Roy Scheider Chief Martin Brody · Robert Shaw Quint · Richard Dreyfuss Matt Hooper · Lorraine Gary Ellen Brody · Murray Hamilton Mayor Larry.
Oct 5, The role eventually went to Roy Scheider, a former boxer and star of 'The The producers of 'Jaws' had previously worked with Robert Shaw on 'The filmmaker George Lucas suggested Richard Dreyfuss, who starred in.
Actor Roy Scheider landed his breakthrough role in 's Klute, and later played Police Chief Martin Brody in the Steven Spielberg-directed film Jaws.
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Roy Richard Scheider (November 10, – February 10, ) was an American actor and . Scheider portrayed Chief Martin Brody in the Hollywood blockbuster Jaws () which also starred Robert Shaw and Richard Dreyfuss.
Stuntwoman-turned-actress Susan Backlinie was cast as Chrissie (the first victim) as she knew how to swim and was willing to perform.
"Jaws" was released in theaters 42 years ago today. Here's what some of the cast and creators have been up to since then.