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Garrett Hedlund


Born in Roseau, Minnesota, Garrett John Hedlund is the son of Kristi Anne (Yanish) and Robert Martin Hedlund. He has two older siblings, Nathaniel and Amanda. His father is of Swedish descent and his mother is of German and Norwegian ancestry. Garrett spent his early years growing up on a farm in a small town. When he was in the ninth grade, he ... See full bio »

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Known For

Tron: Legacy
Tron: Legacy Sam Flynn
(2010)
Unbroken
Unbroken Fitzgerald
(2014)
Troy
Troy Patroclus
(2004)
Four Brothers
Four Brothers Jack Mercer
(2005)

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Height:

6' 2½" (1.89 m)
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When Terrence Howard and I worked together [on John Singleton's Four Brothers (2005)], he showed me what was basically the first thing I ever learned on a guitar. It was a little Spanish number. But by the time we started working on On the Road (2012) together, five years later, I'd obviously learned how to play more, so Terrence came to my room with a guitar and played a song, and then I played ... See more »

Trivia:

Gained at least 30 lbs. of muscle for the role of Patroclus in Troy (2004), then gained another 20 for the role of Don Billinsley in Friday Night Lights (2004) - only to slim back down for the role of Jack Mercer in Four Brothers (2005) See more »

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Muscular physique See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

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