While in college in Ripon, WI, he appeared as Mack the Knife in the musical "The Threepenny Opera".
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Jethro the Bus Driver | Harrison J. Ford
6' 1" (1.85 m)
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[after his first screen test] The studio guy told me, "Kid, you have no future in this business." I said, "Why?" He said, "When Tony Curtis
first walked onscreen carrying a bag of groceries -- a bag of groceries! -- you took one look at him and said, 'THAT'S a movie star!'" I said, "Weren't you supposed to say, 'That's a grocery delivery boy?' "
Has played two (fictional) United States Presidents. In Air Force One
(1997), he plays President James Marshall. In Patriot Games
(1992) and Clear and Present Danger
(1994), based on Tom Clancy
's series of books, he plays Jack Ryan. Although he did not play the actual President in those films, in Clancy's series Ryan is appointed Vice President and later succeeds to the Oval Office when the ...
Known for playing unwilling but quick-witted heroes who can think on their feet