Richard Dreyfuss’ Wife Svetlana Erokhin Personal Life & Net Worth

Svetlana Erokhin is the third and current wife of American actor Richard Dreyfuss. He is famous for appearing as Curt Henderson in ‘American Graffiti’ (1973), Duddy in ‘The Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz’ (1974), and Elliot Garfield in ‘The Goodbye Girl’ (1977).

Svetlana Erokhin was born on March 10, 1960, as Svetlana Veroxhin Erokhin. She is originally from Russia. Her age is 59 years old as of 2019 and her birth sign is Pisces. Regarding her nationality, Svetlana has both Russian and American citizenship.

Married Life of Svetlana Erokhin with Her Husband Richard Dreyfuss

Talking about the personal life of Svetlana Erokhin, she is happily married to her husband Richard Dreyfuss. Her husband is an American actor who is famous as Elliot Garfield from the film “The Goodbye Girl”. The couple tied the married knot on March 16, 2006, in a magistrate office in Harrisonburg, Virginia.

Svetlana Erokhin with her husband Richard Dreyfuss
Caption: Svetlana Erokhin with her husband Richard Dreyfuss (Photo: Pinterest)

Richard is her second husband, previously she was married to Sergei D. Erokhin. Unfortunately, her ex-husband died on February 22, 2018. With her first woman, she shared a daughter named Kasey S. Erokhin who was born on 25 February 1984. Her daughter is a makeup artist who is active on social sites.

Her Husband Relationships with First Wife

Svetlana Erokhin’s husband Richard married thrice in his life and Svetlana is his third wife. He was first married to a writer-producer, Jermaine Rain in the year 1983. Together they share three children two sons and a daughter. They welcomed their first child as a daughter named Emily Dreyfuss born in November 1983.

 Richard Dreyfuss with his ex-wife Jeramie Rain
Caption: Richard Dreyfuss with his ex-wife Jeramie Rain (Photo: Pinterest)

Their second child as a son named Ben Dreyfuss was born in June 1986. Likewise, they had their second son as their third child named Harry Dreyfuss was born in the year 1990. However, after staying together for more than a decade, they got separated in 1995.

His Second Wife

After separating from his first wife, Richard married for the second time with Janelle Lacey. But even his second marriage did not last long and they got separated in 2005.

Richard Dreyfuss with his ex-wife Janelle Dreyfuss
Caption: Richard Dreyfuss with his ex-wife Janelle Dreyfuss (Photo: Getty Images)

What Is The Net Worth Of Svetlana Erokhin?

Svetlana Erokhin is an ordinary woman who came to the limelight just because of her husband Richard Dreyfuss. Her husband is a famous American actor who has appeared in several movies and television series. As of 2019, Richard has a net worth of around $5 million.

However, the actor Richard has an estimated net worth of around $55 million once but lost his worth. Svetlana and her husband bought a lavish mansion in Encinitas, California in February 2008 which worth $1.5 million. The house was built on a 1.2-acre plot in the 1970s.

Svetlana Erokhin Arrested On Alleged for DUI and hit-and-run

On the 2nd June of 2014, Svetlana Erokhin was arrested in Encinitas, California. She was arrested for the DUI and hit-and-run case. The main cause of the accident was drinking wine that, which she accepted in the interview with TMZ.


Svetlana Erokhin is a beautiful and talented woman who rose to fame after her marriage to Richard Dreyfuss. He is a renowned American actor. He involved in the field of acting from the age of 15. Richard is famous for appearing in several movies like ‘Jaws’, ‘Close Encounters of the Third Kind’, and ‘The Goodbye Girl’. For his performance in The Goodbye Girl, he won several awards including the Oscar, Golden Globe, and BAFTA.

American actor, Richard Dreyfuss
Caption: American actor, Richard Dreyfuss (Photo: IndieWire)

Throughout his career, Richard had done numerous movies including American Graffiti(1967), Stand By Me(1986), Down and Out in Beverly Hills(1986), Always(1989), Mr. Holland’s Opus(1995), Night Falls on Manhattan(1997), The Crew(2000), Silver City (2004), Posiedon(2007), My Life in Ruins(2009), The Lightkeepers(2009), Red(2010), Very Good Girls(2014), Bayou Caviar(2018), The Last Laugh(2019) and many more.

His Awards

YearAwardsCategoryFilms/TV Series
1977Los Angeles Film Critics Association AwardsBest ActorThe Goodbye Girl
1978Academy AwardsBest ActorThe Goodbye Girl
1978Golden Globe AwardsBest Actor – Motion Picture Musical or ComedyThe Goodbye Girl
1978Kansas City Film Critics Circle AwardsBest ActorThe Goodbye Girl
1979BAFTA AwardsBest Actor in a Leading RoleThe Goodbye Girl
2002Satellite AwardsBest Actor – Miniseries or Television FilmThe Day Reagan Was Shot
2010Ride of FameRide of FameLife’s work
2011Saturn AwardsBest Guest Starring Role on TelevisionWeeds
2015FESTBelgrade WinnerAward for lifetime contribution to the art of film