Dustin Hoffman

Age: 76
Born: August 8, 1937
Los Angeles, California

Actor

Year
Chef 2014
Naked City: Season 2 2014
Naked City: Season 4 2014
Naked City: The Complete Series 2013
Luck: The Complete First Season 2012
Kung Fu Panda 2 2011 Shifu (voice)
Barney's Version 2011
Little Fockers 2010 Bernie Focker
Secrets of the Furious Five 2009 Shifu (voice)
The Tale of Despereaux 2008 (voice)
Kung Fu Panda 2008 Shifu (voice)
Last Chance Harvey 2008 Harvey Shine
Mr. Magorium's Wonder Emporium 2007 Edward Magorium
Stranger Than Fiction 2006 Professor Jules Hilbert
The Holiday 2006
The Lost City 2006
Perfume: The Story of a Murderer 2006
Racing Stripes 2005 Tucker (voice)
Finding Neverland 2004 Charles Frohman
I Heart Huckabees 2004 Bernard Jaffe
Paul McCartney: The Music and Animation Collection 2004 (voice)
Meet The Fockers 2004 Bernie Focker
Boiler Room / Sleepers 2003
Les Contes 2003
Runaway Jury 2003 Wendell Rohr
Confidence 2003 King
Moonlight Mile 2002
The Messenger: The Story of Joan of Arc 1999
Sphere 1998
Wag The Dog 1997
Mad City 1997
American Buffalo 1996
Sleepers 1996
Outbreak 1995
Hero 1992
Hook 1991
Billy Bathgate 1991
Dick Tracy 1990 Mumbles
Family Business 1989
Rain Man 1988
Ishtar 1987
Death Of A Salesman 1985
Tootsie 1982
Agatha 1979
Kramer Vs. Kramer 1979
Straight Time 1978
All The President's Men 1976
Marathon Man 1976
Lenny 1974
Papillon 1973
Straw Dogs 1972
Alfredo, Alfredo 1972
Who Is Harry Kellerman And Why Is He Saying Those Terrible Things About Me? 1971
Little Big Man 1970
Midnight Cowboy 1969
John And Mary 1969
Madigan's Millions 1967
The Graduate 1967

Director

Year
Quartet 2013

Executive Producer

Year
The Devil's Arithmetic 1999

Profile created on April 17, 2001.

Did you know?

  • Dustin moved away from Los Angeles to New York to pursue his acting career.
  • Dustin was married to Anne Byrne for 11 years. They have one daughter together and Dustin also has a step-daughter with Anne.
  • Dustin is married to Lisa Gottsegen and they have four children.
  • Dustin was a student at the Pasadena Playhouse in the beginning of his career. He and his roommate, Gene Hackman, were both voted 'Least likely to suceed.'
  • Dustin met President Clinton while filming Wag The Dog. The President asked what the movie was about and no one would answer so Dustin just started to tap dance.
  • Dustin has a reputation for being a difficult co-star.
  • Dustin graduated from Los Angeles High School. He was the quiet kid with braces and acne who kept to himself.
  • After graduating from high school, Dustin took classes at both the Los Angeles Conservatory of Music and Santa Monica City College.
  • Dustin took home the Best Actor Oscar for his performance in Kramer Vs. Kramer.
  • Dustin won his second Best Actor Oscar for Rain Man.
 

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