In the following decade, he was honoured with two Tony Awards for the Broadway shows I'm Not Rappaport and Conversations with My Father. Post Taxi he played the lead in the following TV series: Detective in the House (1985), Dear John for which he won a Golden Globe as 'John Lacey', and five seasons of the CBS series Numb3rs (1988-92) playing the father of Rob Morrow and David Krumholtz.
Judd was nominated for an Oscar for his iconic performance as Tim Hutton's psychiatrist in the Academy Award nominated feature Ordinary People. He played Russell Crowe's mathematics mentor in A Beautiful Mind and Jeff Goldblum's father in the blockbuster Independence Day. He has recently completed Tower Heist, a caper film also starring Ben Stiller, Eddie Murphy, and Alan Alda.
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Judd Hirsch Facts
|Birthday||March 15, 1935 (84)|
|Birthplace||Bronx, New York, USA|
|Height||6' (1m83) How tall is Judd Hirsch compared to you?|
|Awards||1989 Golden Globe Awards: Best Actor in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy (for Dear John)|