Liev Schreiber

Liev Schreiber

actor, producer, additional crew

Liev Schreiber was born on Oct 04, 1967 in USA. Liev Schreiber's big-screen debut came with Janek: The Silent Betrayal directed by Robert Iscove in 1994, strarring Owens. Liev Schreiber is known for A Small Light directed by Susanna Fogel, Bel Powley stars as Miep Gies and Joe Cole as Jan Gies. Liev Schreiber has got 14 awards and 45 nominations so far. The most recent award Liev Schreiber achieved is Film Independent Spirit Awards. The upcoming new movie Liev Schreiber plays is Golda which will be released on Aug 25, 2023.

Liev (pronounced Lee-ev) Schreiber was born in San Francisco. His mother, Heather (Milgram), is a painter, and his father, Tell Schreiber (Tell Carroll Schreiber III), is a theatrical actor who had a small role in Folie contrôlée (1976). His mother is from a working-class Jewish family from Poland and Ukraine, while his father is from an upper-class Protestant family. His parents moved the family to Canada when Liev was one, and divorced when he was five. He and his mother moved to New York, where she drove a cab. During that time, they lived as squatters in abandoned buildings. His mother taught him to read, and she also forbade him from seeing color movies. He grew up seeing silent and black & white movies at a local revival house and particularly enjoyed those of Charles Chaplin. His mother now lives in an ashram in Virginia. He began acting at Hampshire College and continued at the Yale University School of Drama in 1992. He originally wanted to be a playwright, but his teacher encouraged him to become an actor.

  • Birthday

    Oct 04, 1967
  • Place of Birth

    San Francisco, California, USA
  • Also known

    리브 슈라이버, Лев Шрайбер, リーヴ・シュレイバー, 李佛·薛伯, Λιβ Σράιμπερ, Isaac Liev Schreiber

Known For


14 wins & 45 nominations

Film Independent Spirit Awards
Spotlight (2015)
Winner - Robert Altman Award
Gold Derby Awards
Ensemble Cast
Winner - Gold Derby Film Award
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