With a firm knowledge of classical music and Russian literature , Schreiber's mother has been described by Schreiber as a "far-out Socialist Labor Party hippie bohemian freak who hung out with William Burroughs ".    When Heather was 12, her mother (Schreiber's grandmother) was lobotomized.  His mother has said that she named him after her favorite Russian author, Leo Tolstoy , while his father has stated that Schreiber was named after the doctor who saved his mother's life. His family nickname, adopted when Schreiber was a baby, is "Huggy". 
A fan spotted Liev Schreiber walking alone, probably coming back from picking up his mail at the end of his several mile long driveway, on the afternoon of February 26, 2017. Was he all alone? “ Definitely yes, ” says the fan, adding that “ He was wearing a large sweater and looked really cute! ”
According to the source, the split between the Ray Donovan actor, 48, and his wife, 47, has thus far been “amicable,” as they already have “co-parenting rules” in place for the sake of their two sons, eight-year-old Alexander and seven-year-old Samuel .
Several media outlets noted that Watts did not attend the 2016 Golden Globes with Schreiber (who was nominated for his work on the Showtime series Ray Donovan ), but reps for the couple claimed she was busy with a work commitment.
Liev Schreiber and Naomi Watts are having relationship trouble after nearly a year of dating. Friends say the two are looking for new partners and admit that things are not going well. Schreiber is said to be too controlling, and may want Watts to quit working to have a baby :