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Richard Tiffany Gere ( /’???r/ GEER; born August 31, 1949) is an American actor. He began acting in the 1970s, playing a supporting role in Looking for Mr. Goodbar, and a starring role in Days of Heaven. 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.
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He began acting in the 1970s, playing a supporting role in Looking for Mr. Goodbar, and a starring role in Days of Heaven. He attended the University of Massachusetts Amherst on a gymnastics scholarship, majoring in philosophy, but did not graduate, leaving after two years. They have a son, Homer James Jigme Gere, who was born in 2000 and is named after Gere’s father. in September 2007, Gere called for the boycott of the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games to put pressure on China to make Tibet independent. He helped to establish the AIDS Care Home, a residential facility in India for women and children with AIDS, and also supports campaigns for AIDS awareness and education that country.
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He began acting in the 1970s, playing a supporting role in Looking for Mr. Goodbar, and a starring role in Days of Heaven. His paternal great-grandfather had changed the spelling of the surname from “Geer”. Gere is their eldest son and second child. Gere first worked professionally at the Provincetown Playhouse on Cape Cod in 1971 where he starred in Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead. Gere’s status as a leading man 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.
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He began acting in the 1970s, playing a supporting role in Looking for Mr. Goodbar, and a starring role in Days of Heaven. in 1967, he graduated from North Syracuse Central High School, where he excelled at gymnastics and music, playing the trumpet. in 2002, he appeared in three major releases: the horror thriller The Mothman Prophecies, the drama Unfaithful, and the Academy Award-winning film version of Chicago, for which he won a Golden Globe as “Best Actor – Comedy or Musical”. Gere was Harvard University’s Hasty Pudding Theatricals’ “Man of the Year” for 2006.
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Richard Tiffany Gere ( /’???r/ geer; born August 31, 1949) is an American actor. He began acting in the 1970s, playing a supporting role in Looking for Mr. Goodbar, and a starring role in Days of Heaven. 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.
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Richard Tiffany Gere ( /’???r/ geer; born August 31, 1949) is an American actor. He began acting in the 1970s, playing a supporting role in Looking for Mr. Goodbar, and a starring role in Days of Heaven. 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. 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. His first major acting role was in the original London stage version of Grease in 1973. He became a major star that year with the film American Gigolo, followed by the romantic drama An Officer and a Gentleman, which grossed almost $130 million in 1982.
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Richard Tiffany Gere ( /’???r/ geer; born August 31, 1949) is an American actor. He began acting in the 1970s, playing a supporting role in Looking for Mr. Goodbar, and a starring role in Days of Heaven. Gere was Harvard University’s Hasty Pudding Theatricals’ “Man of the Year” for 2006. in 2002, he married model and actress Carey Lowell.
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He began acting in the 1970s, playing a supporting role in Looking for Mr. Goodbar, and a starring role in Days of Heaven. in 1967, he graduated from North Syracuse Central High School, where he excelled at gymnastics and music, playing the trumpet. His career was somewhat resurrected after the release of both Internal Affairs and Pretty Woman in 1990. was also a solid performer that grossed $170 million worldwide though his next film, 2005’s Bee Season, was a commercial failure. Gere was married to supermodel Cindy Crawford from 1991 to 1995. He is a practicing Buddhist and an active supporter of the Dalai Lama. Because he strongly supports the Tibetan Independence Movement, he is permanently banned from entering the People’s Republic of China. Gere was banned as an Academy Award presenter in 1993 after he denounced the Chinese government in his capacity as presenter.
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He began acting in the 1970s, playing a supporting role in Looking for Mr. Goodbar, and a starring role in Days of Heaven. However, after 1982, Gere’s career was dogged by several box office failures. He is a practicing Buddhist and an active supporter of the Dalai Lama. Gere is also a persistent advocate for human rights in Tibet; he is a co-founder of the Tibet House, creator of The Gere Foundation, and he is Chairman of the Board of Directors for the International Campaign for Tibet. On June 27, 2011 Richard Gere meditated in Borobudur temple. On April 15, 2007, Gere appeared at an AIDS awareness rally in Jaipur, India. As a result of that gesture, a local court ordered the arrest of Gere and Shetty, finding them in violation “public obscenity” laws.
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He began acting in the 1970s, playing a supporting role in Looking for Mr. Goodbar, and a starring role in Days of Heaven. He became a major star that year with the film American Gigolo, followed by the romantic drama An Officer and a Gentleman, which grossed almost $130 million in 1982. Gere co-starred with Diane Lane in the romantic drama Nights in Rodanthe, released in 2008.
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He began acting in the 1970s, playing a supporting role in Looking for Mr. Goodbar, and a starring role in Days of Heaven. He attended the University of Massachusetts Amherst on a gymnastics scholarship, majoring in philosophy, but did not graduate, leaving after two years. His first major acting role was in the original London stage version of Grease in 1973. in 1980, Gere appeared in the Broadway production of Bent. 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. People magazine named Gere the “Sexiest Man Alive” in 1999. 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. in December 2010, Gere was honored for his lifetime achievement from the 34th Cairo International Film Festival.

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