Richard Gere So I Knew That Arbitrage, Which Opens Friday, Was Supposed To Be

Richard Gere
Richard Gere
Richard Gere


Richard Tiffany Gere ( /’???r/ GEER; born August 31, 1949) is an American actor. He came to prominence in 1980 for his role in the film American Gigolo, which established him as a leading man and a sex symbol. His paternal great-grandfather had changed the spelling of the surname from “Geer”. Gere is their eldest son and second child. in 1967, he graduated from North Syracuse Central High School, where he excelled at gymnastics and music, playing the trumpet. By 2007, Gere was co-starring with Jesse Eisenberg and Terrence Howard in The Hunting Party (a comic thriller in which he played a journalist in Bosnia) as well as with Christian Bale, Heath Ledger, and Cate Blanchett in Todd Haynes’ semi-biographical film about Bob Dylan, I’m Not There. He received an award from the 34th Cairo International Film Festival in December 2010, and was the 67th recipient of The George Eastman Award for distinguished contribution to the art of film in 2012, for his acting career and his global humanitarian leadership. After having studied Zen for five or six years, Gere traveled to Nepal in 1978 with the Brazilian painter, Sylvia Martins where he met many Tibetan monks and lamas.

Know a Black Guy, and Other Tips for Being a One Percenter from Richard Gere’s Stupid New Movie, Arbitrage [Grierson & Leitch] I try to avoid pre-release publicity, even trailers, as much as possible, but inevitably one gets blasted with the Internet news firehose no matter how much one tries to avoid it. So I knew that Arbitrage, which opens Friday, was supposed to be a thriller about a hyper-wealthy hedge fund manager and that it was supposed to feature Richard Gere’s best performance in years. Those things were intriguing to me; Gere’s one of those actors who seems underrated yet never is in anything good. More » [link]

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He went on to star in several hit films including An Officer and a Gentleman, Pretty Woman, Primal Fear, and Chicago, for which he won a Golden Globe Award as Best Actor, as well as a Screen Actors Guild Award as part of the Best Cast. Born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Gere is a descendant of Mayflower Pilgrims Francis Eaton, John Billington, George Soule, Richard Warren, Degory Priest, William Brewster, and Francis Cooke. in 2007, he co-starred with Jesse Eisenberg and Terrence Howard in The Hunting Party, a comic thriller in which he played a journalist in Bosnia. The same year he also starred with Christian Bale, Heath Ledger, and Cate Blanchett in Todd Haynes’ semi-biographical film about Bob Dylan, I’m Not There. Gere remains one of the few actors, if not the only actor, to be nominated multiple times for the Golden Globe Award without ever being nominated for an Academy Award.
Richard Gere
Richard Gere
Richard Gere

People Magazine Named Gere The Sexiest Man Alive In 1999

Richard Gere
Richard Gere
Richard Gere
Richard Gere
Richard Gere
Richard Gere
Richard Gere
Richard Gere
Richard Gere
Richard Gere
Richard Gere
Richard Gere


Born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Gere is a descendant of Mayflower Pilgrims Francis Eaton, John Billington, George Soule, Richard Warren, Degory Priest, William Brewster and Francis Cooke. in 1967, he graduated from North Syracuse Central High School, where he excelled at gymnastics and music, playing the trumpet. People magazine named Gere the “Sexiest Man Alive” in 1999. Gere was Harvard University’s Hasty Pudding Theatricals’ “Man of the Year” for 2006.

People Magazine Named Gere The Sexiest Man Alive In 1999

Richard Gere
Richard Gere
Richard Gere


Gere first worked professionally at the Provincetown Playhouse on Cape Cod in 1971 where he starred in Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead. His career was somewhat resurrected after the release of both Internal Affairs and Pretty Woman in 1990. Gere’s status as a leading man was again solidified, and he went on to star in several successful films throughout the 1990s, including Sommersby (1993), Primal Fear (1996), and Runaway Bride (1999) which reunited him with his Pretty Woman co-star Julia Roberts. Richard also took a leading role in the 1997 action movie The Jackal, playing Declan Mulqueen. People magazine named Gere the “Sexiest Man Alive” in 1999. Gere’s 2004 ballroom dancing drama Shall We Dance.