Liev Schreiber

Liev Schreiber

Age
50
Birthday
Oct. 4th, 1967
Born in
San Francisco, California, USA
Height
6' 3

Liev Schreiber's Main TV Roles

Show Character(s)
Ray Donovan TV Show
Ray Donovan
NOVA TV Show
NOVA
Nature TV Show
Nature
24/7 TV Show
24/7
De La Hoya/Mayweather 24/7 TV Show
De La Hoya/Mayweather 24/7
 

Main Movie Roles

Guest TV Roles

[none found]



BIOGRAPHY:

Liev (pronounced Lee-ev) is the son of Heather, a painter, and 'Tell Schreiber', a theatrical actor with a small role in The Keeper (1976). When he was one, the family moved from San Francisco to Canada. His parents were divorced when he was five. He and his mother moved to New York, where she drove a cab. During that time, they lived as squatters in abandoned buildings. His mother taught him to read, and she also forbade him from seeing color movies. He grew up seeing silent and black & white movies at a local revival house and particularly enjoyed those of 'Charles Chaplin'. His mother now lives in an ashram in Virginia. He began acting at Hampshire College and continued at the Yale University School of Drama in 1992. He originally wanted to be a playwright, but his teacher encouraged him to become an actor.


TRIVIA:
  • Growing up, his mother didn't allow him to watch color movies. The first color movie he saw was Star Wars in 1977.
  • The actor and his fiancée, 'Naomi Watts' (qv), welcomed their first child, a healthy baby boy, on July 25, 2007. Alexander Pete Schreiber, who was born at 3:59 p.m. in Los Angeles, weighed 8 lbs., 4 oz, and was 22.5 inches long (Alexander is for his grandfather and Peter is for her father, 'Peter Watts (VI)' (qv)).
  • His mother is of German-Ukranian-Polish heritage (maternal grandfather was from Ukraine) and his father was of Austrian-Scottish-Swiss heritage.
  • Nominated for the 2007 Tony Award (New York City) for Actor in a Drama for "Talk Radio".
  • Grew up in Lower East Side New York. Graduated from Friends Seminary High School in Manhattan.
  • Attended high school with actress 'Amanda Peet (I)' (qv) when he was a senior and she was a freshman.
  • Son of actor 'Tell Schreiber' (qv) and Heather. Has four half brothers and one half sister, including brother 'Pablo Schreiber' (qv).
  • Grew up in Lower East Side New York.


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