (1 episode)
2000 Curb Your Enthusiasm - (118 episodes) as Larry's Guide #1
1999 The Messenger: The Story of Joan of Arc as The Conscience
1998 Sphere as Dr. Norman Goodman
1997 Wag the Dog as Stanley Motss
1997 Mad City as Max Brackett
1996 Sleepers as Danny Snyder
1996 American Buffalo as Walt 'Teach' Teacher
1996 The Daily Show - (1 episode)
1995 MADtv - (1 episode)
1995 The First 100 Years: A Celebration of American Movies
1995 Outbreak as Sam Daniels
1993 La Classe Américaine as Peter (Archive Footage)
1992 Hero as Bernard 'Bernie' Laplante
1992 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno - (2 episodes)
1991 A Wish for Wings That Work as Milquetoast the Cross-Dressing Cockroach
1991 Hook as Captain James S. Hook
1991 Billy Bathgate as Dutch Schultz
1990 Dick Tracy as Mumbles
1989 The Simpsons - (2 episodes)
1989 Family Business as Vito McMullen
1988 Rain Man as Raymond Babbitt
1988 This Morning - (1 episode)
1987 Ishtar as Chuck Clarke
1985 Death of a Salesman as Willy Loman
1983 Live! with Kelly and Michael - (4 episodes)
1982 Tootsie as Dorothy Michaels
1982 Tootsie as Michael Dorsey
1979 Kramer vs. Kramer as Ted Kramer
1979 Agatha as Wally Stanton
1978 Straight Time as Max Dembo
1976 Marathon Man as Thomas Babington ‚Babe‘ Levy
1976 All the President's Men as Carl Bernstein
1974 Lenny as Lenny Bruce
1973 Papillon as Louis Dega
1973 The Magnificent Rebel as Himself
1972 Alfredo, Alfredo as Alfredo
1971 Straw Dogs as David Sumner
1971 Who Is Harry Kellerman and Why Is He Saying Those Terrible Things About Me? as Georgie Soloway
1970 Little Big Man as Jack Crabb
1969 John and Mary as John
1969 Midnight Cowboy as 'Ratso' Rizzo
1968 Madigan's Million as Jason Fister
1967 The Graduate as Ben Braddock
1966 ABC Stage 67 - (1 episode)
1962 The Nurses - (98 episodes) as Larson
1961 The Defenders - (132 episodes) as Buddy
1961 The Defenders - (132 episodes) as Robert Burke
1958 Naked City - (2 episodes)
1952 Today - (1 episode)
1929 The Academy Awards - (6 episodes)
1900 Untitled Lance Armstrong Biopic
1900 Big Brother's Little Brother - (1 episode)
1900 The Cobbler
1900 The Directors - (1 episode)
1900 Premiere - (0 episodes) as Arthur Greene
Directing
2012 Quartet … Director
Production
2011 Luck - (9 episodes) … Producer