This is the section for all our "FUN" Richard Gere information - please enjoy!
Did You Know?
... that Richard got his big break in 1977 as Diane Keaton's treacherous pickup in Looking For Mr. Goodbar.
... that Richard is an accomplished musician. He plays the trumpet and the piano and writes music. You can hear him play in the beginning of the piano scene in Pretty Woman, the song he is playing on the baby grand when Vivian comes downstairs to find him was one of his own compositions. To learn more visit our Tribute to Pretty Woman.
... that in 1993 instead of Sexiest Man Alive People magazine named Richard Gere and Cindy Crawford Sexiest Couple Alive.
... but at age 50 Richard Gere did become The Sexiest Man Alive.
... that Richard Gere has his own foundation. You can learn all about it and the causes he supports.
... that Richard Gere was in big trouble in India for kissing a beautiful Indian actress. The charge was public obscenity and he was forced to flee the country. It's all been settled but you can see the "illegal act" here
Grauman's/Mann's Chinese Theater Footprints
Richard Gere is just one of the many legendary celebrities to leave hand and footprints outside the famous Grauman's (now Mann's) Chinese Theater.
Mann's Chinese Theater
6925 Hollywood Blvd.
Hollywood, CA SEE MAP