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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 »

Known For

W.
W. George W. Bush
(2008)
Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps
(2010)
No Country for Old Men
No Country for Old Men Llewelyn Moss
(2007)
Sicario
Sicario Matt Graver
(2015)

Filmography

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 2015 Avengers: Age of Ultron
Thanos (uncredited)
 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")
 2007 World Cinema (Short)
Cowboy
 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)
Duster
 2000 Picnic (TV Movie)
Hal Carter
 1997 Mimic
Josh
 1997 Nightwatch
James
 1996 Gang in Blue (TV Movie)
Keith DeBruler
 1995 The Outer Limits (TV Series)
Jack Pierce
 1989 Finish Line (TV Movie)
Glenn Shrevelow
 1987 Alien Private Eye (TV Movie)
Johnny Betts
 1987 Prison for Children (TV Movie)
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Other Works:

Cyndi Lauper music video "The Goonies 'R' Good Enough" (from the film The Goonies (1985)). See more »

Publicity Listings:

6 Interviews | 12 Articles | 3 Pictorials | 4 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

5' 10½" (1.79 m)
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Personal Quote:

(On some film choices prior to No Country for Old Men (2007)) It was a whole fucking exhausting process to even get the parts I got. I had to fight to get this movie Into the Blue (2005) so Dean Cain wouldn't get it. "I'm Josh Brolin, man", but the studio was like, "Goonies was 20 years ago. We want Dean Cain". Nothing against Dean, a smart guy who knows a lot of people, but they wanted him ... See more »

Trivia:

Attended the Film Industry Workshops until the filming of The Goonies (1985), after which he went back for private coaching from Pat George and Tony Miller. His father, James Brolin, also attended the Film Industry Workshops. See more »

Trademark:

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

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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