August 29, 1938
82 years old
Salt and Pepper
6 ft 2 in | 188 cm
85 kg | 187 lbs
Elliott Gould was born in Brooklyn, New York, United States, on August 29, 1938, is an American actor.
Young Elliott Gould first started his career as a child model.
He began his acting career on stage in the late 1950s.
He landed his professional acting debut on Broadway in a musical "Rumple" (1957).
He made his big screen debut in comedy film Quick, Let's Get Married (1964) in role as The Mute.
He got his television debut in comedy musical romance film Once Upon a Mattress (1964) in role as Jester.
Elliott's breakthrough performance came as Ted Henderson in comedy drama movie Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice (1969).
Dangerous Lies (2020) thriller in role as Leonard, opposite Camila Mendes, Jessie T. Usher and Jamie Chung
He was nominated for the Academy Award and a BAFTA Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role as Ted Henderson in comedy drama movie Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice (1969).
He was nominated for the Golden Globe Award and a BAFTA Award for Best Actor for his role as Capt. "Trapper" John Francis Xavier McIntyre in black comedy war film M*A*S*H (1970).
He was nominated for the National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Supporting Actor for his performance as Harry Greenberg in biographical movie Bugsy (1991).
American History X (1998) crime drama opposite Edward Norton and Edward Furlong
The Long Goodbye (1973) neo-noir thriller with Nina van Pallandt, Sterling Hayden and Mark Rydell
The Muppet Movie (1979) musical road comedy in role as Compère
A Bridge Too Far (1977) epic war opposite Sean Connery, Ryan O'Neal and Michael Caine
Capricorn One (1978) thriller with James Brolin, O. J. Simpson and Sam Waterston
California Split (1974) comedy drama opposite George Segal, Ann Prentiss and Gwen Welles
The Silent Partner (1978) thriller heist with Christopher Plummer, Susannah York and John Candy
Little Murders (1971) comedy opposite Marcia Rodd, Vincent Gardenia and Elizabeth Wilson
Getting Straight (1970) comedy drama with Candice Bergen, Robert F. Lyons and Jeff Corey
Harry and Walter Go to New York (1976) period comedy opposite James Caan, Michael Caine and Diane Keaton
The Devil and Max Devlin (1981) fantasy comedy with Bill Cosby and Susan Anspach
The Touch (1971) romantic drama opposite Max von Sydow, Bibi Andersson and Sheila Reid
The Last Flight of Noah's Ark (1980) family adventure with Geneviève Bujold and Ricky Schroder
Escape to Athena (1979) adventure comedy war opposite Roger Moore, Telly Savalas and David Niven
Mean Johnny Barrows (1976) crime drama with Fred Williamson and Roddy McDowall
The Lady Vanishes (1979) comedy mystery opposite Cybill Shepherd and Angela Lansbury
Ocean's 8 (2018) heist comedy with Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett and Anne Hathaway
Has hosted Saturday Night Live six times (1975–1980).
E/R (1984-1985) CBS sitcom in role as Dr. Howard Sheinfeld
Together We Stand (1986) CBS sitcom in role as David Randall
Beyond Justice (1991) three-part miniseries in role as Red Murchison
L.A. Law (1993) NBC legal drama television series in role as Ed Morrison
He had recurring role as Jack Geller in NBC sitcom Friends (1994-2003).
The Shining (1997) horror television miniseries in role as Stuart Ullman
Shanghai 1937 (1997) two-part miniseries in role as Hutchinson
Getting Personal (1998) Fox sitcom in role as Jack Kacmarczyk
Baby Bob (2002-2003) CBS sitcom in role as Sam Spencer
K Street (2003) HBO television series in role as Bergstrom
Crumbs (2005) ABC sitcom in role as Frank Bergman
St. Urbain's Horseman (2007) drama miniseries in role as Uncle Abe
The Cape (2011) NBC superhero drama television series in role as Samuel
Ray Donovan (2013-2016) crime drama series in role as Ezra Goldman
Sensitive Skin (2014) HBO black comedy television series in role as Dr. H. Cass
Mulaney (2014-2015) Fox sitcom in role as Oscar
Doubt (2017) CBS drama series in role as Isaiah Roth
9JKL (2017-2018) CBS sitcom in role as Harry
Graduated from the Professional Children's School.
He also studied dancing.
Has Jewish ancestry.
Serves on the Screen Actors Guild National Board of Directors.
He voiced The Owl in animated fantasy film Yellowbird (2014).
He was married to:
Jennifer Bogart (1973–1975; 1978–1989) they have two children, Molly and Samuel
Barbra Streisand (1963-1971) they have one son, Jason Gould
Has been engaged to Jennifer O'Neill (1974-1975).