Jeff Goldblum Biography


Jeff Goldblum

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Birth Name: Jeff Goldblum
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Birth Country: United States
Height: 6 Feet 4 Inch
Birth Sign: libra
Age:   64 Years
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American actor, Jeff Goldblum is mainly known in the world for portraying his role in the movies life The Fly, Jurassic Park and Independence Day. He is also popular for his role in the television series, Law & Order: Criminal Intent. Jeff Goldblum was from the upper class family born as Jeffrey Lynn Goldblum in West Homestead, Pennsylvania, United States of America to Shirley (née Temeles) and Harold L. Goldblum. He is an American and is of Russia and Austrian descent.

On 4th of July 1980, Jeff got married to Patricia Gaul. She is an actress and she is also one of the main casts of the Silverado. They got divorced in 1986.

Then on 1st of November 1987, Jeff got married for the second time in his life Geena Davis. This married life was also dissolved within short period of time and they got divorced on 17th of October 1990.

Two decades later, he was seen with Emilie Livingston having romantic love affairs with her. They finally got engaged in the summer of 2014 and then got married on 8th of November 2014. Recently in 2015, he became father of his first child with her.

With a dream to become renowned actor in the future, Jeff joined Neighborhood Playhouse and studied more about acting and dramas. He made his first appearance in 1971 and that was from the Broadway musical, Two Gentlemen of Verona. He finally made his debut movie appearance in 1974 in Death Wish. Till now, he has appeared in more than fifty movies and television series. He is earning the huge amount of salary from his acting career and his net worth is rumored to be around $40 million.

 

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Born in West Homestead, Pennsylvania

1952 22nd of October

Jeff Goldblum was from the upper class family born as Jeffrey Lynn Goldblum in West Homestead, Pennsylvania, United States of America to Shirley (née Temeles) and Harold L. Goldblum. He is an American and is of Russia and Austrian descent.

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Moved to New York City

1969

Jeff Goldblum was born to Shirley (née Temeles) and Harold L. Goldblum in West Homestead, Pennsylvania. Both of his parents had a deep interest in the show business. When he was in his late teens, he moved to New York City with an aim to become an actor. 

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Began his acting career

1971

While in New York he was enrolled at Neighborhood Playhouse and he took several acting classes. To support him financially he also used to work on the theatre. He made his first appearance in 1971 and that was from the Broadway musical, Two Gentlemen of Verona.

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Played his first movie

1974

After he appeared in Broadway musical, Two Gentlemen of Verona, he also desired to make his movie appearance and he worked hard to finally earn his place in movies. He finally made his debut movie appearance in 1974 in Death Wish. 

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Married to Patricia Gaul

1980 4th of July

He was first married to Patricia Gaul. She is also one of the popular actresses in United States and she is known for her role in Silverado. They got married on 4th of July 1980. It is said that they were in love before they got married in 1980. 

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Divorced with Patricia Gaul

1986

Though he was married to Patricia Gaul for more than half a decade, they didn't become parents once. In 1985, they expressed their excitement being married for about half a decade but this excitement end in sadness in 1986. 

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Married to Geena Davis

1987 1st of November

After dissolving his first married life in 1986, he began dating Geena Davis. Geena Davis is also an established actress and she is probably known for her role in the movies like Transylvania 6-5000 and The Fly. They got married on 1st of November 1987. 

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Won Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror

1987

In 1987, he got his first nomination in Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA. That year, he was nominated in this award for his role in the movie, The Fly and he won this award for Best Actor. 

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Divorced with Geena Davis

1990 17th of October

His second married life also had the sad ending in 1990. He was married to Geena Davis and they were married on 1st of November 1987. This married life was also dissolved within short period of time and they got divorced on 17th of October 1990.

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Won Sitges - Catalonian International Film

1990

Since the beginning of his career, he has been nominated in lots of prestigious awards and he has also won them. In 1990, he got nominated in one of the major awards in his life for the first time and that was in Sitges - Catalonian International Film Festival. 

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Married to Emilie Livingston

2014 8th of November

Two decades later, he was seen with Emilie Livingston having romantic love affairs with her. After dating each other for few years, they got engaged in the summer of 2014 and then finally got married on 8th of November 2014.

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Won Detroit Film Critic Society, US

2014

He also played an outstanding role in 2014 in the movie, The Grand Budapest Hotel. His role in this movie is widely appreciated and he also got his nomination in The Grand Budapest Hotel for that role and finally he was honored with it for Best Ensemble. 

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First child, Charlie Ocean

2015 4th of July

He became father for the first time in his life in 2015. After being married with Olympic gymnast Emilie Livingston for about a year, they welcomed their first child together and it was a son and they named him Charlie Ocean. 

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Won Central Ohio Film Critics Association

2015

In 2014, he portrayed his role in the movie, The Grand Budapest Hotel and the following year he got his one and only nomination in Central Ohio Film Critics Association. He also became lucky as he won this award for Best Ensemble. 

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