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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 Paul Thomas Anderson's directing style] It's like, Let's go this way, or Let's whisper the lines, and Let's actually take out all the lines and we'll do it like charades once. Or, You know, like hold him - put him on your shoulders and let's do the whole scene like that. He's all over the place. It's just absolute fucking chaos every day, all day. Which is great, 'cause you feel like you've ... See more »

Trivia:

In May 2006, two days after being cast in the film, No Country for Old Men (2007), he crashed his motorcycle into a vehicle on Highland Avenue in Los Angeles. Luckily he only shattered his collarbone and two weeks later he showed up to start filming. See more »

Trademark:

Low-sounding, gruffy voice. See more »

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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