(1937-) US actor. He became popular in the 1960s with his unconventional looks, short stature, and versatility. He won Academy Awards for his performances in Kramer vs Kramer 1979 and Rain Man 1988. His other films include The Graduate 1967, Midnight Cowboy 1969, Little Big Man 1970, All the President’s Men 1976, Tootsie 1982, Hook 1991, and Outbreak 1995. He appeared on Broadway in the 1984 revival of Death of a Salesman, which was also filmed for television 1985.