Liev Schreiber

Actor + Producer + Director + Screenwriter
Born Oct 4, 1967

Isaac Liev Schreiber, commonly known as Liev Schreiber, is an American actor, producer, director, and screenwriter. He became known during the late 1990s and early 2000s, having initially appeared in several independent films, and later mainstream Hollywood films, including the Scream trilogy of horror films, Phantoms, The Sum of All Fears, X-Men Origins: Wolverine, Salt and Goon. Schreiber is also a respected stage actor, having performed in several Broadway productions.… Read More

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Liev Schreiber.


1967 Birth Born on October 4, 1967.


1996 28 Years Old He then played supporting roles in several studio films, including Ron Howard's 1996 remake of Ransom, with Mel Gibson, The Hurricane, with Denzel Washington, the 2000 movie version of Hamlet, with Ethan Hawke, and, as Tom Clancy's fictional C.I.A. super spy and assassin John Clark, in The Sum of All Fears, with Ben Affleck.


1998 - 2000 3 More Events
2001 33 Years Old Schreiber has narrated a number of documentaries, along with Michael G. Stanton, many of them aired as part of PBS series such as American Experience, Nova, and Secrets of the Dead from 2001 to 2011. … Read More
2002 34 Years Old 1 More Event
Schreiber served as the voice of Skeletor in the 2002 incarnation of Masters of the Universe. … Read More
2004 36 Years Old The 2004 remake of The Manchurian Candidate, with Denzel Washington and Meryl Streep, was another major film for Schreiber, stirring some controversy as it opened during a heated presidential election cycle. … Read More
2005 37 Years Old In the spring of 2005, Schreiber played the role of Richard Roma in the Broadway revival of David Mamet's Pulitzer Prize-winning play Glengarry Glen Ross. … Read More
2006 38 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2006, Schreiber was invited to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. … Read More
Schreiber joined the cast on January 18, 2007, and shot a four-episode arc. … Read More


2008 40 Years Old 1 More Event
Late in 2008, Schreiber portrayed Jewish resistance fighter, Zus Bielski, in the film Defiance, alongside Daniel Craig.
In 2010, he returned to Broadway in A View from the Bridge for which he received a Tony nomination for Best Leading Actor in a Play. … Read More
2013 45 Years Old At Tropfest on June 22, 2013, Schreiber referred to Watts as his wife. The couple's first son, Alexander Pete, was born in 2007. They call him Sasha, a Russian nickname variation of the name Alexander. In 2008, Watts gave birth to the couple's second son, Samuel Kai. … Read More
2016 48 Years Old On September 26, 2016, Schreiber and Watts announced their separation, after 11 years together.
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