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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 10 wins & 44 nominations. See more awards »

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 2015 Avengers: Age of Ultron
Thanos (uncredited)
 2014 Guardians of the Galaxy
Thanos (uncredited)
 2013 Labor Day
 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 (Video)
 2000 Picnic (TV Movie)
Hal Carter
 1997 Mimic
 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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Cyndi Lauper music video "The Goonies 'R' Good Enough" (from the film The Goonies (1985)). See more »

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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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For twenty years I worked with a lot of people with not a massive amount of talent. And there was always ego, always fights. Working with the Coens - just kicking back a couch and watching them edit - they have two desks that are perpendicular, and Ethan is picking the best takes, and Joel is on the other desk, and when Ethan hits a bell - bing! - Joel looks up and he brings down the take and ... See more »


He won the 24th Annual Toyota Pro/Celebrity Race in Long Beach, California in April 2000 22 years after his dad won the tournament. It took him just over 18 minutes to complete the course. He outshone 17 other celebrity and professional drivers including George Lucas, John Elway, and actresses Ashley Judd, Melissa Joan Hart, and Alyson Hannigan. See more »


Has frequently been cast in the role of an enforcer of the law See more »

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