Dustin Hoffman

Dustin Hoffman

Dustin Lee Hoffman (Los Ángeles, 8 de agosto de 1937) es un actor y director estadounidense. Ha ganado en dos ocasiones del premio Óscar de la Academia de Cine de Hollywood al mejor actor. Es uno de los actores más premiados de la historia. Está considerado como un mito viviente del cine. Gracias a películas legendarias como El Graduado, Tootsie, Rain Man o Kramer contra Kramer entre otras es considerado uno de los mejores actores vivos de Hollywood junto a Robert De Niro, Gene Hackman, Jack Nicholson y Al Pacino.

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  • Fecha de nacimiento: 1937-08-08
  • Lugar de nacimiento: Los Angeles, California, USA

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Dustin Lee Hoffman (born August 8, 1937) is an American actor with a career in film, television, and theatre since 1960. He has been known for his versatile portrayals of antiheroes and vulnerable types of characters. He first drew critical praise for the 1966 Off-Broadway play Eh? for which he won a Theatre World Award and a Drama Desk Award. This was soon followed by his breakthrough movie role as Benjamin Braddock in The Graduate (1967). Since then Hoffman's career has largely been focused in cinema with only sporadic returns to television and the stage. Some of his most noted films are Papillon, Marathon Man, Midnight Cowboy, Little Big Man, Lenny, All the President's Men, Kramer vs. Kramer, Tootsie, Rain Man, and Wag the Dog. Hoffman has won two Academy Awards, five Golden Globes, three BAFTAs, three Drama Desk Awards, a Genie Award, and an Emmy Award. Dustin Hoffman received the AFI Life Achievement Award in 1999. Description above from the Wikipedia article Dustin Hoffman, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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