James Woods

Born:  April 18, 1947, Vernal, Utah


1972:  The Visitors, Hickey & Boggs

1973:  The Way We Were

1974:  The Gambler

1975:  Night Moves, Distance

1976:  Alex & The Gypsy

1977:  The Choirboys

1979:  The Onion Field

1980:  The Black Marble

1981:  Eyewitness

1982:  Fast-Walking, Split Image

1983:  Videodrome

1984:  Against All Odds, Once Upon A Time In America

1985:  Cat’s Eye, Joshua Then and Now

1986:  Salvador

1987:  Best Seller

1989:  Cop, The BoostTrue Believer, Immediate Family

1991:  The Hard Way

1992:  Straight Talk, Diggstown, Chaplin

1994:  The Getaway, Curse of the Starving Class, The Specialist

1995:  For Better or Worse, Killer: A Journal of Murder, Casino, Nixon

1996:  Ghosts of Mississippi

1997:  Kicked In The Head, Hercules, Contact

1998:  Another Day In Paradise, Vampires

1999:  True Crime, The Virgin Suicides, The General’s Daughter, Any Given Sunday, Play It To The Bone

2001:  Recess: School’s Out, Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within, Scary Movie 2, Riding In Cars With Boys, Race to Space

2002:  John Q, Stuart Little 2, Little Warriors

2003:  Northfork, This Girl’s Life

2004:  The Easter Egg Adventure

2005:  Pretty Persuasion, Be Cool, Ark

2006:  End Game

2007:  Surf’s Up

2008:  An American Carol

2011:  Straw Dogs

2013:  Officer Down, Jobs, White House Down

2014:  Jamesy Boy

2016:  Bling


Academy Award Nominations:  Best Actor, Salvador (1986); Best Supporting Actor, Ghosts of Mississippi (1996)

Golden Globe Award:  Best Actor-TV Movie/Miniseries, Promise (1986)
Nominations:  Best Actor-Drama, The Onion Field (1979); Best Actor-TV Movie/Miniseries, In Love And War (1987); My Name Is Bill W. (1989); Citizen Cohn (1992); Indictment: The McMartin Trial (1995); The Summer of Ben Tyler (1996); Best Supporting Actor, Ghosts of Mississippi (1996); Best Actor-TV Movie/Miniseries, Dirty Pictures (2000)

Screen Actors Guild Award Nominations:  Outstanding Motion Picture Cast, Nixon (1995); Best Male Actor-TV Movie/Miniseries, Dirty Pictures (2000); Too Big To Fail (2011)


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