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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 11 wins & 46 nominations. See more awards »

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W. George W. Bush
Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps
No Country for Old Men
No Country for Old Men Llewelyn Moss
The Goonies
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 2017 Suburbicon (filming)
 2015 Avengers: Age of Ultron
Thanos (uncredited)
 2014 Guardians of the Galaxy
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 2013 Labor Day
 2008/I Milk
Dan White
 2008/I W.
George W. Bush
 2007 To Each His Own Cinema (segment "World cinema")
 1997 Mimic
 1997 Nightwatch
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6 Interviews | 12 Articles | 3 Pictorials | 4 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


5' 10½" (1.79 m)

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(2010) I remember saying no when a TV network wanted to give me a holding fee while it came up with another show for me. I got so much shit from my agent, everybody, including my family. Why are you turning this down? Who do you think you are? I'd just go off and hang out with my kids more or go do theater, which I liked but which didn't pay anything. I've heard "Who do you think you are?" so ... See more »


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 »


Often plays characters with charismatic personalities who show concern for women. See more »

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