#41635 Overall Influence

Richard Gere

American actor


Why is this person notable and influential?

From Wikipedia

Richard Tiffany Gere is an American actor and producer. He began in films in the 1970s, playing a supporting role in Looking for Mr. Goodbar and a starring role in Days of Heaven . He came to prominence with his role in the film American Gigolo , which established him as a leading man and a sex symbol. He went on to star in many well-received films, including An Officer and a Gentleman , The Cotton Club , Pretty Woman , Sommersby , Primal Fear , Runaway Bride , I'm Not There , Arbitrage and Norman: The Moderate Rise and Tragic Fall of a New York Fixer . For portraying Billy Flynn in the Academy Award-winning musical Chicago , he won a Golden Globe Award and a Screen Actors Guild Award as part of the cast.

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What schools is this person affiliated with?

University of Massachusetts Amherst

Public university in Massachusetts, USA

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How’s this person influential?
#1825 World Rank
Political Science