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Harrison Ford was born on July 13, 1942 in Chicago, Illinois, to Dorothy (Nidelman), a radio actress, and Christopher Ford (born John William Ford), an actor turned advertising executive. His father had Irish and German ancestry, and his maternal grandparents were Jewish immigrants from the Russian Empire. He was a lackluster student at Maine ... See full bio »
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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 29 wins & 31 nominations. See more awards »

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  Indiana Jones 5 (announced)
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 2015 The Age of Adaline (completed)
William
 2013 42
Branch Rickey
 1977 Heroes
Ken Boyd
 1970 Getting Straight
Jake
 1970 Zabriskie Point
Arrested Student (uncredited)
 1968 Journey to Shiloh
Willie Bill Bearden
 1967 A Time for Killing
Lt Shaffer (as Harrison J. Ford)
 1967 Luv
Irate Motorist (uncredited)
 1966 Dead Heat on a Merry-Go-Round
Bellhop Pager (uncredited)
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Other Works:

TV commercial: Kirin lager beer (Japan) See more »

Publicity Listings:

5 Biographical Movies | 6 Print Biographies | 2 Portrayals | 45 Interviews | 42 Articles | 25 Pictorials | 79 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Jethro the Bus Driver | Harrison J. Ford

Height:

6' 1" (1.85 m)
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(2010, on acting in film) I'm in it for the money. And I mean that in the nicest possible way. This is my job. Acting is my craft, I've spent my whole life working on it and I want to get paid well to do it, because otherwise I'm being irresponsible, not valuing what I do for a living. When I came into this business I didn't even know the names of the movie studios - I was under contract to a ... See more »

Trivia:

Has named Gregory Peck and Gary Cooper as his favorite actors. Two of his favorite movies are the anti-McCarthyism western High Noon (1952), for which Cooper won his second Oscar, and the civil rights drama To Kill a Mockingbird (1962), for which Peck won his only Oscar. See more »

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Often works with Steven Spielberg and George Lucas See more »

Nickname:

Harry

Star Sign:

Cancer

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