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Josh Brolin


Rugged features and a natural charm have worked for Josh Brolin, the son of actor James Brolin. He has recently seen a massive surge in his career, finding well-known roles such as a policeman, a hunter, and the President of the United States. Brolin was born February 12, 1968 in Santa Monica, California, to Jane Cameron (Agee), a Texas-born ... See full bio »
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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 13 wins & 18 nominations. See more awards »

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 2015 Everest (post-production)
Beck Weathers
 2014 Guardians of the Galaxy
Thanos (uncredited)
 2013 Labor Day
Frank
 2008/I Milk
Dan White
 2008/I W.
George W. Bush
 2007 To Each His Own Cinema (segment "World cinema")
 2005 Murder Book (TV Movie)
Det. Gilroy
 2005 Into the West (TV Mini-Series)
Jedediah Smith
 2001 D.C. Smalls (Short)
D.C. Smalls
 2000 Slow Burn
Duster
 2000 Picnic (TV Movie)
Hal Carter
 1997 Mimic
Josh
 1996 Gang in Blue (TV Movie)
Keith DeBruler
 1995 The Outer Limits (TV Series)
Jack Pierce
 1994 Winnetka Road (TV Series)
Jack Passion
- Virtual Reality (1994) ... Jack Passion
- Women in Love (1994) ... Jack Passion
- Real Wisconsin The (1994) ... Jack Passion
- White Zone The (1994) ... Jack Passion
- Townies (1994) ... Jack Passion
 1989 Finish Line (TV Movie)
Glenn Shrevelow
 1987 Private Eye (TV Movie)
Johnny Betts
 1987 Prison for Children (TV Movie)
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2010TV commercial for Mercedes-Benz See more »

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6 Interviews | 11 Articles | 3 Pictorials | 4 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

5' 10½" (1.79 m)
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Personal Quote:

(On auditioning for 21 Jump Street (1987)) I wanted any job at that point. They had fired the initial guy and auditioned three other guys, and it came down to Johnny Depp and me. The network wanted me, the producer wanted Johnny. He and I were at his apartment hanging out; our girlfriends were best friends at the time. Johnny had just finished a small part in Platoon (1986) and was talking about ... See more »

Trivia:

Brolin was concerned what reception he would have on location in San Francisco for the production of Milk (2008) playing Dan White, the murderer of the city's famous gay politician, Harvey Milk. However, Brolin found he was warmly welcomed by the gay community for his participation in a film about their political hero. See more »

Trademark:

Has frequently been cast in the role of an enforcer of the law

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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