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Jeff Goldblum


Jeffrey Lynn Goldblum was born October 22, 1952 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, one of four children of Shirley (Temeles), a radio broadcaster who also ran an appliances firm, and Harold L. Goldblum, a doctor. His father was of Russian Jewish descent and his mother was of Austrian Jewish ancestry. Goldblum began his career on the New York stage after ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 10 wins & 19 nominations. See more awards »

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 2016 Independence Day 2 (pre-production)
David Levinson
 2012-2015 Portlandia (TV Series)
Jeff / Dinner Guest / The Pull-Out King / ...
- Seaworld (2015) ... Jeff
- Late in Life Drug Use (2014) ... Dinner Guest
- Pull-Out King (2014) ... The Pull-Out King
- Celery (2014) ... Beet Accident Man
 2015 Mortdecai
Krampf
 2014 Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (TV Series)
Detective Zach Nichols
- Civil Forfeiture (2014) ... Detective Zach Nichols
 2011-2012 The League (TV Series)
Rupert Ruxin
- Thanksgiving (2011) ... Rupert Ruxin
 2012 Zambezia
Ajax (voice)
 2012 Glee (TV Series)
Hiram Berry
- On My Way (2012) ... Hiram Berry
- Heart (2012) ... Hiram Berry
 2012 Susan 313 (TV Movie)
Benny Burnet
 2011 Allen Gregory (TV Series)
Perry Van Moon
- Van Moon Rising (2011) ... Perry Van Moon (voice)
 2011 NTSF:SD:SUV (TV Series)
Gunnar Geirhart
- Full Hauser (2011) ... Gunnar Geirhart
 2010/I The Switch
Leonard
 2003-2005 Crank Yankers (TV Series)
Professor Fermstein
- Episode #3.15 (2005) ... Professor Fermstein (voice)
- Episode #2.1 (2003) ... Professor Fermstein (voice)
 2004 Tom Goes to the Mayor (TV Series)
Bill Joel
- Toodle Day (2004) ... Bill Joel (voice)
 2003 Dallas 362
Bob
 2003 Friends (TV Series)
Leonard Hayes
- The One with the Mugging (2003) ... Leonard Hayes
 2003 War Stories (TV Movie)
Ben Dansmore
 2002 Robbie the Reindeer in Legend of the Lost Tribe (TV Short)
White Rabbit (voice)
 2002 Igby Goes Down
D.H.
 2002 Run Ronnie Run
Jeff Goldblum (uncredited)
 2001 Perfume
Jamie
 2000 One of the Hollywood Ten
Herbert Biberman
 1998 The Prince of Egypt
Aaron (voice)
 1998 Mr. Show with Bob and David (TV Series)
Civil War Narrator
- Like Chickens... Delicious Chickens (1998) ... Civil War Narrator (voice)
 1997 Independence Day (Video Game)
David Levinson (voice)
 1996 The Simpsons (TV Series)
MacArthur Parker
- A Fish Called Selma (1996) ... MacArthur Parker (voice)
 1995 Hideaway
Hatch
 1993 Lush Life (TV Movie)
Al Gorky
 1993 The Real Jurassic Park (TV Movie)
Program Host
 1992 Shooting Elizabeth
Howard Pigeon
 1992 Fathers & Sons
Max
 1990 Framed (TV Movie)
Wiley
 1990 Mister Frost
Mr. Frost
 1990 Sesame Street (TV Series)
Minneapolis
- Episode #21.72 (1990) ... Minneapolis
 1989 Twisted Obsession
Daniel Gillis
 1988 Vibes
Nick Deezy
 1987 Horizon (TV Series documentary)
Jim Watson
- The Race for the Double Helix (1987) ... Jim Watson
 1987 Beyond Therapy
Bruce
 1986 The Ray Bradbury Theatre (TV Series)
Cogswell
- The Town Where No One Got Off (1986) ... Cogswell
 1985 Silverado
Slick
 1984 American Playhouse (TV Series)
 1984 The New Show (TV Series)
Various Characters
- Episode #1.1 (1984) ... Various Characters
 1983 The Right Stuff
Recruiter
 1982 The Devlin Connection (TV Series)
Alexis Papageorgio
- The Absolute Monarch of Ward C (1982) ... Alexis Papageorgio (uncredited)
 1982 Rehearsal for Murder (TV Movie)
Leo Gibbs
 1982 Laverne & Shirley (TV Series)
Jeffrey
- Watch the Fur Fly (1982) ... Jeffrey
 1981 Threshold
Dr. Aldo Gehring
 1978 Thank God It's Friday
Tony
 1978 Remember My Name
Mr. Nudd
 1977 Between the Lines
Max Arloft
 1977 Annie Hall
Lacey Party Guest
 1977 Starsky and Hutch (TV Series)
Harry Markham
- Murder on Stage 17 (1977) ... Harry Markham
 1977 The Sentinel
Jack
 1976 The Blue Knight (TV Series)
Daggett
- Upward Mobility (1976) ... Daggett
 1976 St. Ives
Hood #3
 1976 Special Delivery
Snake
 1975 Columbo (TV Series)
Protester
- A Case of Immunity (1975) ... Protester (uncredited)
 1975 Nashville
Tricycle Man
 1974 California Split
Lloyd Harris
 1974 Death Wish
Freak #1
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Other Works:

TV commercial for iMac (2000) See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Portrayal | 14 Interviews | 9 Articles | 2 Pictorials | 5 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

6' 4½" (1.94 m)
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Personal Quote:

At its best, life is surprising. Maybe, because that's my appetite, the frontier is uncharted. But it suits me fine. I've gotten used to that. Some people couldn't bear it, but I like that life. See more »

Trivia:

Appears alongside ex-wife Geena Davis in three films, back to back: Transylvania 6-5000 (1985); The Fly (1986) and Earth Girls Are Easy (1988). See more »

Trademark:

Often cast as either an intellectual of some sort (teachers, scientists, etc.) or an eccentric or both. See more »

Star Sign:

Libra

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