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Nick Nolte was born in Omaha, Nebraska, to Helen (King) and Franklin Arthur Nolte, who worked in irrigation pump sales. He has German and British Isles ancestry. Nolte began his career on stage at the Pasadena (California) Playhouse and in regional theatre productions. His breakthrough role was in the TV mini-series Rich Man, Poor Man (1976), ... See full bio »

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 2015 The Ridiculous 6 (post-production)
Frank Stockburn
 2015/I Return to Sender
Mitchell Wells
 2015 Run All Night
Eddie Conlon (uncredited)
 2015 A Walk in the Woods
Stephen Katz
 2014 Asthma
Werewolf (voice)
 2014 Noah
Samyaza (voice)
 2013 The Trials of Cate McCall
 2013 Hateship Loveship
Mr. McCauley
 2013 Parker
 2012 The Company You Keep
Donal Fitzgerald
 2012 A puerta fría
 2011 Zookeeper
Bernie the Gorilla (voice)
 2011/I Arthur
Burt Johnson
 2008 The Mysteries of Pittsburgh
Joe Bechstein
 2006 Off the Black
Ray Cook
 2006 A Few Days in September
 2006 Paris, je t'aime
Vincent (segment "Parc Monceau")
 2006 Over the Hedge
Vincent (voice)
 2004/I Clean
Albrecht Hauser
 2004 The Beautiful Country
 2003 Hulk
 1997 Afterglow
Lucky Mann
 1994 Blue Chips
Pete Bell
 1994 I'll Do Anything
Matt Hobbs
 1991 The Prince of Tides
Tom Wingo
 1990 Q & A
Captain Michael Brennan
 1990 Everybody Wins
Tom O'Toole
 1989 Farewell to the King
 1987 Weeds
Lee Umstetter
 1984 Teachers
Alex Jurel
 1984 Grace Quigley
Seymour Flint
 1982 Cannery Row
 1977 The Deep
David Sanders
 1976 Northville Cemetery Massacre
Chris (voice, uncredited)
 1975 Return to Macon County
Bo Hollinger
 1973 Electra Glide in Blue
Hippie Kid (uncredited)
 1972 Dirty Little Billy
Town Gang Leader (uncredited)
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Guest on "Live on Five". See more »

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1 Biographical Movie | 2 Print Biographies | 7 Interviews | 18 Articles | 3 Pictorials | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

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[at the 2000 Cannes Film Festival, on the "obscene" amounts being paid to actors] It's sick. I want nothing to do with it. See more »


In 1992, he was chosen as People magazine's Sexiest Man Alive. See more »


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