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Ethan Hawke

Ethan Green Hawke (born November 6, 1970) is an American actor, writer and director. He made his feature film debut in 1985 with the science fiction movie Explorers, before making a supporting appearance in the 1989 drama Dead Poets Society which is considered his breakthrough role. He then appeared in such films as White Fang (1991), A Midnight Clear (1992), and Alive (1993) before taking a role in the 1994 Generation X drama Reality Bites, for which he gained critical acclaim. In 1995, he starred in the romantic drama Before Sunrise, and later in its sequel Before Sunset (2004). In 2001, Hawke was cast as a rookie police officer in Training Day, for which he received a Screen Actors Guild and Academy Award nomination in the Best Supporting Actor category. Other films have included the science fiction feature Gattaca (1997), the title role in Michael Almereyda's Hamlet (2000), the action thriller Assault on Precinct 13 (2005), and the crime drama Before the Devil Knows You're Dead (2007). Hawke has appeared in many theater productions including The Seagull, Henry IV, Hurlyburly, The Cherry Orchard, The Winter's Tale and The Coast of Utopia, for which he earned a Tony Award nomination. He made his directorial debut with the 2002 independent feature Chelsea Walls. In November 2007 Hawke directed his first play, Jonathan Marc Sherman's Things We Want. Aside from acting, he has written two novels, The Hottest State (1996) and Ash Wednesday (2002). Between 1998 and 2004, Hawke was married to actress Uma Thurman. Description above from the Wikipedia article Ethan Hawke, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Nov 6, 1970 In Austin, Texas, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Explorers 1985-07-12
Latest Project:
Movie The Guilty 2021-12-31
Known For
Movie The Guilty (voice) 2021-12-31
Movie Cut Throat City Jackson Symms 2020-07-31
Series The Good Lord Bird John Brown 2020-10-04
Movie The Kid Sheriff Pat Garrett 2019-03-08
Movie Adopt a Highway Russell Millings 2019-11-01
Movie Stockholm Kaj Hansson / Lars Nystrom 2019-04-12
Movie First Reformed Pastor Ernst Toller 2018-05-18
Movie The King Himself 2018-06-22
Movie Blaze Radio DJ 2018-08-17
Movie Juliet, Naked Tucker Crowe 2018-08-16
Movie Let's Dance Segment: "Table Manners" 2018-12-06
Movie Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets Jolly the Pimp 2017-07-20
Movie 24 Hours to Live Travis Conrad 2017-10-26
Movie The Phenom Hopper Sr. 2016-06-24
Movie Starring Austin Pendleton 2016-04-01
Movie Richard Linklater: Dream Is Destiny Himself 2016-08-05
Movie The Magnificent Seven Goodnight Robicheaux 2016-09-14
Movie All You Zombies: Bringing 'Predestination' to Life Himself 2015-02-10
Movie Good Kill Commandant Tom Egan 2015-04-09
Movie 10,000 Saints Les Horn 2015-08-14
Movie Cymbeline Iachimo 2014-09-03
Movie Boyhood Mason Evans Sr. 2014-06-05
Movie 21 Years: Richard Linklater Self - Actor 2014-11-07
Movie The Purge James Sandin 2013-05-31
Movie Getaway Brent Magna 2013-08-29
Movie Sinister Ellison Oswalt 2012-03-29
Series Moby Dick Starbuck 2011-05-08
Movie Brooklyn's Finest Sal 2009-01-16
Movie Directed by Sidney Lumet: How the Devil Was Made 2008-04-15
Movie Chelsea on the Rocks Himself 2008-05-23
Movie New York, I Love You Writer (segment "Yvan Attal") 2008-09-06
Movie What Doesn't Kill You Paulie 2008-12-12
Movie Before the Devil Knows You're Dead Hank Hanson 2007-09-26
Movie Fast Food Nation Pete 2006-05-16
Movie The Hottest State Vince 2006-09-02
Movie One Last Thing... Earl Jameison (uncredited) 2005-09-12
Movie Assault on Precinct 13 Sergeant Jake Roenick 2005-01-19
Movie Before Sunset Jesse 2004-02-10
Movie Taking Lives James Costa 2004-03-19
Movie Chelsea Walls Sam (voice) 2002-04-19
Movie Waking Life Jesse 2001-10-19
Movie Training Day Jake Hoyt 2001-10-05
Movie Tape Vince 2001-11-02
Movie Hamlet Hamlet 2000-05-12
Movie Joe the King Len Coles 1999-10-17
Movie Great Expectations Finnegan "Finn" Bell 1998-01-19
Movie The Velocity of Gary Nat 1998-09-22
Movie The Newton Boys Jess Newton 1998-03-26
Movie Gattaca Vincent Freeman 1997-09-07
Movie At Sundance Himself 1995-01-01
Movie Search and Destroy Roger 1995-01-01
Movie Quiz Show Columbia Student 1994-08-25
Movie Reality Bites Troy Dyer 1994-02-18
Movie Floundering Jimmy 1994-11-04
Movie Rich in Love Wayne Frobiness 1992-10-01
Movie White Fang Jack Conroy 1991-01-18
Movie Mystery Date Tom McHugh 1991-08-16
Movie Dead Poets Society Todd Anderson 1989-06-02
Movie Dad Billy 1989-10-27
Movie Lion's Den Chris 1988-01-01
Movie Explorers Ben Crandall 1985-07-12