Jeff Daniels

Highest Rated:
93%     Looper (2012)
Lowest Rated:
8%     Gods and Generals (2003)
Birthday:
Feb 19
Birthplace:
Athens, Georgia, USA
Bio:
Jeff Daniels is a successful American actor with several different films under his belt- varying wildly in genre and tone.

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Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT BOX OFFICE YEAR
Dumb and Dumber To
  • Harry Dunne
-- 2014
93% Looper
  • Abe
$66.3M 2012
63% Howl
  • Professor David Kirk
$0.6M 2010
Checking Out
  • Actor
-- 2010
31% Paper Man
  • Richard Dunn
-- 2010
Farlanders
  • Actor
-- 2009
The 10 Conditions of Love
  • Director
  • Screenwriter
-- 2009
30% The Answer Man (Arlen Faber)
  • Arlen Faber
-- 2009
America's Classic Ballparks
  • Host
-- 2009
67% Away We Go
  • Jerry
$9.4M 2009
84% State of Play
  • Senator George Fergus
$37.0M 2009
34% Space Chimps
  • Zartog
$29.9M 2008
20% Plumm Summer
  • Narrator
-- 2008
63% Traitor
  • Carter
$23.5M 2008
Sweet Nothing In My Ear
  • Dan Miller
-- 2008
87% The Lookout
  • Lewis
$4.5M 2007
8% Mama's Boy
  • Mert Rosenbloom
-- 2007
73% Infamous
  • Alvin Dewey
$1.1M 2006
23% RV
  • Travis Gornicke
$71.4M 2006
54% Because of Winn-Dixie
  • Preacher
$32.6M 2005
35% Imaginary Heroes
  • Ben Travis
-- 2005
93% The Squid and the Whale
  • Bernard Berkman
$7.1M 2005
93% Good Night, And Good Luck
  • Sig Mickelson
$31.5M 2005
The Five People You Meet in Heaven
  • Actor
-- 2004
The Goodbye Girl
  • Elliot
-- 2004
29% Super Sucker
  • Director
  • Producer
  • Screenwriter
  • Fred Barlow
-- 2003
I Witness
  • James Rhodes
-- 2003
8% Gods and Generals
  • Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain
$12.6M 2003
Gods and Generals Extended Director's Cut
  • Actor
-- 2003
81% The Hours
  • Louis Waters
$41.5M 2002
53% Blood Work
  • Buddy Noone
$26.1M 2002
Escanaba in da Moonlight
  • Director
  • Reuben Soady
-- 2000
80% Cheaters
  • Dr. Gerald Piecki
-- 2000
50% Chasing Sleep
  • Ed Saxon
-- 2000
27% It's the Rage
  • Warren Harding
-- 2000
12% My Favorite Martian
  • Tim O'Hara
-- 1999
The Crossing
  • George Washington
-- 1999
86% Pleasantville
  • Mr. Johnson
-- 1998
43% Trial and Error
  • Charles Tuttle
-- 1997
38% 101 Dalmatians
  • Roger
-- 1996
60% 2 Days in the Valley
  • Alvin Strayer
-- 1996
85% Fly Away Home
  • Thomas Alden
-- 1996
Redwood Curtain
  • Lyman Fellers
-- 1995
93% Speed
  • Harry
-- 1994
64% Dumb and Dumber
  • Harry Dunne
-- 1994
17% Terminal Velocity
  • Actor
-- 1994
88% Gettysburg
  • Colonel Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain
-- 1993
Grand Tour: Disaster in Time (Timescape)
  • Ben Wilson
-- 1992
There Goes the Neighborhood (Paydirt)
  • Willis Embry
-- 1992
50% Rain Without Thunder
  • Jonathan Garson
-- 1992
Teamster Boss: The Jackie Presser Story
  • Noonan
-- 1992
Story of America's Classic Ballparks
  • Host
-- 1991
21% The Butcher's Wife
  • Alex
-- 1991
44% Welcome Home Roxy Carmichael
  • Denton Webb
-- 1990
91% Arachnophobia
  • Dr. Ross Jennings
-- 1990
Love Hurts
  • Paul Weaver
-- 1990
20% Checking Out
  • Ray Macklin
-- 1989
50% Sweet Hearts Dance
  • Sam Manners
-- 1988
67% The House on Carroll Street
  • Cochran
-- 1988
The Caine Mutiny Court-Martial
  • Lt. Stephen Mark
-- 1988
88% Radio Days
  • Biff Baxter
-- 1987
46% Heartburn
  • Richard
-- 1986
88% Something Wild
  • Charlie Driggs
-- 1986
90% The Purple Rose of Cairo
  • Gil Shepherd
-- 1985
Marie
  • Eddie Sisk
-- 1985
Marie - A True Story
  • Actor
-- 1985
88% Terms of Endearment
  • Flap
-- 1983
Fifth of July
  • Jed Jenkins Ken's Lover
-- 1982
90% Ragtime
  • P.C. O'Donnell
-- 1981
Rumor of War
  • Actor
-- 1980

TV

RATING TITLE CREDIT YEAR
The Newsroom
2012-2014
  • Will McAvoy
2012 - 2013
100% Saturday Night Live
1975-2014
  • Actor
1998

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Quotes from Jeff Daniels's Characters

    • Harry Dunne:
      You were right, Lloyd. She was definitely worth the trip.
    • Lloyd Christmas:
      Yeah. she's something, ain't she, Har? I'm glad we were able to help her out.
    From Dumb and Dumber. Submitted by Matt R (41 days ago)

    • Lloyd Christmas:
      What happened, Harry? Some little filly break your heart?
    • Harry Dunne:
      No. It was a girl.
    From Dumb and Dumber. Submitted by russell b (8 months ago)