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Ethan Green Hawke was born on November 6, 1970 in Austin, Texas, to Leslie Carole (Green), a charity worker, and James Steven Hawke, an insurance actuary. His parents were students at the University of Texas at the time but divorced when Ethan was 5 years old. His mother raised him alone for the next five years, moving around the country, until ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 4 Oscars. Another 68 wins & 149 nominations. See more awards »

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 2022 The Northman (post-production)
King Horwendil
 2021/II Waiting for Godot
Vladimir
 2020 The Good Lord Bird (TV Mini-Series)
John Brown
- Last Words (2020) ... John Brown
- Jesus is Walkin' (2020) ... John Brown
- Hiving the Bees (2020) ... John Brown
- Smells Like Bear (2020) ... John Brown
- Mister Fred (2020) ... John Brown
 2020 Cut Throat City
Jackson Symms
 2020/I Tesla
Nikola Tesla
 2019 The Purge (TV Series)
James Sandin
- 7:01am (2019) ... James Sandin
 2019 The Truth
Hank
 2019 Adopt a Highway
Russell Millings
 2019/II The Kid
Sheriff Pat Garrett
 2018 Let's Dance (Short)
Gentleman (segment "Table Manners")
 2018/I Stockholm
Lars Nystrom
 2018 Sandra (TV Series)
Dustin
- The Flag (2018) ... Dustin (voice)
- The User Experience (2018) ... Dustin
- Hope is a Mistake (2018) ... Dustin
 2018 Blaze
Radio DJ
 2018 Juliet, Naked
Tucker Crowe
 2017 24 Hours to Live
Travis Conrad
 2017 First Reformed
Rev. Ernst Toller
 2016 The Magnificent Seven
Goodnight Robicheaux
 2016 Maudie
Everett Lewis
 2016 Invasion! (Short)
Voice of the Cosmos (voice)
 2016 The Phenom
Hopper Senior
 2015 Exit Strategy (TV Movie)
Eric Shaw
 2015/I Regression
Bruce Kenner
 2015 Born to Be Blue
Chet Baker
 2015 Maggie's Plan
John
 2015 Sinister 2
Ellison Oswalt (credit only)
 2015 Ten Thousand Saints
Les
 2014 Good Kill
Major Thomas Egan
 2014 Cymbeline
Iachimo
 2014/I Predestination
The Barkeep
 2014/I Boyhood
Dad
 2013/I Getaway
Brent Magna
 2013/I The Purge
James Sandin
 2013 Before Midnight
Jesse
 2012 Mea Maxima Culpa: Silence in the House of God (Documentary)
Pat (voice)
 2012/I Total Recall
Carl Hauser (in director's cut) (uncredited)
 2012/I Sinister
Ellison Oswalt
 2011 The Woman in the Fifth
Tom Ricks
 2011 Moby Dick (TV Mini-Series)
Starbuck
- Part 2 (2011) ... Starbuck
- Part 1 (2011) ... Starbuck
 2009 Daybreakers
Edward Dalton
 2009 Little New York
Sully Halverson
 2009 Brooklyn's Finest
Sal
 2008 What Doesn't Kill You
Paulie McDougan
 2008 New York, I Love You
Writer (segment "Yvan Attal")
 2007 Robot Chicken (TV Series short)
Godzilla Jr. / Jason
- Squaw Bury Shortcake (2007) ... Godzilla Jr. / Jason (voice)
 2006 The Hottest State
Vince
 2006 Fast Food Nation
Pete
 2005 Lord of War
Jack Valentine
 2005 One Last Thing...
Earl Jameison (uncredited)
 2005 Assault on Precinct 13
Sgt. Jake Roenick
 2004 Taking Lives
Costa
 2004 Before Sunset
Jesse
 2003 Alias (TV Series)
James Lennox
- Double Agent (2003) ... James Lennox
 2001 The Jimmy Show
Ray
 2001 Training Day
Jake
 2001 Chelsea Walls
Sam (voice, uncredited)
 2001 Tape
Vin
 2001 Waking Life
Jesse
 2000 Hamlet
Hamlet
 1999 Snow Falling on Cedars
Ishmael Chambers
 1999 Joe the King
Len Coles
 1998 The Newton Boys
Jess Newton
 1998 Great Expectations
Finnegan Bell
 1997 Gattaca
Vincent / Jerome
 1995 Search and Destroy
Roger
 1995 Before Sunrise
Jesse
 1994 Juliana Hatfield Three: Spin the Bottle (Video short)
Spin the Bottle Player
 1994 Quiz Show
Don Quixote Student (uncredited)
 1994 White Fang 2: Myth of the White Wolf
Jack Conroy (uncredited)
 1994 Floundering
Jimmy
 1994 Reality Bites
Troy Dyer
 1993 Alive
Nando Parrado
 1992 Rich in Love
Wayne Frobiness
 1992 Waterland
Matthew Price
 1992 A Midnight Clear
Sgt. Will Knott
 1991 Mystery Date
Tom McHugh
 1991/I White Fang
Jack
 1989 Dad
Billy
 1989 Dead Poets Society
Todd Anderson
 1988 Lion's Den (Short)
Chris
 1985 Explorers
Ben Crandall
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Other Works:

Performing on guitar with violinist Dana Lyn in the number "Aura Lee" from the New Group's production of Jonathan Marc Sherman's play "Clive" at the Acorn Theater. See more »

Publicity Listings:

17 Interviews | 24 Articles | 3 Pictorials | 14 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Official Sites:

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Alternate Names:

E. Hawke

Height:

5' 10½" (1.79 m)
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Personal Quote:

The person who's had the most impact on acting since Marlon Brando, the only person who's really changed acting, is Julia Roberts. I call it the Julia Roberts School of Acting. It's an excess of competence. She's got all these imitators, and they just basically get on screen and smile. The idea is, smile and say your line. And Julia Roberts herself - well, that's one thing. But she has a ton of ... See more »

Trivia:

Attended West Windsor-Plainsboro High School in central New Jersey, but is not pictured in the yearbook (1984-1986). See more »

Trademark:

Often sports a goatee in his films See more »

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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