Roy Scheider

Roy Scheider


  • Known For: Acting
  • Birthday: 10-11-1932
  • Gender: Male
  • Place of Birth: Orange, New Jersey, USA
  • Also Known As:

    Roy R. Scheider

  • Popularity: 3.89
  • Homepage: N/A


​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.   Roy Richard Scheider (November 10, 1932 – February 10, 2008) was an American actor. He was best known for his role as police chief Martin C. Brody in Jaws, as choreographer and film director Joe Gideon in All That Jazz, detective Buddy "Cloudy" Russo in The French Connection and his role as Captain Nathan Bridger in science fiction television series seaQuest DSV. Scheider's final performance is to be released posthumously in the 2011 thriller Iron Cross. Described by Allmovie as "one of the most unique and distinguished of all Hollywood actors", Scheider was nominated for two Academy Awards, a Golden Globe Award and a BAFTA Award over the course of his career. Description above from the Wikipedia article Roy Scheider, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.




Year Movie Character
1978 Jaws 2 as Police Chief Martin Brody
1975 Jaws as Police Chief Martin Brody
1984 2010 as Dr. Heywood Floyd
1983 Blue Thunder as Francis "Frank" McNeil Murphy
1964 The Curse of the Living Corpse as Philip Sinclair
1982 Still of the Night as Doctor Sam Rice
1989 Cohen and Tate as Cohen
1973 The Seven-Ups as Buddy - Seven-Up
2000 Daybreak as Stan Marshall
1979 Last Embrace as Harry Hannan
1979 All That Jazz as Joe Gideon
1977 Sorcerer as Jackie Scanlon / 'Juan Dominguez'
2002 Texas '46 as Colonel Gartner
1986 52 Pick-Up as Harry Mitchell
1990 The Fourth War as Col. Jack Knowles
1998 Money Play$ as Johnny Tobin
1989 Night Game as Mike Seaver
2000 Chain of Command as President Jack Cahill
1983 Tiger Town as Billy Young
1993 Wild Justice as Peter Stride
2000 The Doorway as Professor Lamont
2009 Iron Cross as Joseph
2001 Time Lapse as Agent La Nova
1997 The Peacekeeper as President Robert Baker
2002 Red Serpent as Hassan
2007 If I Didn't Care as Linus
1997 Plato's Run as Senarkian
1999 Silver Wolf as John Rockwell
1997 Executive Target as President Carlson
1975 Sheila Levine is Dead and Living in New York as Sam Stoneman
1995 The Making of Jaws as Himself
1998 Better Living as Larry
1990 Somebody Has to Shoot the Picture
1983 Jacobo Timerman: Prisoner Without a Name, Cell Without a Number as Jacobo Timerman
1972 Assignment: Munich as Jack Webster
2002 Regulus: The First Nuclear Missile Submarines as Narrator
1971 The French Connection as Buddy Russo
1990 The Russia House as Russell
1976 Marathon Man as Henry David ‚Doc‘ Levy
1998 Evasive Action as Enzo Marcelli
1972 The Outside Man as Lenny
2003 Citizen Verdict as Bull Tyler
1989 Listen to Me as Charlie Nichols
1974 New England Our Way as Himself
1972 To Be Young, Gifted and Black
1971 Klute as Frank Ligourin
2004 The Punisher as Frank Castle, Sr.
2008 Dark Honeymoon as Sam
2002 King of Texas as Henry Westover
2004 Hollywood's Creepiest Creatures as Himself
1997 The Myth of Fingerprints as Hal
2002 Angels Don't Sleep Here as Mayor Harry S. Porter
1998 The White Raven as Tom Heath
1997 The Rage
1993 Romeo Is Bleeding as Don Falcone
1991 Naked Lunch as Doctor Benway
2007 Chicago 10 as Judge Julius Hoffman (voice)
2007 The Poet as Rabbi
1970 Puzzle of a Downfall Child as Mark
1986 The Men's Club as Cavanaugh
1990 Bob Fosse: Steam Heat as Joe Gideon (archive footage)
1997 The Definite Maybe as Eddie Jacobson
2001 Going the Distance: Remembering 'Marathon Man'
2001 The Making of Jaws 2 as Himself (Archive)
2007 The Shark Is Still Working: The Impact & Legacy of Jaws as Himself, Narrator
2000 Falling Through as Earl
2003 Dracula II: Ascension as Cardinal Siqueros
1968 Paper Lion as Minor role
2005 Dracula III: Legacy as Cardinal Siqueros
1997 The Rainmaker as Wilfred Keeley
2000 RKO 281 as George Schaefer
1972 The Assassination as Michael Howard - uncorrespondant de la TV américaine
2003 A Decade Under the Influence as Himself
1970 Loving as Skip
1987 Jaws: The Revenge as Police Chief Martin Brody (archival footage)
1986 Follies: In Concert as Narrator
1985 Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters as Narrator (voice)

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