Ed Harris

Ed Harris

American actor and director (born 1950)
Edward Allen Harris is an American actor and filmmaker. His performances in Apollo 13, The Truman Show, Pollock, and The Hours earned him critical acclaim and Academy Award nominations.Wikipedia
BornNovember 28, 1950
HometownEnglewood, New Jersey, United States of America
Net worth$25 million
Height5'9" (1.75m)
SpouseAmy Madigan (m 1983 - present)
ChildrenLily Dolores Harris
ParentsBob L. Harris
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Top Stories

‘We felt like soldiers in Vietnam’: the life and death making of The Abyss

  • Thirty feet beneath the surface of the water tank, Ed Harris was pretty sure he was going to die. Desperate to breathe between takes, he had signalled for his air supply to be brought over. It was jammed in his mouth, upside down. Air rushed into his lungs, but so did water. “For a brief second,” Harris said later, “I thought, ‘This is it.’”

Videos

A Pulitzer Prize-winning 'Trajectory': Richard Russo on writing small town America

His novels and short stories have garnered literary prizes on both sides of the Atlantic, with critics hailing them as quiet chronicles of the contemporary American experience. Richard Russo tells us about his serendipitous brush with Hollywood stars Paul Newman, Ed Harris and Philip Seymour Hoffman and why finding his authorial voice was the key to embarking on a full-time literary career.
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AWARDS

YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
2018Emmy (Primetime)Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama SeriesWestworldNominated
2017Screen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama SeriesWestworldNominated
2013Screen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or MiniseriesGame Change (film)Nominated
2013Golden GlobeBest Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Limited Series or Motion Picture MadeGame Change (film)Winner
2012Emmy (Primetime)Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a MovieGame Change (film)Nominated