This is the section for all our "FUN" Dustin Hoffman information - please enjoy!
Did You Know?
... that Dustin Hoffman was 30 years old when he made appeared as depressed college-graduate Benjamin Braddock in The Graduate. Ironically, Anne Bancroft who played the lusty and much older Mrs. Robinson was only 36. Learn more in our Tribute to The Graduate.
... that Dustin Hoffman and Gene Hackman were roommates when they were both struggling actors trying to make it in New York in the early sixties. Despite a friendship that has lasted five decades, they never appeared together in a movie until Runaway Jury in 2003. Visit our Tribute to Gene Hackman.
"What law is it that says a woman's a better parent simply by virtue of her sex... I've had to think a lot about whatever it is that makes somebody a good parent: constancy, patience, understanding... love. Where is it written that a man has less of those qualities than a woman?"
The character that Dustin played in Wag the Dog was an homage to what real life movie producer/director?