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Liev Schreiber

Liev (pronounced Lee-ev) Schreiber was born in San Francisco. His mother, Heather (Milgram), is a painter, and his father, Tell Schreiber (Tell Carroll Schreiber III), is a theatrical actor who had a small role in The Keeper (1976). His mother is from a working-class Jewish family from Poland and Russia, while his father is from an upper-class ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 3 Golden Globes. Another 7 wins & 18 nominations. See more awards »

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 2016 The 5th Wave (completed)
Colonel Vosch
  The Bleeder (filming)
Chuck Wepner
 2015/II Creed
HBO 24 / 7 Narrator
 2013 Movie 43
Robert (segment "Homeschooled")
 2012 Mental
 2011 Goon
Ross Rhea
 2011 Portraits in Dramatic Time
Liev Schreiber
 2010 Salt
Ted Winter
 2010 Every Day
 2010 Repo Men
 2000 Hamlet
 1999 Spring Forward
 1998 Desert Blue
Mickey Moonday (voice)
 1997 His and Hers
 1996 Big Night
 1996 The Daytrippers
Carl Petrovic
 1996 Walking and Talking
 1995 Party Girl
 1995 Mad Love
 1995 Denise Calls Up
Jerry Heckerman
 1994 Mixed Nuts
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Other Works:

: Played "Richard Roma" in "Glengarry Glen Ross", a play by 'David Mamet' (Royale Theatre, New York City, New York, USA). See more »

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1 Interview | 11 Articles | 3 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Liev Schrieber


6' 3" (1.91 m)

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It has made me a better person in fits and starts. I had been a very selfish person most of my life, and that shifts quickly and dramatically. It's painful and fascinating and ultimately really wonderful, but I am particularly lucky because I have exquisitely beautiful, talented, ­brilliant children. If I had had ugly, stupid children, it would've been difficult to turn that corner. See more »


Grew up in Lower East Side New York. Graduated from Friends Seminary High School in Manhattan. See more »


Often plays sinister upper-class figures See more »



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