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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 69 wins & 101 nominations. See more awards »

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Mystic River
Mystic River Jimmy Markum
21 Grams
21 Grams Paul Rivers
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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)
 1998 Hurlyburly
 1997 The Game
 1997 Loved
Man on the Hill (Michael)
 1988 Judgement in Berlin
Guenther X
 1986 Shanghai Surprise
Glendon Wasey
 1984 Crackers
 1983 Summerspell
 1983 Risky Business
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Stage: Appeared in "Goose" at Lincoln Center, New York City. See more »

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1 Biographical Movie | 2 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | 14 Interviews | 37 Articles | 6 Pictorials | 19 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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5' 8" (1.73 m)

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I can never get ahead of the game because of the movies I do. See more »


Filed for divorce from Robin Wright, a year after they reconciled after she had filed for divorce in late 2007. See more »


Frequently plays unsympathetic and cruel characters with a hidden moral center See more »

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