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Wes Studi


From small-town Oklahoma native to internationally acclaimed actor and musician, Wes Studi credits his passion and multi-faceted background for his powerful character portrayals that forever changed a Hollywood stereotype. Within a few years of his arrival in Hollywood, Studi caught the attention of the public in Dances with Wolves (1990). In 1992... See full bio »
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 2015 Stark Raving Normal (announced)
Russ (rumored)
 2014 Call to Duty (announced)
Fire Captain Don Knight
 2014 Palominas (pre-production)
Sam Jennings
 2014 Road to Paloma (completed)
Numay
 2013 Our Cultures Are Our Source of Health (Short)
Wes Studi (voice)
 2013 Destination Planet Negro
Native American Chief
 2013/I Sugar
Bishop
 2013 The Boston Post (Short)
Bill
 2012 Being Flynn
Captain
 2011 The Dome of Heaven
DeWayne Moses
 2011 The Ugly One: Thor's Revenge
Father Mike
 2011 1320
Prison Guard #5
 2010 Ink: A Tale of Captivity
King Philip
 2009 Avatar
Eytukan
 2009 21 and a Wake-Up
General Gleason
 2009 The Undying
Lt. Frank Wascoe
 2009 Call of the Wild
Hatcher
 2009 The Hunter's Moon
Cherokee Jack
 2008 Older Than America
Richard Two Rivers
 2008 Three Priests
Ben
 2008/III El camino
Dave
 2007 Cosmic Radio
Sherriff Mike Nighthorse
 2006 Seraphim Falls
Charon (as Wes Studie)
 2005 Miracle at Sage Creek
Chief Thomas
 2004 Echoes from Juniper Canyon (Short)
Grandpa
 2003 Ice Planet
Commander Jonah Trager
 2002 Undisputed
Mingo Pace
 2001 Christmas in the Clouds
Bingo Caller
 2000 Wind River
Pocatello
 1998 Soundman
Terry Leonard
 1997 The Killing Jar
Cameron
 1995 Lone Justice 2
One Horse
 1994 Wolfridge
 1991 The Doors
Indian in Desert
 1989 Powwow Highway
Buff
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Other Works:

Wes wrote some of the tunes and plays bass for the album Firecat of Discord (1999) See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Interview | 3 Articles | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Wes Studie

Height:

6' (1.83 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on being in Street Fighter (1994)] This is a fun movie about a kind of fantasy land, sort of like Star Trek (1966).

Trivia:

On June 11, 2010, Wes Studi visited Yakama Nation Legends Casino, located in Toppenish, Washington to MC the Casino's Tribal Jam IV event. During his visit Wes met with the Yakama Nation Tribal Council and Legends Casino Board of Directors. Legends Casino is owned and operated by the Yakama Nation. See more »

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Sagittarius

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