Richard Gere

Biography

Richard Tiffany Gere( born August 31, 1949) is an American actor. He began acting in the 1970s, playing a supporting role in Looking for Mr. Goodbar, and a starring role in Days of Heaven. He came to prominence in 1980 for his role in the film American Gigolo, which established him as a leading man and a sex symbol. He went on to star in several hit films including An Officer and a Gentleman, Pretty Woman, Primal Fear, and Chicago, for which he won a Golden Globe Award as Best Actor, as well as a Screen Actors Guild Award as part of the Best Cast.

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Richard Tiffany Gere( born August 31, 1949) is an American actor. He began acting in the 1970s, playing a supporting role in Looking for Mr. Goodbar, and a starring role in Days of Heaven. He came to prominence in 1980 for his role in the film American Gigolo, which established him as a leading man and a sex symbol. He went on to star in several hit films including An Officer and a Gentleman, Pretty Woman, Primal Fear, and Chicago, for which he won a Golden Globe Award as Best Actor, as well as a Screen Actors Guild Award as part of the Best Cast.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Richard Gere, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Gender -

Known Credits 73

Birthday 1949-08-31

Place of Birth Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

Adult Actor False

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2017 The Dinner as Stan
2015 Norman: The Moderate Rise and Tragic Fall of a New York Fixer
2015 The Benefactor as Franny
2015 The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel as Guy Chambers
2014 Time Out of Mind as George
2014 Henry & Me as Henry (voice)
2013 Movie 43 as Robert (segment "iBabe")
2012 Arbitrage as Robert Miller
2011 The Double as Paul Shepherdson
2011 Compassion in Emptiness as Himself
2010 When the Dragon Swallowed the Sun
2010 The Buddha as Narrator
2010 This Emotional Life
2009 Mustang: Journey of Transformation as Narrator
2009 Amelia as George Putnam
2009 My Dog: An Unconditional Love Story as Himself
2009 Hachi: A Dog's Tale as Parker Wilson
2009 Brooklyn's Finest as Eddie Dugan
2008 Nights in Rodanthe as Dr. Paul Flanner
2008 The Bonnie Hunt Show(1 episode)
2007 I'm Not There. as Billy
2007 The Hunting Party as Simon Hunt
2007 The Flock as Erroll Babbage
2006 The Hoax as Clifford Irving
2005 Bee Season as Saul
2004 Shall We Dance? as John Clark
2003 Celebrities Uncensored(1 episode)
2002 Chicago as Billy Flynn
2002 Unfaithful as Ed Sumner
2002 The Mothman Prophecies as John Klein
2000 Dr. T and the Women as Dr. T
2000 Autumn in New York as Will Keane
1999 The Early Show(3 episodes)
1999 Runaway Bride as Ike Graham
1997 The Jackal as Declan Mulqueen
1997 Red Corner as Jack Moore
1996 The Daily Show with Trevor Noah(1 episode)
1996 Primal Fear as Martin Vail
1995 The Frank Skinner Show(1 episode)
1995 Spirit of Tibet: Journey to Enlightenment, the Life and World of Dilgo Kyentse Rinpoche
1995 First Knight as Lancelot
1994 Inside the Actors Studio(1 episode)
1994 Intersection as Vincent Eastman
1993 Mr. Jones as Mr. Jones
1993 Late Night with Conan O'Brien(1 episode)
1993 And the Band Played On as The Choreographer
1993 Sommersby as John Robert Sommersby/Horace Townsend
1992 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno(1 episode)
1992 Final Analysis as Isaac Barr
1991 Rhapsody in August as Clark (Kane's Nephew)
1990 Pretty Woman as Edward Lewis
1990 Internal Affairs as Dennis Peck
1989 The Simpsons(1 episode)
1988 Miles from Home as Frank Roberts
1986 No Mercy as Eddie Jillette
1986 Power as Pete St. John
1985 King David as King David
1984 The Cotton Club as Dixie Dwyer
1983 The Honorary Consul as Dr. Eduardo Plarr
1983 Breathless as Jesse Lujack
1983 Live with Regis and Kathie Lee(3 episodes)
1982 An Officer and a Gentleman as Zack Mayo
1981 Reporters
1980 American Gigolo as Julian Kaye
1979 Yanks as Matt Dyson
1978 Bloodbrothers as Stony De Coco
1978 Days of Heaven as Bill
1977 Looking for Mr. Goodbar as Tony
1976 Baby Blue Marine as Raider
1975 Strike Force as Trooper Walter Spenser
1975 Report to the Commissioner as Billy
1973 Kojak(1 episode)
1929 The Academy Awards(2 episodes)

Production

2014 Time Out of Mind … Producer
2009 Hachi: A Dog's Tale … Producer
1993 Mr. Jones … Producer
1993 Sommersby … Executive Producer
1992 Final Analysis … Producer

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