Woody Harrelson

Woody Harrelson

  • Birthday: 1961-07-23
  • Place of birth: Midland, Texas, USA
  • Also know as: Woodrow Tracy Harrelson

Biography

Woodrow Tracy Harrelson (born July 23, 1961) is an American actor and playwright. He is the recipient of several accolades, including a Primetime Emmy Award and two Screen Actors Guild Awards, in addition to nominations for three Academy Awards and four Golden Globe Awards. Harrelson first became known for his role as bartender Woody Boyd on the NBC sitcom Cheers (1985–1993), for which he won a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series from a total of five nominations. He went on to receive three Academy Award nominations: Best Actor for The People vs. Larry Flynt (1996), and Best Supporting Actor for both The Messenger (2009) and Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017). Harrelson was also nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series for his role as Marty Hart in the crime anthology series True Detective (2014).

Filmography

Natural Born Killers

1994

As Mickey Knox

Wag the Dog

1997

As Sergeant William Schumann

The Hi-Lo Country

1998

As Big Boy Matson

The People vs. Larry Flynt

1996

As Larry Flynt

White Men Can't Jump

1992

As Billy Hoyle

After the Sunset

2004

As Stan Lloyd

A Scanner Darkly

2006

As Ernie Luckman

Indecent Proposal

1993

As David Murphy

Play It to the Bone

1999

As Vince Boudreau

Management

2009

As Jango

Seven Pounds

2008

As Ezra Turner

Bunraku

2010

As The Bartender

Grass

1999

As Narrator (voice)

Edtv

1999

As Ray Pekurny

Palmetto

1998

As Harry Barber

Money Train

1995

As Charlie

Kingpin

1996

As Roy Munson

TransSiberian

2008

As Roy

No Country for Old Men

2007

As Carson Wells

Doc Hollywood

1991

As Hank Gordon

The Thin Red Line

1998

As Sgt. William Keck

Anger Management

2003

As Galaxia / Security Guard Gary

North Country

2005

As Bill White

Battle in Seattle

2007

As Dale

I'll Do Anything

1994

As Ground Zero Hero

The Walker

2007

As Carter Page III

The Big White

2005

As Raymond Barnell

Semi-Pro

2008

As Monix

Go Further

2003

As Self

The Messenger

2009

As Tony Stone

Defendor

2009

As Arthur Poppington / Defendor

Surfer, Dude

2008

As Jack

2012

2009

As Charlie Frost

Wildcats

1986

As Krushinski

Sleepwalking

2008

As Randall

Welcome to Sarajevo

1997

As Flynn

The Grand

2007

As One Eyed Jack Faro

The Sunchaser

1996

As Dr. Michael Reynolds

Mother Goose Rock 'n' Rhyme

1990

As Lou the Lamb

Nanking

2007

As Bob Wilson

The Cowboy Way

1994

As Pepper Lewis

Friends with Benefits

2011

As Tommy Bollinger

The Hunger Games

2012

As Haymitch Abernathy

Zombieland

2009

As Tallahassee

Game Change

2012

As Steve Schmidt

Cool Blue

1990

As Dustin

Rampart

2011

As Dave Brown

Now You See Me

2013

As Merritt McKinney

Ethos

2011

As Host

Ted & Venus

1991

As Homeless Vietnam Veteran

Seven Psychopaths

2012

As Charlie Costello

The Hunger Games: Catching Fire

2013

As Haymitch Abernathy

Raw for Life

2007

As Self

Bay Coven

1987

As Slater

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1

2014

As Haymitch Abernathy

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2

2015

As Haymitch Abernathy

The Outsider

2005

As Self

Out of the Furnace

2013

As Harlan DeGroat

Free Birds

2013

As Jake (voice)

Triple 9

2016

As Sergeant Detective Jeffrey Allen

Now You See Me 2

2016

As Merritt McKinney / Chase McKinney

Wilson

2017

As Wilson

Killer Instinct

1988

As Charlie Long

L.A. Story

1991

As Harris' Boss (uncredited)

LBJ

2017

As Lyndon B. Johnson

The Duel

2016

As Abraham Brant

The Glass Castle

2017

As Rex Walls

Scorched

2003

As Jason 'Woods' Valley

War for the Planet of the Apes

2017

As The Colonel

The Edge of Seventeen

2016

As Mr. Bruner

Mickey's 60th Birthday

1988

As Woody Boyd

Solo: A Star Wars Story

2018

As Tobias Beckett

Lost in London

2017

As Woody Harrelson

Welcome to Hollywood

1998

As Woody Harrelson

She Hate Me

2004

As Leland Powell

She's Having a Baby

1988

As Woody Harrelson (uncredited)

True Believer

1989

As Man in Dodd's office

Harper Valley P.T.A.

1978

As Extra (uncredited)

Shock and Awe

2018

As Jonathan Landay

Free Jimmy

2006

As Roy Arnie (voice)

The Highwaymen

2019

As Manny Gault

Zombieland: Double Tap

2019

As Tallahassee

Midway

2019

As Admiral Chester W. Nimitz

Venom

2018

As Cletus Kasady / Carnage

Venom: Let There Be Carnage

2021

As Cletus Kasady / Carnage

Breakthrough

2022

As Narrator (voice)

Kate

2021

As Varrick

Fruitloops

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As

The Man from Toronto

2022

As The Man From Toronto

Kiss the Ground

2020

As Narrator (voice)

The Man with the Miraculous Hands

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As Felix Kersten

American Saint

2001

As Self

The Earth Day Special

1990

As Woody Boyd

The World Is Watching: Making the Hunger Games

2012

As Self (Haymitch Abernathy)

Dear Rider: The Jake Burton Story

2021

As Narrator (voice)

Champions

2023

As Marcus

Last Breath

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As

Suncoast

2024

As Paul

The Men of Midway

2020

As Self

Song for Someone

2015

As Aaron Brown

Fly Me to the Moon

2024

As Moe Berkus

Girl from the North Country

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As Nick Laine

Triangle of Sadness

2022

As The Captain

Sailing

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As

STILL: A Michael J. Fox Movie

2023

As Hank Gordon (archive footage) (uncredited)

Lips Like Sugar

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As John Carr

Ella McCay

0000

As

Now You See Me 3

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As Merritt McKinney

For Our Children

1993

As Self

Who Bombed Judi Bari?

2012

As Self (archive footage) (uncredited)

Production

Lost in London

2017

As Director

Lost in London

2017

As Producer

Lost in London

2017

As Writer

The Highwaymen

2019

As Executive Producer

Champions

2023

As Executive Producer

The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse

2022

As Executive Producer

Sailing

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As Producer

Lips Like Sugar

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As Producer

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