Wrote / appeared in "Him".
1 Print Biography |
1 Portrayal |
15 Interviews |
11 Articles |
1 Pictorial |
4 Magazine Cover Photos |
Chris Walken | Ronnie Walken | Christopher Wlaken
6' (1.83 m)
Did You Know?
I was already 35 years old, and I'd been in show business for 30-plus years, and suddenly there was this big movie and I was getting an Oscar, and this enormous thing happened. In Annie Hall
(1977), I played the strange brother who wanted to drive into oncoming cars. Immediately after that was The Deer Hunter
(1978), where I played this nice guy who shoots himself in the head. Something happened ...
His performance as Nick Chevotarevich in The Deer Hunter
(1978) is ranked #88 on Premiere Magazine's 100 Greatest Performances of All Time (2006).
Often plays criminals and crime bosses