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By transforming into his characters and pulling the audience in, Ed Harris has earned the reputation as one of the most talented actors of our time. Ed Harris was born in Tenafly, New Jersey, to Margaret (Sholl), a travel agent, and Robert Lee Harris, a bookstore worker who also sang professionally. Both of his parents were originally from Oklahoma.... See full bio »

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Nominated for 4 Oscars. Another 24 wins & 33 nominations. See more awards »

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 2016 Geostorm (filming)
Dekkom
 2015 The Adderall Diaries (post-production)
Neil Elliott
 2015 Run All Night (post-production)
Shawn Maguire
 2014 Frontera
Roy
 2013 The Face of Love
Garret Mathis / Tom Young
 2013 Gravity
Mission Control (voice)
 2013/I Phantom
Demi
 2013 Sweetwater
Sheriff Jackson
 2011 Salvation Boulevard
Peter Blaylock
 2010 Once Fallen
Liam
 2008 Touching Home
Charlie Winston
 2007 Cleaner
Eddie Lorenzo
 2006 Two Tickets to Paradise
Melville
 2002 Just a Dream
Older Henry Sturbuck (voice)
 2000 The Prime Gig
Kelly Grant
 2000 Waking the Dead
Jerry Charmichael
 1999 The Third Miracle
Frank Shore
 1994 China Moon
Kyle Bodine
 1991 Paris Trout
Harry Seagraves
 1989 Field of Dreams
The Voice (voice, as The Voice, unconfirmed)
 1989 Jacknife
Dave
 1988 To Kill a Priest
Stefan
 1985 Code Name: Emerald
Gus Lang
 1985 Alamo Bay
Shang
 1984 Swing Shift
Jack Walsh
 1983 Under Fire
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 1981 Dream On!
 1978 Coma
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Other Works:

TV commercial for Girls and Boys Town (2001) See more »

Publicity Listings:

4 Interviews | 9 Articles | 3 Pictorials | 5 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

The Voice

Height:

5' 9" (1.75 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on Sen. John McCain, whom he portrayed in Game Change (2012)] He's a man with a tremendous sense of honor and duty. And I think, when he decided to go into politics, his ambition and his ego were in constant conflict with this sense of honor and duty and patriotism. See more »

Trivia:

Has three films on the American Film Institute's 100 Most Inspiring Movies of All Time. They are: A Beautiful Mind (2001) at #93, The Right Stuff (1983) at #19, and Apollo 13 (1995) at #12. See more »

Trademark:

Bright blue eyes See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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