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.

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.

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Personal Info

Gender Male

Known Credits 103

Birthday 1937-08-08

Place of Birth Los Angeles, California, USA

Adult Actor False

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2017 Yeh Din Ka Kissa
2016 Medici: Masters of Florence(8 episodes) as Giovanni de' Medici
2016 Mike Nichols: An American Master
2016 Kung Fu Panda 3 as Shifu (voice)
2016 Kung Fu Panda: Secrets of the Scroll as Shifu / Warrior (voice)
2015 The Program as Bob Hamman
2014 Roald Dahl's Esio Trot as Mr. Hoppy
2014 The Cobbler as Abraham Simkin
2014 Boychoir as Master Carvelle
2014 Chef as Riva
2013 All the President's Men Revisited as Himself
2012 Finding Your Roots(1 episode) as Himself
2012 Luck(9 episodes) as Chester Bernstein
2011 Kung Fu Panda: Secrets of the Masters as Shifu (voice)
2011 Kung Fu Panda 2 as Shifu (voice)
2010 Little Fockers as Bernie Focker
2010 Kung Fu Panda Holiday as Shifu
2010 Barney's Version as Izzy Panofsky
2010 Jews and Baseball: An American Love Story as Narrator
2009 Visual Acoustics as Himself/Narrator
2009 Against the Tide as Narrator
2009 Dustin!
2008 Last Chance Harvey as Harvey Shine
2008 Kung Fu Panda: Secrets of the Furious Five as Shifu (voice)
2008 The Tale of Despereaux as Roscuro
2008 Kung Fu Panda as Shifu (voice)
2007 Mr. Magorium's Wonder Emporium as Mr. Edward Magorium
2007 Trumbo as Himself / Interviewee
2006 Perfume: The Story of a Murderer as Giuseppe Baldini
2006 Stranger Than Fiction as Professor Jules Hilbert
2006 Telling the Truth About Lies: The Making of "All the President's Men" as Himself
2005 The Lost City as Meyer Lansky
2005 Racing Stripes as Tucker (voice)
2004 Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events as Le Critique
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 Moonlight Mile as Ben Floss
2002 Liberty's Kids(41 episodes) as Benedict Arnold
2002 V Graham Norton(1 episode)
2001 Goldwyn: The Man and His Movies as Himself - Narrator
2001 Big Brother's Little Brother(1 episode)
2000 Curb Your Enthusiasm(1 episode) 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 with Trevor Noah(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 Accidental 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
1990 The Earth Day Special
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 Regis and Kathie Lee(4 episodes)
1982 Tootsie as Michael Dorsey / Dorothy Michaels
1981 Wanna bet, that..?(1 episode)
1979 Kramer vs. Kramer as Ted Kramer
1979 Agatha as Wally Stanton
1978 Straight Time as Max Dembo
1977 Bette Midler: Ol' Red Hair Is Back as Himself
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
1968 The New Cinema
1967 The Graduate as Ben Braddock
1966 ABC Stage 67(1 episode)
1962 The Nurses(98 episodes) as Larson
1961 The Defenders(32 episodes) as Buddy
1961 The Defenders(32 episodes) as Robert Burke
1958 Naked City(2 episodes)
1952 Today(1 episode)
1929 The Academy Awards(6 episodes)
1900 The Directors(1 episode)
1900 Premiere(0 episodes) as Arthur Greene

Production

2012 Quartet … Executive Producer
2012 Luck(10 episodes) … Producer
1999 A Walk on the Moon … Producer
1979 Agatha … Producer

Directing

2012 Quartet … Director

Crew

2015 Brooklyn … Thanks

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