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Roy Scheider

Roy Scheider headshot


Date of Birth:10 November 1932, Orange, New Jersey, USA

Date of Death:10 February 2008, Little Rock, Arkansas, USA (multiple myeloma)

Height:5' 9" (1.75 m)

Trademarks:Angular rugged face Consistently suntan skin Often played New York City-based characters, though was himself from nearby in Northern New Jersey Often played the closest thing to a relatable everyman-type in iconoclastic 1970s movies Often played agonized authority figures (i.e. Detective Buddy "Cloudy" Russo in The French Connection (1971) and Chief Martin Brody in Jaws (1975) and Jaws 2 (1978))


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Directed By: William Friedkin Starring: Roy Scheider, Bruno Cremer, Francisco Rabal...
Released in UK cinemas Friday 3rd November 2017 Age Rating: 15 Runtime: 121 mins Language: English Next Showing: Unknown


Directed By: Steven Spielberg Starring: Roy Scheider, Robert Shaw, Richard Dreyfuss...
Released in UK cinemas Friday 12th July 2019 Age Rating: 12A Runtime: 124 mins Language: English Next Showing: Unknown
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Last update was at 06:28 21st October 2019