Actor, Soundtrack, Producer
Lean, angular-faced and authoritatively spoken lead / supporting actor Roy Scheider obviously never heard the old actor's axiom about "never appearing with kids or animals" lest they overshadow your performance. Breaking that rule did him no harm, though, as he achieved pop cult status by finding, fighting and blowing up a 25-foot-long Great White ...
Born: November 10, 1932
Star sign: Scorpio
Height: 5' 9" (1.75 m)
Known for: Jaws (1975), The French Connection (1971), 2010 (1984), All That Jazz (1979)