Richard Gere Bio, Age, Family, Wife, Days of Heaven, Movies, Net Worth, Salary

Richard Gere Biography

A native of Philadelphia Richard Gere born (Richard Tiffany Gere) is an American actor and producer. He started films in the 1970s, playing a supporting role in Looking for Mr. Goodbar and a starring role in Days of Heaven. Richard gained fame when he played the role in the film American Gigolo, which established him as a leading man and a sex symbol.

Richard Gere Age

He was born on 31 August 1949 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. He is 72 years old as of 2021. Gere cerebrates all of his birthdays every 31st of August every year.

Richard Gere Height and Weight

He stands at a height of 5feet 7inches(1.7 meters) tall and he weighs(167lbs) 76 kilograms. He has dark brown eyes and grey hair.

Richard Gere Parents and Siblings

He was born to a father named Homer George Gere who Worked as an Insurance Agent with the Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company and his mother named Doris Ann Gere. He has five siblings Joanne Gere, Laura Gere, Susan Gere, David Gere, and Henry Januszewski.

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Richard Gere Education

Gere went to the North Syracuse Central High School and graduated in 1967. He then got admission at the University of Massachusetts Amherst on a gymnastics scholarship. He had chosen philosophy as his major but didn’t graduate from the university as he dropped out after 2 years.

Richard Gere Dating, Wife, and Children

Richard was initially married to Cindy Crawford from 1991 to 1995. Not much is known about the relationship. He married Carey Lowell in 2002 and was blessed with one child called Homer (son). The couple lived together in Bedford, New York for several years. They also co-owned the Bedford Post Inn with Russell Hernandez.

They announced that they were separating in 2013 and had their divorce being finalized three years later. Gere married for the third time in 2018. He married 35-year-old Spanish publicist and activist Alejandra Silva. “I was a little lost, without light, and knowing him gave meaning to my life,” she told the Spanish magazine HOLA! The couple announced the birth of a son in February 2019 and their second child the following April.

Richard Gere Movies and Television Shows


The following are movies that Gere was featured in:

  • 1975 Report to the Commissioner
  • 1976 Baby Blue Marine
  • 1977 Looking for Mr. Goodbar
  • 1978 Bloodbrothers
  • 1978 Days of Heaven
  • 1979 Yanks
  • 1980 American Gigolo
  • 1982 An Officer and a Gentleman
  • 1983 The Honorary Consul
  • 1983 Breathless
  • 1984 The Cotton Club
  • 1985 King David
  • 1986 No Mercy
  • 1986 Power
  • 1988 Miles from Home
  • 1990 Internal Affairs
  • 1990 Pretty Woman
  • 1991 Rhapsody in August
  • 1992 Final Analysis
  • 1993 Mr. Jones
  • 1993 Sommersby
  • 1994 Intersection
  • 1995 First Knight
  • 1996 Primal Fear
  • 1997 The Jackal
  • 1997 Red Corner
  • 1999 Runaway Bride
  • 2000 Dr. T & the Women
  • 2000 Autumn in New York
  • 2002 The Mothman Prophecies
  • 2002 Unfaithful
  • 2002 Chicago
  • 2004 Shall We Dance?
  • 2005 Bee Season
  • 2006 The Hoax
  • 2007 The Hunting Party
  • 2007 I’m Not There
  • 2007 The Flock
  • 2008 Nights in Rodanthe
  • 2009 Amelia
  • 2009 Hachi: A Dog’s Tale
  • 2009 Brooklyn’s Finest
  • 2011 The Double
  • 2012 Arbitrage
  • 2013 Movie 43
  • 2014 Henry & Me
  • 2014 Time Out of Mind
  • 2015 The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel
  • 2015 The Benefactor
  • 2016 Norman: The Moderate Rise and Tragic Fall of a New York Fixer
  • 2017 The Dinner
  • 2017 Three Christs

Television Shows

The following are television shows that Gere was featured in:

  • 1975 Chelsea D.H.O.
  • 1975 Strike Force
  • 1976 Kojak
  • 1993 And the Band Played On
  • 2001 The Simpsons
  • 2014 Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey
  • 2019 MotherFatherSon

Richard Gere Net Worth and Salary

Gere is an amazingly talented actor who has entertained his fans over the years. He has made a great fortune from his acting career as well as his other businesses. His annual salary and estimated net worth are currently under review. This information will soon be updated.

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