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Richard Gere

American actor

Richard Tiffany Gere[1] (born August 31, 1949) is an American actor and activist. He grew up in Syracuse, New York.[2] He has been acting for over 20 years. In favour with 14th Dalai Lama, Tenzin Gyatso, Gere is a devout Tibetan Buddhist, which he converted to in 1978.[2] He has three sisters and a brother. Gere was married to model Cindy Crawford from 1991 until 1995, when the two divorced.

Richard Gere
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Gere in October 2007
Born
Richard Tiffany Gere

(1949-08-31) August 31, 1949 (age 70)
NationalityAmerican
Alma materUniversity of Massachussetts Amerhurst (dropped out)
OccupationActor, movie producer
Years active1973 - present
Spouse(s)Cindy Crawford
(m. 1991-1995, divorced)
Carey Lowell (2002-2016; divorced)
Alejandra Silva (m. 2018)
ChildrenSon
Parent(s)Homer Gere
Doris (née Tiffany)

MoviesEdit

Year Title Role Notes
1975 Report to the Commissioner Billy
1976 Baby Blue Marine Raider
1977 Looking for Mr. Goodbar Tony Lopanto
1978 Bloodbrothers Thomas Stony De Coco
1978 Days of Heaven Bill
1979 Yanks Matt Dyson
1980 American Gigolo Julian Kaye
1982 An Officer and a Gentleman Zack Mayo
1983 The Honorary Consul Dr. Eduardo Plarr a.k.a. Beyond the Limit
1983 Breathless Jesse Lujack
1984 The Cotton Club Dixie Dwyer
1985 King David David
1986 No Mercy Eddie Jillette
1986 Power Pete St. John
1988 Miles from Home Frank Roberts, Jr.
1990 Internal Affairs Dennis Peck
1990 Pretty Woman Edward Lewis
1991 Rhapsody in August Clark
1992 Final Analysis Dr. Isaac Barr Also executive producer
1993 Mr. Jones Mr. Jones Also executive producer
1993 Sommersby John Robert 'Jack' Sommersby Also executive producer
1994 Intersection Vincent Eastman
1995 First Knight Lancelot
1996 Primal Fear Martin Vail
1997 The Jackal Declan Joseph Mulqueen
1997 Red Corner Jack Moore
1999 Runaway Bride Ike Graham
2000 Dr. T & the Women Dr. T
2000 Autumn in New York Will Keane
2002 The Mothman Prophecies John Klein
2002 Unfaithful Edward Sumner
2002 Chicago William "Billy" Flynn
2004 Shall We Dance? John Clark
2005 Bee Season Saul Naumann
2006 The Hoax Clifford Irving
2007 The Hunting Party Simon
2007 I'm Not There Bob Dylan as Billy The Kid
2007 The Flock Agent Erroll Babbage
2008 Nights in Rodanthe Dr. Paul Flanner
2009 Amelia George Putnam
2009 Hachi: A Dog's Tale Parker Wilson Also producer
2009 Brooklyn's Finest Eddie Dugan
2011 The Double Paul Shepherdson
2012 Arbitrage Robert Miller
2013 Movie 43 Boss Segment "iBabe"
2014 Henry & Me Henry Voice
2014 Time Out of Mind George Hammond Also producer
2015 The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel Guy Chambers
2015 The Benefactor Franny
2016 Norman: The Moderate Rise and Tragic Fall of a New York Fixer Norman Oppenheimer
2017 The Dinner Stan Lohman
2017 Three Christs Dr. Alan Stone

ReferencesEdit

  1. Roberts, Gary Boyd. ""The New England Ancestry of Actor Richard (Tiffany) Gere"". New England Historic Genealogical Society. Retrieved 2007-01-12.
  2. 2.0 2.1 American gigolo in London

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