American Film Institute's 44th Life Achievement Award Gala Tribute to John Williams - Red CarpetOscar winner Richard Dreyfuss is touched by fans's concern, but don't worry. He's not the Dreyfus that actress Julia Louis-Dreyfus mourned in her 2016 Emmy Awards speech. That was her father, billionaire businessman William Louis-Dreyfus.

Actor Richard Dreyfuss -- of "Jaws," "The Goodbye Girl," "American Graffiti," etc. -- is still going strong at age 68.

Apparently a lot of Emmy viewers were confused, and tweeted to Dreyfuss. Not sure why, if they really thought he was dead, but this is the Internet we're talking about.

Here's how the actor reacted to the interest:


The "Veep" actress gave a beautiful speech -- funny and moving -- mocking the current political climate, then honoring her late father, who died on Friday.

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