Stocky, frequently bespectacled, eventually balding, and prematurely gray, Richard Dreyfuss is an unlikely candidate for a movie star. Even so, he has been one of Hollywood's most versatile, charismatic, and energetic leading men since the mid-'70s. Read Full Biography
|2001||Screen Actors Guild||Best Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries||The Day Reagan Was Shot||Nominated|
|1995||Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences||Best Actor||Mr. Holland's Opus||Nominated|
|1995||Hollywood Foreign Press Association||Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama||Mr. Holland's Opus||Nominated|
|1978||British Academy of Film and Television Arts||Best Actor||The Goodbye Girl||Won|
|1977||Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences||Best Actor||The Goodbye Girl||Won|
by Jessie Heyman
Despite the fact that Richard Dreyfuss was out and about after the 84th Academy Awards, he wasn't really in the mood for celebrating. Dreyfuss beg...