Billy Bob Thornton

Born:  August 4, 1955, Hot Springs, Arkansas


1986:  Hunter’s Blood

1988:  South of Reno

1989:  Going Overboard, Chopper Chicks In Zombietown

1991:  The Man With Three Arms, For The Boys

1992:  One False Move

1993:  Trouble Bound, Blood In Blood Out, Grey Knight, Indecent Proposal, Tombstone

1994:  Floundering, On Deadly Ground

1995:  Dead Man, The Stars Fell on Henrietta

1996:  Sling BladeThe Winner

1997:  A Gun A Car A Blonde, Princess Mononoke, U Turn, The Apostle, An Alan Smithee Film: Burn Hollywood Burn

1998:  Primary Colours, Homegrown, Armageddon, A Simple Plan

1999:  Pushing Tin

2000:  South Of Heaven West Of Hell

2001:  The Man Who Wasn’t There, Daddy and Them, Bandits, Monster’s Ball

2002:  The Badge, Waking Up In Reno

2003:  Levity, Intolerable Cruelty, Love Actually, Bad Santa

2004:  Chrystal, The Alamo, Friday Night Lights

2005:  Bad News Bears, The Ice Harvest

2006:  School for Scoundrels, The Astronaut Farmer

2007:  Mr. Woodcock

2008:  Eagle Eye, The Informers

2009:  The Smell of Success

2010: Faster

2011:  Puss In Boots

2012:  Jayne Mansfield’s Car, The Baytown Outlaws

2013:  Parkland

2014:  Cut Bank, The Judge

2015:  Into The Grizzly Maze, Entourage, Our Brand Is Crisis

2016:  Whiskey Tango Foxtrot, Bad Santa 2

2018 : A Million Little Pieces, London Fields


Academy Award:  Best Adapted Screenplay, Sling Blade (1996)
Nominations:  Best Actor, Sling Blade (1996); Best Supporting Actor, A Simple Plan (1998)

Golden Globe Awards:  Best Actor-Miniseries/TV Movie, Fargo (2014); Best Actor-TV Drama, Goliath (2016)
Nominations:  Best Supporting Actor, A Simple Plan (1998); Best Actor-Musical/Comedy, Bandits (2001);Best Actor-Drama, The Man Who Wasn’t There (2001);Best Actor-Musical/Comedy, Bad Santa (2004)

Emmy Award Nomination:  Best Actor-Miniseries/TV Movie, Fargo (2014)

Screen Actors Guild Award Nominations:  Outstanding Motion Picture Cast, Sling Blade (1996); Best Male Actor, Sling Blade (1996); Best Supporting Male Actor, A Simple Plan (1998); Best Male Actor-TV Movie/Miniseries, Fargo (2014)


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