Full Name: Isaac Liev Schreiber
Nickname: Huggy (from his mother)
DOB: October 4, 1967
Sun Sign: Libra
Moon Sign: Virgo
Chinese Astrology Sign: Goat
POB: San Francisco, California
Raised and Still Lives: NYC
Status: Single (?)
Education: PS 41, Brooklyn Tech, Friends Seminary (graduated 1985), Hamsphire College (BRA 1988), Yale (MFA 1992), and spent a year in London at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts.
Siblings: 4 half brothers and 1 half sister
Pets: A dog
Liev (pronounced Lee-ev) is the son of Tell Schreiber, a theatrical actor with some film roles. His mother, Heather, was a painter. At age 1, the family moved from San Francisco to Canada. His parents divorced when he was 4 or 5. He and his mother then moved to New York, where she drove a cab. During that time, they lived as squatters in an abandoned building. His mother now lives in an ashram in Virginia. His mother taught him to read. She also forbade him from seeing color movies. Thus he grew up seeing movies at a local revival house, particularly those of Charlie Chaplin. Staretd acting at Hampshie College in Amherst, Massachusetts. Then graduated from the Yale School of Drama in 1992. He originally wanted to be a playright, but his teacher encouraged him to become an actor.