Jeffrey Lynn “Jeff” Goldblum (born October 22, 1952) is an American actor. His career began in the mid-1970s and he has appeared in major box-office successes including The Fly, Jurassic Park and its sequel Jurassic Park: The Lost World, and Independence Day. He starred as Detective Zach Nichols for the eighth and ninth seasons of the USA Network’s crime drama series Law & Order: Criminal Intent. Goldblum was born in the Pittsburgh suburb of West Homestead, Pennsylvania. His mother, Shirley, was a radio broadcaster who later ran a kitchen equipment and appliances sales firm, and his father, Harold L. Goldblum, was a medical doctor.
1. I, UH, DON’T THINK I’M, Y’KNOW, SO DIFFERENT THAN YOUR AVERAGE, Y’KNOW, AVERAGE.
2. HAWAII CAN BE HEAVEN AND IT CAN BE HELL.
3. IT’S A DELIGHT TO TRUST SOMEBODY SO COMPLETELY.
4. NO MATTER HOW YOU TRAVEL, IT’S STILL YOU GOING.
5. WELL, OF COURSE I WOULD CHOOSE TO BE THE TOP SCIENTIST IN MY FIELD.
6. I’VE TURNED MY GUEST HOUSE INTO THIS LITTLE STUDIO, AND WE HAVE ACTORS COME OVER AND DO READINGS.
7. I LOVE THE OCEAN. BOATS, NOT SO MUCH.
8. EVEN IF I DON’T HAVE A JOB, I WORK ON PLAYS AND SCENES.
9. THE MOVIE FEELS TO ME LIKE A REAL WORK OF LOVELY ART.
10. IT’S MYSTERIOUS WHAT ATTRACTS YOU TO A PERSON.
11. THE ORIGINAL SETTLERS OF ALASKA APPARENTLY WERE RUSSIAN.
12. IT’S AN IMPORTANT FACT OF LIFE, WAR.