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Liev Schreiber

 
Date Of Birth:
October 04, 1967 (54)
Birth Place:
San Francisco, CA
Bio:
Heralded as "the finest American theater actor of his generation" by the New York Times, Liev Schreiber has won five Golden Globe Award nominations and three Primetimes Emmy nominations for his starring title role in Ray Donovan, Showtime's powerful family drama. Schreiber's work has also earned ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: October 04, 1967 (54)

Birth Place: San Francisco, CA

Bio:
Heralded as "the finest American theater actor of his generation" by the New York Times, Liev Schreiber has won five Golden Globe Award nominations and three Primetimes Emmy nominations for his starring title role in Ray Donovan, Showtime's powerful family drama. Schreiber's work has also earned ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Donmar Warehouse Broadway Revival Production, 2016
Le Vicomte de Valmont
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2010
Eddie
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2007
Barry Champlain
  [Broadway]
Special Benefit Production, 2006
Richard
  [Off-Broadway]
2006
Macbeth
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2005
Richard Roma
  [Broadway]
Special Benefit Production, 2003
Sam
  [Off-Broadway]
2003
King Henry the Fifth
  [Off-Broadway]
2002
Ben
  [Off-Broadway]
2001
Iago
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2000
Jerry
  [Off-Broadway]
1999
Hamlet
  [Off-Broadway]
1998
Iachimo/Jupiter
  [Off-Broadway]
1998
Banquo/Seyton
  [Off-Broadway]
1995
Jake
  [Off-Broadway]
1995
Sebastian
  [Broadway]
1993
Lionel
  [Off-Broadway]
1992
Chorus/Iago/Romeo/Ghost

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Donmar Warehouse Broadway Revival Production, 2016
Le Vicomte de Valmont

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2010
Eddie

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2007
Barry Champlain

  [Broadway]
Special Benefit Production, 2006
Richard

  [Off-Broadway]
2006
Macbeth

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2005
Richard Roma

  [Broadway]
Special Benefit Production, 2003
Sam

  [Off-Broadway]
2003
King Henry the Fifth

  [Off-Broadway]
2002
Ben

  [Off-Broadway]
2001
Iago

  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2000
Jerry

  [Off-Broadway]
1999
Hamlet

  [Off-Broadway]
1998
Iachimo/Jupiter

  [Off-Broadway]
1998
Banquo/Seyton

  [Off-Broadway]
1995
Jake

  [Off-Broadway]
1995
Sebastian

  [Broadway]
1993
Lionel

  [Off-Broadway]
1992
Chorus/Iago/Romeo/Ghost

Liev Schreiber Biography

Heralded as "the finest American theater actor of his generation" by the New York Times, Liev Schreiber has won five Golden Globe Award nominations and three Primetimes Emmy nominations for his starring title role in Ray Donovan, Showtime's powerful family drama.

Schreiber's work has also earned him praise in film, theater and television. His portrayal of Orson Welles in Benjamin Ross' RKO 281 brought Schreiber Emmy and Golden Globe Award nominations. His other telefilm credits include George C. Wolfe's Lackawanna Blues and John Erman's The Sunshine Boys. In 2010, Schreiber received his third Tony nomination for his role in Arthur Miller's A View from the Bridge, alongside Scarlett Johansson. His performance as Ricky Roma in David Mamet's Glengarry Glen Ross earned him his first Tony Award. He was again a Tony nominee for his portrayal of Barry Champlain in the 2007 Broadway revival Talk Radio.

Liev Schreiber Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2010 - Outstanding Actor in a Play Gold Star
Liev Schreiber, A View from the Bridge
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2010 - Outstanding Actor in a Play
Liev Schreiber, A View From the Bridge
 
Tony Awards - 2010 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play
Liev Schreiber, A View from the Bridge
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2007 - Outstanding Actor in a Play
Liev Schreiber, Talk Radio
 
Drama League Awards - 2007 - Distinguished Performance Award Gold Star
Liev Schreiber, Talk Radio
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2007 - Outstanding Actor in a Play
Liev Schreiber, Talk Radio
 
Tony Awards - 2007 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play
Liev Schreiber, Talk Radio
 
Tony Awards - 2005 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play Gold Star
Liev Schreiber, Glengarry Glen Ross
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2000 - Outstanding Actor - Play Gold Star
Liev Schreiber, Betrayal
 
Obie Awards - 1999 - Performance Gold Star
Liev Schreiber, Cymbeline

Liev Schreiber News

Cast, Creative Team & More to Join A MAN OF NO IMPORTANCE Classic Perspectives Series Photo Cast, Creative Team & More to Join A MAN OF NO IMPORTANCE Classic Perspectives Series at CSC
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 22, 2022

Classic Stage Company has announced its full programming for Classic Perspectives, a series of post-show conversations inspired by A Man of No Importance by Terrence McNally, Stephen Flaherty, and Lynn Ahrens.

Soprano Karen Slack Announces Season Highlights Photo Soprano Karen Slack Announces Season Highlights
by Stephi Wild - Aug 17, 2022

Karen Slack has announced her 2022-2023 season, featuring an expansive range of programming spanning the recital, orchestral, and operatic worlds.

RAY DONOVAN: THE COMPLETE SERIES Coming to DVD Photo RAY DONOVAN: THE COMPLETE SERIES Coming to DVD
by Michael Major - Aug 8, 2022

Liev Schreiber (Spotlight), and Jon Voight (Coming Home) and Alan Alda (‚ÄúThe West Wing‚ÄĚ), return to their iconic roles as Ray Donovan, Mickey Donovan and Dr. Arthur Amoit. The 29-disc collection includes every episode from the Emmy¬ģ award winning series including over two hours of special features and RAY DONOVAN: THE MOVIE.

The Green Room 42 Announces August Cabaret Lineup, Including Sis, Joe Serafini, and M Photo The Green Room 42 Announces August Cabaret Lineup, Including Sis, Joe Serafini, and More
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 5, 2022

The Green Room 42 has announced their August line-up for in-person cabaret performances. L

Cast & Creative Team Announced for HERE THERE ARE BLUEBERRIES World Premiere at La Jo Photo Cast & Creative Team Announced for HERE THERE ARE BLUEBERRIES World Premiere at La Jolla Playhouse
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 27, 2022

 La Jolla Playhouse has announced the cast and creative team for its world-premiere production of Here There Are Blueberries, by Tony Award nominee Moisés Kaufman (Playhouse’s 33 Variations) and Amanda Gronich, conceived and directed by Moisés Kaufman.

Photos: See Mary Testa, Robert Cuccioli & More at Red Bull Theater Gala Honoring Andr Photo Photos: See Mary Testa, Robert Cuccioli & More at Red Bull Theater Gala Honoring André De Shield
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 14, 2022

Red Bull Theater honored the illustrious ANDR√Č DE SHIELDS with the Matador Award for Extraordinary Achievement in Classical Theater at REVELRY, its benefit event held on Monday June 13th. Check out photos!

Red Bull Theater REVELRY Benefit Gala Honoring André De Shields to Take Place Tonigh Photo Red Bull Theater REVELRY Benefit Gala Honoring André De Shields to Take Place Tonight
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 13, 2022

André De Shields will be honored with the Matador Award for Extraordinary Achievement in Classical Theater at REVELRY, Red Bull Theater's benefit event tonight, Monday June 13th, at 6pm.

Caitlin Kinnunen & Isabelle McCalla and More to Perform at The Green Room 42 in June Photo Caitlin Kinnunen & Isabelle McCalla and More to Perform at The Green Room 42 in June
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 31, 2022

The Green Room 42 has announced their June line-up for in-person performances. Located inside YOTEL Times Square (570 Tenth Avenue, Fourth Floor), The Green Room 42 is Broadway's newest and most spacious cabaret club.

Photos: On the Red Carpet at the Public Theater's GALA ON THE GREEN Photo Photos: On the Red Carpet at the Public Theater's GALA ON THE GREEN
by Jennifer Broski - May 25, 2022

The unique summer gala took place on the Delacorte Lawn in Central Park, and featured performances by Renée Elise Goldsberry, Oscar Isaac, Norm Lewis, Kimber Elayne Sprawl, and more, as well as special appearances by Danai Gurira and Lin-Manuel Miranda.

André De Shields to Receive Matador Award for Achievement in Classical Theater at RE Photo André De Shields to Receive Matador Award for Achievement in Classical Theater at REVELRY Benefit Gala
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 13, 2022

Red Bull Theater today announced that André De Shields will be honored with the Matador Award for Extraordinary Achievement in Classical Theater at REVELRY, its benefit event on Monday June 13th at 6pm.

Liev Schreiber Videos

Video & Photos: Liev Schreiber Narrates Orpheus Chamber Orchestra's New Translation o VideoVideo & Photos: Liev Schreiber Narrates Orpheus Chamber Orchestra's New Translation of EGMONT
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 7, 2020

On Saturday, October 17, 2020 at 8:00pm ET, Orpheus Chamber Orchestra presents Speaking Truth to Power, an online performance of Beethovena??s Egmont, Op. 84 featuring the world premiere of an incisive new Orpheus-commissioned English translation, adapted for the current day, by Philip Boehm.

VIDEO: X-MEN Cast Members Hugh Jackman, Sir Patrick Stewart, Halle Berry, and More Re VideoVIDEO: X-MEN Cast Members Hugh Jackman, Sir Patrick Stewart, Halle Berry, and More Reunite For GLOBAL GOAL: UNITE FOR OUR FUTURE
by Stage Tube - Jun 28, 2020

Hugh Jackman, Sir Patrick Stewart, Halle Berry, Ryan Reynolds, James McAvoy, Sophie Turner, Liev Schreiber and Famke Janssen reunited as part of Global Goal: Unite For Our Future yesterday, June 27.

HBO to Debut Documentary LINDSEY VONN: THE FINAL SEASON VideoHBO to Debut Documentary LINDSEY VONN: THE FINAL SEASON
by Kaitlin Milligan - Nov 6, 2019

Universally recognized as the greatest female skier ever, Lindsey Vonn went on a remarkable journey that was defined by unexpected twists and turns and dramatic peaks and valleys in its final chapter. Produced in conjunction with Teton Gravity Research, HBO's feature-length documentary LINDSEY VONN: THE FINAL SEASON intimately recounts the iconic skier's last competitive campaign while looking back on her transcendent career, from child prodigy to decorated Olympian to global superstar, when it debuts TUESDAY, NOV. 26 (10:00-11:30 p.m. ET/PT) exclusively on HBO.

VIDEO: Alec Baldwin's Trump Returns For SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE Cold Open VideoVIDEO: Alec Baldwin's Trump Returns For SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE Cold Open
by Stage Tube - Sep 29, 2019

Alec Baldwin's Donald Trump has returned for last night's Saturday Night Live cold open!

VIDEO: Jessica Hecht Talks SEINFELD on TODAY SHOW VideoVIDEO: Jessica Hecht Talks SEINFELD on TODAY SHOW
by Stage Tube - Sep 25, 2019

Jessica Hecht, who played George's girlfriend Lindsay, on Seinfeld, recalls, 'They were such a genius system of making it funny, and George making it funny that you just kind of plugged yourself in and people would scream with laughter.a?? Watch the clip from 'Today Show' below!

VIDEO: Liev Schreiber Hosts SNL - Watch His Monologue! VideoVIDEO: Liev Schreiber Hosts SNL - Watch His Monologue!
by Stage Tube - Nov 11, 2018

Liev Schreiber hosted last night's episode of Saturday Night Live. In his monologue, he talks about how people not thinking of him as a funny will help him host SNL.

VIDEO: Pete Davidson Proposes to Maggie Rogers in SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE Promo VideoVIDEO: Pete Davidson Proposes to Maggie Rogers in SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE Promo
by Stage Tube - Nov 2, 2018

'Saturday Night Live' has released the promo for this weekend's episode with Jonah Hill hosting and musical guest Maggie Rogers. In the promo, Pete Davidson, a cast member on the show, proposes to Rogers--poking fun at his recent broken engagement with singer Ariana Grande.

VIDEO: Find Out How Many Spider-People There Are in the New Trailer for SPIDER-MAN: I VideoVIDEO: Find Out How Many Spider-People There Are in the New Trailer for SPIDER-MAN: INTO THE SPIDER-VERSE
by Stage Tube - Oct 2, 2018

Phil Lord and Christopher Miller, the creative minds behind The Lego Movie and 21 Jump Street, bring their unique talents to a fresh vision of a different Spider-Man Universe, with a groundbreaking visual style that's the first of its kind.  Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse introduces Brooklyn teen Miles Morales, and the limitless possibilities of the Spider-Verse, where more than one can wear the mask.

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for the 2018 Tribeca TV Festival VideoVIDEO: Watch the Trailer for the 2018 Tribeca TV Festival
by Kaitlin Milligan - Sep 5, 2018

The Tribeca TV Festival presents the trailer for the 2018 festival. The Tribeca TV Festival's lineup includes recently announced additions to its 2018 line-up. The Festival will celebrate 10 years of Bravo's The Real Housewives of New York City with a one-time-only conversation for fans between Executive Producers Andy Cohen and Lisa Shannon along with cast members Sonja Morgan, Dorinda Medley, and Tinsley Mortimer. The program will also expand with the 5th season premiere of FOX's Empire, followed by a conversation with star Jussie Smollett. The Tribeca TV Festival will take place September 20-23 at Spring Studios in New York City.

VIDEO: Check Out a Behind the Scenes Video and New Poster For Season Six of Ray Donov VideoVIDEO: Check Out a Behind the Scenes Video and New Poster For Season Six of Ray Donovan
by Stage Tube - Aug 25, 2018

Showtime has released an all new behind-the-scenes video for the sixth season of Ray Donovan. The video gives fans a rundown of the titular character's current predicament, whilst promoting the struggles he will eventually face in the next chapter. Check out the video below!


Liev Schreiber Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Liev Schreiber been in?
Liev Schreiber has appeared on Broadway in 8 shows.

How many West End shows has Liev Schreiber been in?
Liev Schreiber has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Liev Schreiber been nominated for?
Outstanding Actor in a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for A View from the Bridge , Outstanding Actor in a Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for A View From the Bridge , Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for A View from the Bridge , Outstanding Actor in a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Talk Radio , Distinguished Performance Award (Drama League Awards) for Talk Radio , Outstanding Actor in a Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Talk Radio , Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Talk Radio , Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Glengarry Glen Ross Outstanding Actor - Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Betrayal and Performance (Obie Awards) for Cymbeline .

What awards has Liev Schreiber won?
Outstanding Actor in a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for A View from the Bridge, Distinguished Performance Award (Drama League Awards) for Talk Radio, Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Glengarry Glen Ross Outstanding Actor - Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Betrayaland Performance (Obie Awards) for Cymbeline.