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Leonid Brezhnev (1906–1982)

Writer
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KNOWN FOR 
Brezhnev (2005) | Moscow 1980: Games of the XXII Olympiad (1980) | Chuck Connors in the U.S.S.R. (1973)
AKA 
Leonid Breschnew
BORN 
Dec 19, 1906 (died Nov 10, 1982)
HEIGHT 
5' 8¼" (1.73m)

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  • Primary photo for BrezhnevBrezhnev (TV Series) Writer (story)  Less 2005– 
Self (6 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Archive Footage (75 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for 20/2020/20 (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for The EightiesThe Eighties (TV Mini-series) Himself - General Secretary, Communist Party of the U.S.S.R. (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
    • Tear Down This Wall (Apr 28, 2016) Himself - General Secretary, Communist Party of the U.S.S.R. (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Baumeister der RepublikBaumeister der Republik (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for It Was Alright in the 70sIt Was Alright in the 70s (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015
    • Fear in the 80s (Oct 24, 2015) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The SixtiesThe Sixties (TV Mini-series) Himself - USSR Premier (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014
    • The World on the Brink (Jun 5, 2014) Himself - USSR Premier (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Teurer Freikauf - Das Geschäft mit den RumäniendeutschenTeurer Freikauf - Das Geschäft mit den Rumäniendeutschen (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for All the President's Men RevisitedAll the President's Men Revisited (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for The '80s: The Decade That Made UsThe '80s: The Decade That Made Us (TV Mini-series) Himself (4 episodes, 2013)  Less 2013
    • Tear Down These Walls (Apr 16, 2013) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
    • Shop 'til You Drop (Apr 15, 2013) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
    • The Revolutionaries (Apr 14, 2013) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
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  • Primary photo for PalmePalme Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for ReaganReagan Himself (archive footage)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Friendship!Friendship! Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Moy otets EvgeniyMoy otets Evgeniy Himself (archive footage)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for The Autobiography of Nicolae CeausescuThe Autobiography of Nicolae Ceausescu Himself (archive footage)  Less 2010 $31K
  • Primary photo for Wallace and Gromit's World of InventionWallace and Gromit's World of Invention (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010
    • From A to B (Dec 8, 2010) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for The President's Book of SecretsThe President's Book of Secrets (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Disco and Atomic WarDisco and Atomic War Himself (archive footage)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Double TakeDouble Take Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2009 $15K
  • Primary photo for Die FliegerkosmonautenDie Fliegerkosmonauten Himself (archive footage)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for A Wall in BerlinA Wall in Berlin (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Yhteinen sävelYhteinen sävel (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009
    • Moskovan valot (Oct 30, 2009) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for FarewellFarewell Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2009 €18MM
  • Primary photo for Great PlanesGreat Planes (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008
    • F-15 Eagle (Nov 26, 2008) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Henry Kissinger: Secrets of a SuperpowerHenry Kissinger: Secrets of a Superpower (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Planspiel Atomkrieg - Raketenpoker um die NachrüstungPlanspiel Atomkrieg - Raketenpoker um die Nachrüstung (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Srpnová noc: Prímý prenos z minulostiSrpnová noc: Prímý prenos z minulosti (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for 6868 (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for How It Was: The Shooting of Ronald ReaganHow It Was: The Shooting of Ronald Reagan (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2007 $275K
  • Primary photo for Gerald R. Ford: All American PresidentGerald R. Ford: All American President (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Tank on the MoonTank on the Moon (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for ChiracChirac (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2006 €1.2MM
  • Primary photo for Svoboda po russkiSvoboda po russki Himself (archive footage)  Less 2006 RUR 40MM
  • Primary photo for Wennerström drack alltid Dry MartiniWennerström drack alltid Dry Martini (TV Short) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for American ExperienceAmerican Experience (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005
    • Fidel Castro (Jan 31, 2005) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Beyond the Moon: Failure Is Not an Option 2Beyond the Moon: Failure Is Not an Option 2 (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Hyvinvointivaltion loppu?Hyvinvointivaltion loppu? (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for EnterpriseEnterprise (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004
    • Storm Front, Part II (Oct 15, 2004) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Fidel Castro: Life for the RevolutionFidel Castro: Life for the Revolution (Short) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Siberia: How the East Was WonSiberia: How the East Was Won (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The Doomsday ClockThe Doomsday Clock (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The Power of Nightmares: The Rise of the Politics of FearThe Power of Nightmares: The Rise of the Politics of Fear (TV Mini-series) Himself (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Unsere BestenUnsere Besten (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Save Our HistorySave Our History (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for CIA: Secret WarsCIA: Secret Wars (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for The Burning WallThe Burning Wall Himself (archive footage)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for :03 from Gold:03 from Gold (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for The Trials of Henry KissingerThe Trials of Henry Kissinger Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2002 $516K
  • Primary photo for The Secret KGB Paranormal FilesThe Secret KGB Paranormal Files (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Do You Believe in Miracles? The Story of the 1980 U.S. Hockey TeamDo You Believe in Miracles? The Story of the 1980 U.S. Hockey Team (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Sworn to Secrecy: Secrets of WarSworn to Secrecy: Secrets of War (TV Series) Himself (6 episodes, 2000–2001)  Less 2000–2001
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  • Primary photo for The Century: America's TimeThe Century: America's Time (TV Mini-series) Himself - Soviet Leader (1 episode, 1999)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for BigbítBigbít (TV Series) Himself (5 episodes, 1998–1999)  Less 1998–1999
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  • Primary photo for Cold WarCold War (TV Mini-series) Himself (8 episodes, 1998)  Less 1998
    • Conclusions (1998) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
    • Star Wars (1998) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
    • Soldiers of God (1998) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Cronkite RemembersCronkite Remembers (TV Mini-series) Himself  Less 1997– 
  • Primary photo for The WallThe Wall (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Kostamus-sinfoniaKostamus-sinfonia (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for UndergroundUnderground Himself (at funeral of Tito) (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1995 $14MM
  • Primary photo for BiographyBiography (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1995)  Less 1995
    • Pierre Trudeau (Apr 25, 1995) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Mies varjossaMies varjossa (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1994)  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Peter's FriendsPeter's Friends Himself (unconfirmed) (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1992 $5MM $4.1MM
  • Primary photo for Battle for the Soul of RussiaBattle for the Soul of Russia Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for JFKJFK Himself - Behind Khrushchev (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1991 $40MM $70MM
  • Primary photo for Hört die SignaleHört die Signale (TV Mini-series) Himself (1 episode, 1991)  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Memories of 1970-1991Memories of 1970-1991 (TV Series) Himself (5 episodes)  Less 1991– 
    • 1979 Himself (archive footage)  Less
    • 1978 Himself (archive footage)  Less
    • 1977 Himself (archive footage)  Less
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  • Primary photo for 11-22-63: The Day the Nation Cried11-22-63: The Day the Nation Cried (TV Movie) Himself (unconfirmed) (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Vietnam: A Television HistoryVietnam: A Television History (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1983)  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for Weekend WorldWeekend World (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 1975–1982)  Less 1975–1982
  • Primary photo for Sicherheitsstufe 1Sicherheitsstufe 1 (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for Apollo SoyuzApollo Soyuz (Short) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for Wilhelm Pieck - Sohn seines VolkesWilhelm Pieck - Sohn seines Volkes Himself (archive footage) (as Leonid Breschnew)  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for The Society of the SpectacleThe Society of the Spectacle Himself (archive footage)  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for Executive ActionExecutive Action Himself - Applauds Test Ban Treaty: Beside Khrushchev (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1973 $1MM
  • Primary photo for Bij de beesten afBij de beesten af Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for Czechoslovakia 1918-1968Czechoslovakia 1918-1968 (Short) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for BarrikadeBarrikade (Short) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for Urho KekkonenUrho Kekkonen (Short) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1961

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