Richard Dreyfuss, born
Oct. 29, 1947 in Brooklyn, started his acting career way
back in the 60's. In the 70's, Dreyfuss starred in
some great movies, like American Grafitti (1973), Jaws
(1985), and Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977).
But hey, this site is about the 80's! Dreyfuss'
80's movie resume includes The Competition (1980), Whose
Life Is It Anyway? (1981), The Buddy System (1984), Down
and Out in Beverly Hills (1986), Stand By Me (1986), Tin
Men (1987), Stakeout (1987), Nuts (1987), Moon Over
Parador (1988), Let It Ride (1989), and Always (1989).
He continues to stay very busy.