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Ethan Hawke


Ethan Green Hawke was born on November 6, 1970 in Austin, Texas, to Leslie Carole (Green), a charity worker, and James Steven Hawke, an insurance actuary. His parents were students at the University of Texas at the time but divorced when Ethan was 5 years old. His mother raised him alone for the next five years, moving around the country, until she... See full bio »

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Nominated for 3 Oscars. Another 16 wins & 28 nominations. See more awards »

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 2015 Born to be Blue (pre-production)
Chet Baker
 2014 The Phenom (pre-production)
Hopper Sr.
 2014 Good Kill
 2014 Cymbeline
Iachimo
 2014 Predestination
The Bartender
 2014/I Boyhood
Dad
 2014 Exit Strategy (TV Movie)
Eric Shaw
 2013 Getaway
Brent Magna
 2012 Mea Maxima Culpa: Silence in the House of God (Documentary)
Pat (voice)
 2012/I Total Recall (uncredited)
 2011 The Woman in the Fifth
Tom Ricks
 2011 Moby Dick (TV Series)
Starbuck
- Part 2 (2011) ... Starbuck
- Part 1 (2011) ... Starbuck
 2009 Little New York
Sully Halverson
 2008 New York, I Love You
Writer (segment "Yvan Attal")
 2007 Robot Chicken (TV Series)
Godzilla Jr. / Jason
- Squaw Bury Shortcake (2007) ... Godzilla Jr. / Jason (voice)
 2006 Fast Food Nation
Pete
 2005 One Last Thing...
Earl Jameison (uncredited)
 2003 Alias (TV Series)
James Lennox
- Double Agent (2003) ... James Lennox
 2001 Chelsea Walls
Sam (voice, uncredited)
 2001 The Jimmy Show
Ray
 2001 Tape
Vince
 2000 Hamlet
Hamlet
 1999 Joe the King
Len Coles
 1994 Quiz Show
Don Quixote Student (uncredited)
 1994 Floundering
Jimmy
 1992 Rich in Love
Wayne Frobiness
 1992 Waterland
Matthew Price
 1992 A Midnight Clear
Sgt. Will Knott
 1991 Mystery Date
Tom McHugh
 1991/I White Fang
Jack
 1989 Dad
Billy
 1988 Lion's Den (Short)
 1985 Explorers
Ben Crandall
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Other Works:

Performing on guitar with violinist Dana Lyn in the number "Aura Lee" from the New Group's production of Jonathan Marc Sherman's play "Clive" at the Acorn Theater. See more »

Publicity Listings:

15 Interviews | 20 Articles | 3 Pictorials | 13 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

E. Hawke

Height:

5' 11" (1.8 m)
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Personal Quote:

I was friends with River Phoenix, you know, and I used to be painfully jealous of him, until a friend pointed out that him doing well doesn't mean that you're doing badly. And if he does badly, it doesn't mean you're doing better. It's like that great Gore Vidal line, 'Whenever a friend of mine succeeds, a small part of me dies'. Being an adult is really challenging. When you're young, you can ... See more »

Trivia:

First cousin twice removed of Tennessee Williams. Hawke's great grandfather and Williams' father were brothers. See more »

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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