22 wins & 34 nominations.
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Det. Stanley Jacobellis
Marcus Portius Cato
Det. Vince Magnotta
Duane Hall (as Christopher Wlaken)
Brain Trust / Chris Johannis
Appeared in "The Plough and the Stars" on Broadway (revival).
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1 Portrayal |
16 Interviews |
12 Articles |
1 Pictorial |
5 Magazine Cover Photos |
Chris Walken | Ronnie Walken | Christopher Wlaken
6' (1.83 m)
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I've always been a character actor, although I'm not quite sure what that means. All my scripts are absolutely covered in notes, so any time I say anything - even "pass the salt" - I have six subtexts, comments on what I really mean when I'm saying that. Maybe that's what gives the impression that I'm saying one thing and thinking something else.
His performance as Nick Chevotarevich in The Deer Hunter
(1978) is ranked #88 on Premiere Magazine's 100 Greatest Performances of All Time (2006).
Often plays criminals and crime bosses