November 28, 1950
72 years old
5 ft 8 in | 173 cm
72 kg | 159 lbs
10 US | 43 EU
Edward Allen Harris was born in Englewood Health, Englewood, New Jersey, United States, on November 28, 1950, is an American actor.
Young Ed Harris began his career on stage in local theaters in New Mexico.
He got his television debut in drama series Gibbsville (1976) in episode "Trapped", in role as Steve.
He made his big screen debut in drama thriller film Coma (1978) in role as Pathology Resident.
Ed's breakthrough performance came as John Glenn in historical drama movie The Right Stuff (1983).
He made his Broadway debut in a play "Precious Sons" (1986) in role as Fred, at Longacre Theatre, for which he was nominated for the Tony Award for Best Actor in a Play and won the Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actor in a Play.
He landed his directorial debut with biographical film Pollock (2000).
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Ed Harris is 72 years old.
Ed Harris net worth is around 20 million dollars.
He was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor and the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture for his role as White Team Flight Director Gene Kranz in space docudrama film Apollo 13 (1995).
He won the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture also was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor and the BAFTA Film Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role for his role as Christof satirical science fiction movie The Truman Show (1998).
He was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture for his role as David "Dave" Flannigan in drama movie Jacknife (1989).
He was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor, a BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role and the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture for his role as Richard "Richie" Brown in drama movie The Hours (2002).
He was nominated for the Golden Satellite Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role, Drama for his role as William Parcher in biographical drama film A Beautiful Mind (2001).
He directed and starred as Jackson Pollock in biographical film Pollock (2000), for which he was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor and the Satellite Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Drama.
He won the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor – Series, Miniseries or Television Film and was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie for his role as John McCain in political drama film Game Change (2012).
He was nominated for the Saturn Award for Best Actor for his role as Virgil "Bud" Brigman in science fiction movie The Abyss (1989).
He won the Critics Choice Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role as E. Howard Hunt in epic historical drama film Nixon (1995).
He directed, co wrote and starred as Virgil Cole in Western film Appaloosa (2008).
The Rock (1996) action thriller as Gen. Francis X. Hummel
A History of Violence (2005) crime thriller as Carl Fogarty
Gone Baby Gone (2007) neo-noir mystery drama as Det. Remy Bressant
Enemy at the Gates (2001) drama thriller as Major Erwin König
The Firm (1993) thriller as Wayne Tarrance
Mother! (2017) psychological horror as Man
Places in the Heart (1984) drama as Wayne Lomax
Needful Things (1993) horror as Sheriff Alan Pangborn
Absolute Power (1997) political thriller as Det. Seth Frank
The Way Back (2010) drama action as Mr. Smith
Pain & Gain (2013) dark comedy crime as Ed Du Bois, III
Snowpiercer (2013) science fiction action as Minister Wilford
Buffalo Soldiers (2001) drama crime as Colonel Berman
He voiced Mission Control in science fiction thriller film Gravity (2013).
He voiced Blade Ranger in animated comedy adventure movie Planes: Fire & Rescue (2014).
Cymbeline (2014) drama crime as King Cymbeline
Geostorm (2017) science fiction disaster as Leonard Dekkom
Resistance (2020) biographical drama as George S. Patton
The Last Full Measure (2019) war drama as Ray Mott
Top Gun: Maverick (2022) action drama as Rear Admiral Chester "Hammer" Cain
He was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Miniseries or Television Film and the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie for his role as Miles Roby in HBO miniseries Empire Falls (2005).
He was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series and won the Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actor on Television for his role as William / The Man in Black in HBO science fiction Western television series Westworld (2016–2022).
Lou Grant (1979-1981) CBS drama series as Warren
The Stand (1994) ABC horror miniseries as General William Starkey
Graduated from Tenafly High School in 1969.
Studied drama at the University of Oklahoma.
Graduated from the California Institute of the Arts (1975), with a Bachelor of Fine Arts.
Has older brother, Robert and younger brother, Paul.
He played Atticus Finch in a play "To Kill a Mockingbird" (2019-2020), at Shubert Theatre.
He portrayed Major Steve Arnold in a play "Taking Sides" (1996), at Brooks Atkinson Theatre.
He was awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 6712 Hollywood Boulevard in 2015.
He voiced Jason Hudson in video game Call of Duty: Black Ops (2010).
He voiced Blade Ranger in video game Planes: Fire & Rescue: The Video Game (2014).
Good friend with Fred Ward.
Lives in Malibu, California, U.S.
He married actress Amy Madigan in 1983, they have one daughter, Lily Dolores Harris.