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Sean Penn is a powerhouse film performer capable of intensely moving work, who has gone from strength to strength during a colourful film career, and who has drawn much media attention for his stormy private life and political viewpoints. Sean Justin Penn was born in Los Angeles, California, the second son of actress Eileen Ryan (née Annucci) and ... See full bio »

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Won 2 Oscars. Another 67 wins & 90 nominations. See more awards »

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 2010/I I'm Still Here
Sean Penn (uncredited)
 2008/I Milk
Harvey Milk
 2007 Persepolis
Mr. Satrapi - Marjane's father (English version, voice)
 2003 It's All About Love
 1998 Hurlyburly
 1997 Loved
Man on the Hill (Michael)
 1988 Judgement in Berlin
Guenther X
 1986 Shanghai Surprise
Glendon Wasey
 1984 Racing with the Moon
Henry 'Hopper' Nash
 1984 Crackers
 1983 Summerspell
 1983 Risky Business
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Other Works:

Stage: Appeared in "Tom Tom", Lincoln Center, New York City. See more »

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1 Biographical Movie | 2 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | 14 Interviews | 27 Articles | 6 Pictorials | 18 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


5' 8" (1.73 m)

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Personal Quote:

You build a cage based on your sense of the truth and your sense of the aspects of the character that need to tell the story. If you've done your job right, which I've had varying degrees of success doing at different times in my life, then you're able to function very freely within that cage. See more »


Received an honorary César award in France for his body of work in 2015, Marion Cotillard presented the award to him. [20 February, 2015]. See more »


Often stars in films that reflect his liberal political views See more »

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