|Birthday:||May 27, 1955|
|Birthplace:||Bethesda, Maryland, United States|
|Education:||The City College of New York (CCNY)|
|Family & Friends|
|Family:|| Charlotte (mother)|
Edward Schiff (father)
Gus Schiff (son)
Ruby Schiff (daughter)
|Relationships:||Sheila Kelley (wife)|
|First appearance:||The Stable Boy|
|Last appearance:||Fruit of the Poisonous Tree|
Richard Schiff is an American actor and comedian. He is best known for playing Toby Ziegler on The West Wing, a role for which he received an Emmy Award. Schiff made his directorial debut with The West Wing, directing an episode entitled "Talking Points." He is on the National Advisory Board of the Council for a Livable World.
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Schiff was born on May 27, 1955, in Bethesda, Maryland, and was raised there, the second of three sons of Charlotte, a television and publishing executive, and Edward Schiff, a real estate lawyer.
Schiff dropped out of high school, but later obtained an equivalency diploma. In 1973, he studied briefly at The City College of New York (CCNY) but did not graduate. He moved to Colorado, where he found employment cutting firewood. Returning to New York in 1975, he began to study acting at CCNY and was accepted into their theater program.
Schiff and his family are Jewish.
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