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French army officer of Jewish descent whose false imprisonment for treason in 1894 raised issues of anti-Semitism that dominated French politics until his release in 1906 (1859-1935)

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com/2014/11/11/short-hair-according-to-the-originals-star-natalie-dreyfuss/) interview last November, actress Natalie Dreyfuss admitted that she had platinum blonde hair when she started on the show.
In 2008, he founded The Dreyfuss Initiative, a nonprofit that promotes teaching about American democracy in classrooms nationwide.
Dreyfuss praised the significant role being played by the university in the fields of human rights, criminal justice, and the fight against transnational organized crime , also commending the University's advanced scientific status.
Dreyfuss recorded a significant growth in profit after taxation from approximately GBP1.
Dreyfuss, 66, will introduce a screening of his latest film Cas & Dylan and take part in a question and answer session following a showing of his classic Jaws.
Dreyfuss added that he has lived with that feeling everyday and every minute for his entire life.
Nicole Dreyfuss will work out of the firm's 654 Madison Avenue office.
We are very excited to have Richard Dreyfuss participate in this year's Stars in Service event," said JFI President & CEO Lucian Spataro, Jr.
Dreyfuss works as an independent journalist specializing in politics and national security and has also been a regular contributor to Rolling Stone and The Nation magazines.
After starring in Steven Spielberg's Jaws, Dreyfuss is back in action as another character called Matt.
Afghani is described by Middle East analyst Robert Dreyfuss in his book Devil's Game as "founder of Pan-Islam [and] the great-great grandfather of Osama bin Laden.
I do have a final "trend alert" to report: Carell follows Richard Dreyfuss in Poseidon in what appears to be a new stock role: the postsuicidal gay man recently dumped by a younger lover whose sexuality has little to do with the rest of the movie.
The cast includes Kurt Russell, Richard Dreyfuss, Josh Lucas, Emmy Rossum, Jacinda Barrett and Mia Maestro.
Devil's Game: How the United States Helped Unleash Fundamentalist Islam, by Robert Dreyfuss.
FILM star Richard Dreyfuss has had a Close Encounter Of The Third Kind with marriage.