Obituary of Roy Scheider

Roy Scheider

Roy Scheider (born on November 10th, 1932) was a Film-Actor who was best known for being in many movies. Roy died on February 10th, 2008 and his death was possibly because of cancer. He was 75 years old.

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Roy Scheider Biography Wiki:

    • Dead or Alive: Dead
    • Full Name: Scheider, Roy
    • Common Name: Roy Scheider
    • Birth Name: Roy Richard Scheider
    • Gender: Male
    • Birthplace: Orange, New Jersey, U.S.
    • Birth Date: November 10, 1932
    • Age: 75 (at death)
    • Category/Genre: Film-Actor

    • Nationality: American
    • Spouse/Partner:
      • Brenda King (wife, married 11 February 1989-10 February 2008, his death)
      • Cynthia Scheider (married 8 November 1962-1989 divorced)
    • Father:
    • Mother:
    • Siblings:
    • Children:

Death Notice:

  • Date: February 10, 2008
  • Place: Little Rock, Arkansas, U.S.
  • Cause of Death: Multiple myeloma cancer

Roy's Notable Roles:

  • Martin Brody in Jaws
  • Buddy 'Cloudy' Russo in The French Connection

Quotable Quotes:

"Until a character becomes a personality it cannot be believed. Without personality, the character may do funny or interesting things, but unless people are able to identify themselves with the character, its actions will seem unreal. And without personality, a story cannot ring true to the audience."

"The important thing is to do good work, no matter what medium you do it in."

"When you realize how perfect everything is you will tilt your head back and laugh at the sky. "

"Optimism is the madness of insisting that all is well when we are miserable."

Is he dead or alive? According to our unconfirmed records, Mr. Scheider has passed away.

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Last Updated: 2020-11-13 08:33:06
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