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Dustin Hoffman

Dustin Lee Hoffman (born August 8, 1937) is an American actor with a career in film, television, and theatre since 1960. He has been known for his versatile portrayals of antiheroes and vulnerable types of characters. He first drew critical praise for the 1966 Off-Broadway play Eh? for which he won a Theatre World Award and a Drama Desk Award. This was soon followed by his breakthrough movie role as Benjamin Braddock in The Graduate (1967). Since then Hoffman's career has largely been focused in cinema with only sporadic returns to television and the stage. Some of his most noted films are Papillon, Marathon Man, Midnight Cowboy, Little Big Man, Lenny, All the President's Men, Kramer vs. Kramer, Tootsie, Rain Man, and Wag the Dog. Hoffman has won two Academy Awards, five Golden Globes, three BAFTAs, three Drama Desk Awards, a Genie Award, and an Emmy Award. Dustin Hoffman received the AFI Life Achievement Award in 1999. Description above from the Wikipedia article Dustin Hoffman, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Aug 8, 1937 In Los Angeles, California, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Where Are My Children?
Latest Project:
Movie Hal 2018-01-22
Known For
Poster of Desperate Housewives
Poster of Live at the Apollo
Poster of Little Britain
Poster of Martial Law
Series Where Are My Children? Himself/Narrator 2020
Movie Hal Himself 2018-01-22
Movie The Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected) Harold Meyerowitz 2017-05-21
Movie Spielberg Himself 2017-10-05
Movie Kung Fu Panda: Secrets of the Scroll Shifu / Warrior (voice) 2016-01-05
Series Medici: Masters of Florence Giovanni de' Medici 2016-10-18
Movie Kung Fu Panda 3 Shifu (voice) 2016-01-23
Movie All Governments Lie: Truth, Deception, and the Spirit of I.F. Stone Carl Bernstein (archive footage) 2016-11-04
Movie The Program Bob Hamman 2015-09-16
Movie Roald Dahl's Esio Trot Mr. Hoppy 2015-01-02
Movie Chef Riva 2014-05-08
Movie The Cobbler Abraham Simkin 2014-09-11
Movie Boychoir Master Carvelle 2014-09-04
Series Broadchurch Giuseppe Baldini 2013-03-04
Movie All the President's Men Revisited Himself 2013-04-21
Series Luck Chester Bernstein 2012-01-29
Series Hellfjord Izzy Panofsky 2012-10-09
Movie Kung Fu Panda 2 Shifu (voice) 2011-05-25
Movie Kung Fu Panda: Secrets of the Masters Shifu (voice) 2011-12-12
Movie Little Fockers Bernie Focker 2010-12-21
Movie Jews and Baseball: An American Love Story Narrator 2010-01-01
Movie Kung Fu Panda Holiday Shifu 2010-11-26
Movie Against the Tide Narrator 2009-09-09
Movie Kung Fu Panda: Secrets of the Furious Five Shifu (voice) 2008-11-08
Movie Kung Fu Panda Shifu (voice) 2008-06-05
Movie The Tale of Despereaux Roscuro (voice) 2008-12-19
Movie Last Chance Harvey Harvey Shine 2008-12-25
Movie Trumbo Himself / Interviewee 2007-09-10
Movie Mr. Magorium's Wonder Emporium Mr. Edward Magorium 2007-11-14
Movie Telling the Truth About Lies: The Making of "All the President's Men" Himself 2006-02-28
Movie Stranger Than Fiction Professor Jules Hilbert 2006-09-09
Movie Racing Stripes Tucker (voice) 2005-01-06
Movie The Lost City Meyer Lansky 2005-09-03
Movie Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events Critic 2004-12-16
Series Live at the Apollo Danny Snyder 2004-09-06
Movie I Heart Huckabees Bernard Jaffe 2004-09-10
Series Desperate Housewives Bernie Focker 2004-10-03
Movie Confidence Winston King 2003-04-25
Movie The Shakespeare Sessions 2003-01-01
Series The Ellen DeGeneres Show Unknown 2003-09-08
Series Little Britain Raymond Babbitt 2003-09-16
Movie Runaway Jury Wendell Rohr 2003-10-09
Movie Moonlight Mile Ben Floss 2002-09-09
Series Liberty's Kids Benedict Arnold 2002-09-02
Series Big Brother's Little Brother Unknown 2001-05-29
Series Curb Your Enthusiasm Larry's Guide #1 2000-10-15
Series The Directors Unknown 1999-01-01
Series Anthony Ant Narrator / Father (First Telecast) 1999-02-01
Movie The Messenger: The Story of Joan of Arc The Conscience 1999-10-18
Movie The Devil's Arithmetic Himself (Introduces Film) (uncredited) 1999-03-28
Series ECW on TNN Himself 1999-08-27
Series Martial Law Stanley Motss 1998-09-26
Movie Mad City Max Brackett 1997-11-07
Movie American Buffalo Walt 'Teach' Teacher 1996-09-13
Series The Daily Show with Trevor Noah Unknown 1996-07-22
Series MSNBC Live Benjamin Braddock (uncredited) 1996-07-15
Movie Outbreak Sam Daniels 1995-03-10
Movie The First 100 Years: A Celebration of American Movies 1995-06-05
Series MADtv Unknown 1995-10-14
Series Kommissar Rex Unknown 1994-11-10
Movie Unnatural Causes Unknown 1993-01-02
Movie La classe américaine Peter (Archive Footage) 1993-12-30
Series Sirens Unknown 1993-03-10
Series The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Unknown 1992-05-25
Series Double Up Dr. Norman Goodman 1992-09-05
Movie Hero Bernard 'Bernie' Laplante 1992-10-02
Movie A Wish for Wings That Work Milquetoast the Cross-Dressing Cockroach 1991-12-18
Movie Dick Tracy Mumbles 1990-04-05
Movie The Earth Day Special 1990-04-22
Movie Family Business Vito McMullen 1989-12-15
Series The Simpsons Unknown 1989-12-17
Series This Morning Unknown 1988-10-03
Movie Ishtar Chuck Clarke 1987-05-15
Movie Death of a Salesman Willy Loman 1985-08-16
Movie Terror in the Aisles (archive footage) 1984-10-26
Series Live with Regis and Kathie Lee Unknown 1983-04-04
Movie Tootsie Michael Dorsey / Dorothy Michaels 1982-12-16
Series Password Plus Charles Frohman 1979-01-08
Movie Agatha Wally Stanton 1979-02-09
Movie Kramer vs. Kramer Ted Kramer 1979-12-18
Movie Straight Time Max Dembo 1978-03-18
Movie All the President's Men Carl Bernstein 1976-04-04
Movie Marathon Man Thomas Babington ‚Babe‘ Levy 1976-10-06
Movie Lenny Lenny Bruce 1974-11-10
Movie The Magnificent Rebel Himself 1973-01-01
Movie Papillon Louis Dega 1973-12-13
Movie Alfredo, Alfredo Alfredo 1972-08-04
Movie Who Is Harry Kellerman and Why Is He Saying Those Terrible Things About Me? Georgie Soloway 1971-06-15
Movie Little Big Man Jack Crabb 1970-12-14
Series All My Children Captain James S. Hook 1970-01-05
Movie Midnight Cowboy Enrico Salvatore "Ratso" Rizzo 1969-05-25
Movie John and Mary John 1969-12-14
Movie The New Cinema 1968-01-01
Movie Madigan's Millions Jason Fister 1968-05-30
Movie The Graduate Ben Braddock 1967-12-21
Movie The Tiger Makes Out Hap 1967-08-18
Series ABC Stage 67 Unknown 1966-09-14
Series The Nurses Larson 1962-09-27
Series The Defenders Robert Burke 1961-09-16
Series Naked City Unknown 1958-09-30
Series The Academy Awards Unknown 1953-03-18
Series Today Unknown 1952-01-14
Movie Another Thin Man Unknown 1939-01-01