Roy Scheider

(87 Years)

Actor


Roy Richard Scheider (November 10, 1932 – February 10, 2008) was an American actor and amateur boxer.

Scheider gained fame for his leading and supporting roles in several iconic films from the 1970s through to the early-mid 80s, playing NYPD Detective Buddy "Cloudy" Russo in The French Connection (1971); NYPD Detective Buddy Manucci in The Seven Ups (1973); Police Chief Martin Brody in Jaws (1975) and Jaws 2 (1978); Doc in Marathon Man (1976); choreographer and film director Joe Gideon (whose character was based on Bob Fosse) in All That Jazz (which was co-written and directed by Fosse) (1979); and Dr. Heywood R. Floyd in the 1984 film 2010, the sequel to 2001: A Space Odyssey. Read More >

Roy Scheider's Bio

Full Name

Roy Scheider

Date of Birth

10 November 1932

Height

5.74Ft. ( 175 cms. )

Roy Scheider's Family Info

Brother Name

Glenn Scheider

Mother Name

Anna Scheider

Father Name

Roy Bernhard Scheider

Daughter Name

Maximillia Connelly Lord, Molly Mae Scheider

Son Name

Christian Scheider

Wife Name

Brenda Siemer Scheider, Cynthia Scheider

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Roy Scheider Debut/First Movie is The Curse of the Living Corpse
Roy Scheider's Awards

1999

Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Multiple Camera Editing

1968

Obie Award for Performance

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