Liev Schreiber Biography

 
Date Of Birth:
October 04, 1967 (51)
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 more)
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Date of Birth: October 04, 1967 (51)

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 more)

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

(winners are in red)

 
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