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Roy Scheider

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.   Roy Richard Scheider (November 10, 1932 – February 10, 2008) was an American actor. He was best known for his role as police chief Martin C. Brody in Jaws, as choreographer and film director Joe Gideon in All That Jazz, detective Buddy "Cloudy" Russo in The French Connection and his role as Captain Nathan Bridger in science fiction television series seaQuest DSV. Scheider's final performance is to be released posthumously in the 2011 thriller Iron Cross. Described by Allmovie as "one of the most unique and distinguished of all Hollywood actors", Scheider was nominated for two Academy Awards, a Golden Globe Award and a BAFTA Award over the course of his career. Description above from the Wikipedia article Roy Scheider, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Nov 10, 1932 In Orange, New Jersey, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
79
First Appeared:
In the series Love of Life 1951-09-24
Latest Project:
Movie Iron Cross 2009-12-15
Known For
Poster of Texas '46
Poster of Family Guy
Poster of Plato's Run
Poster of Follies In Concert
Filmography
Movie Iron Cross Joseph 2009-12-15
Movie Dark Honeymoon Sam 2008-07-22
Movie The Shark Is Still Working Himself 2007-01-01
Movie Chicago 10 Judge Julius Hoffman (voice) 2007-01-01
Movie If I Didn't Care Linus 2007-08-03
Movie The Poet Rabbi 2007-08-07
Movie Dracula III: Legacy Cardinal Siqueros 2005-01-01
Movie Hollywood's Creepiest Creatures Himself 2004-10-30
Movie The Punisher Frank Castle, Sr. 2004-04-15
Movie The Diamond Hunters Jacobus Van der Byl 2003-01-01
Movie Citizen Verdict Bull Tyler 2003-06-18
Movie Dracula II: Ascension Cardinal Siqueros 2003-06-07
Movie Angels Don't Sleep Here Mayor Harry S. Porter 2002-04-02
Movie Texas '46 Colonel Gartner 2002-01-11
Movie King of Texas Henry Westover 2002-06-02
Movie Red Serpent Hassan 2002-10-05
Series Law & Order: Criminal Intent Unknown 2001-09-30
Movie Time Lapse Agent La Nova 2001-11-27
Series Secrets of the Dead narrator 2000-05-15
Movie Chain of Command President Jack Cahill 2000-07-22
Movie Daybreak Stan Marshall 2000-12-19
Movie The Doorway Professor Lamont 2000-10-24
Movie Silver Wolf John Rockwell 1999-01-10
Series Family Guy Unknown 1999-01-31
Movie RKO 281 George Schaefer 1999-11-20
Series Third Watch Unknown 1999-09-23
Series So Graham Norton Unknown 1998-07-03
Movie Evasive Action Enzo Marcelli 1998-01-01
Movie The Peacekeeper President Robert Baker 1998-01-18
Movie Better Living Larry 1998-11-02
Movie The White Raven Tom Heath 1998-12-18
Movie The Definite Maybe Eddie Jacobson 1997-07-04
Movie Plato's Run Senarkian 1997-05-27
Movie Executive Target President Carlson 1997-07-11
Movie The Myth Of Fingerprints Hal 1997-09-17
Movie The Rainmaker Wilfred Keeley 1997-11-18
Movie The Making of Steven Spielberg's 'Jaws' Himself 1995-11-28
Series seaQuest DSV Unknown 1994-01-19
Movie Wild Justice Peter Stride 1993-01-01
Movie Romeo Is Bleeding Don Falcone 1993-09-13
Movie Naked Lunch Doctor Benway 1991-12-27
Movie The Fourth War Col. Jack Knowles 1990-03-08
Movie Somebody Has to Shoot the Picture 1990-01-01
Movie The Russia House Russell 1990-12-19
Movie Listen to Me Charlie Nichols 1989-05-05
Movie Night Game Mike Seaver 1989-09-15
Movie Cohen and Tate Cohen 1988-01-01
Movie Follies In Concert Narrator 1986-03-14
Movie The Men's Club Cavanaugh 1986-09-19
Movie 52 Pick-Up Harry Mitchell 1986-11-07
Movie Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters Narrator (voice) 1985-05-15
Movie 2010 Dr. Heywood Floyd 1984-12-06
Movie Blue Thunder Frank Murphy 1983-02-05
Movie Tiger Town Billy Young 1983-10-09
Movie Still of the Night Doctor Sam Rice 1982-11-19
Movie Last Embrace Harry Hannan 1979-05-04
Movie All That Jazz Joe Gideon 1979-12-20
Movie Jaws 2 Police Chief Martin Brody 1978-06-16
Movie Sorcerer Jackie Scanlon / "Juan Dominguez" 1977-06-24
Movie Marathon Man Henry David ‚Doc‘ Levy 1976-10-05
Movie Jaws Police Chief Martin Brody 1975-06-18
Movie Sheila Levine is Dead and Living in New York Sam Stoneman 1975-12-01
Series Saturday Night Live Unknown 1975-10-11
Series NOVA Narrator 1974-03-03
Movie The Seven-Ups Buddy - Seven-Up 1973-01-01
Movie The Assassination Michael Howard - uncorrespondant de la TV américaine 1972-10-11
Movie The Outside Man Lenny 1972-12-21
Movie Klute Frank Ligourin 1971-06-21
Series Cannon Unknown 1971-09-14
Movie The French Connection Buddy Russo 1971-10-09
Movie Loving Skip 1970-03-04
Movie Puzzle of a Downfall Child Mark 1970-12-16
Movie Star! 1968-07-18
Movie Paper Lion Minor role 1968-10-23
Movie The Curse of the Living Corpse Philip Sinclair 1964-05-01
Series The Secret Storm 1954-02-01
Series The Academy Awards Unknown 1953-03-18
Series Love of Life 1951-09-24
Series Hallmark Hall of Fame Unknown 1951-12-24