Richard Gere is a veteran actor. He was born in Philadelphia and has won a Golden Globe Award.
Among Gere's many movies are: Pretty Woman, Primay Fear, Unfaithful, Chicago, and Nights in Rodanthe.
Gere believes in helping the needy, having said in the past: "This planet can't exist anymore unless all peoples are taken into account. The he suffering does not limit itself to one body; it goes through the entire body."