THREE BILLBOARDS OUTSIDE
WOODY HARRELSON's (Willoughby) rare mix of intensity and charisma
consistently surprises and delights audiences and critics alike in both
mainstream and independent
projects. His portrayal of a casualty notification officer, opposite Ben Foster,
Moverman's THE MESSENGER garnered him a 2010 Academy Award nomination for Best
Supporting Actor. He was previously nominated by the Academy, the Golden Globes
Awards in the category of Best Actor for his portrayal of controversial
Larry Flynt in Milos Forman's THE PEOPLE VS. LARRY FLYNT.
Harrelson most recently wrote, directed, produced and starred in an
feature film LOST IN LONDON, which was broadcast live into theaters nationwide
19, 2017. The comedy also stars Owen Wilson and Willie Nelson.
Harrelson will next be seen in the upcoming untitled Hans Solo Star Wars sequel,
GLASS CASTLE for director Destin Cretton, LBJ as Lyndon B. Johnson and SHOCK AND
AWE for director Rob Reiner.
Recent releases include the third installment of the Planet of The Apes,
FOR THE PLANET OF THE APES, directed by Matt Reeves; Fox Searchlight's
acclaimed WILSON with director Craig Johnson, THE EDGE OF SEVENTEEN, NOW YOU
SEE ME 2 for director Jon Chu, TRIPLE NINE for director John Hillcoat. He was
in HBO's "True Detective" co-starring Matthew McConaughey for which he was
Emmy and SAG Awards in the lead actor category and a Golden Globes Award for
lead actor in a
Mini Series. In 2012 Harrelson starred opposite Julianne Moore and Ed Harris in
the HBO film
"GAME CHANGE" for which he earned Primetime Emmy, SAG Awards, and Golden
Globe nominations for his role as Steve Schmidt, and Martin McDonagh's SEVEN
PSYCHOPATHS, alongside Sam Rockwell, Colin Farrell and Christopher Walken.
Other highlights from Harrelson's film career include RAMPART with director Oren
Moverman, Ruben Fleischer's box office hit, ZOMBIELAND, OUT OF THE FURNACE
starring opposite Christian Bale and Casey Affleck, THE HUNGER GAMES film
YOU SEE ME, THE GRAND; NO COUNTRY FOR OLD MEN; A SCANNER DARKLY; A
PRAIRIE HOME COMPANION; SEVEN POUNDS; THE PRIZE WINNER OF DEFIANCE,
OHIO; NORTH COUNTRY; TRANSSIBERIAN; THE THIN RED LINE; WELCOME TO
SARAJEVO; NATURAL BORN KILLERS; INDECENT PROPOSAL; WHITE MEN CAN'T
JUMP and was recently seen as the on screen host for director Pete McGrain's
Harrelson first endeared himself to millions of viewers as a member of the
of NBC's long-running hit comedy, "Cheers." For his work as the affable
Boyd,' he won a Primetime Emmy in 1988 and was nominated four additional times
eight-year run on the show. In 1999, he gained another Primetime Emmy
nomination when he
reprised the role in a guest appearance on the spin-off series "Frasier."
Balancing his film and television work, in 1999 Harrelson directed his own play,
From The Sun at the Theatre de la Juene Lune in Minneapolis. He followed next
Roundabout's Broadway revival of The Rainmaker; Sam Shepherd's The Late Henry
John Kolvenbach's On An Average Day opposite Kyle MacLachlan at London's West
Harrelson directed the Toronto premiere of Kenneth Lonergan's This Is Our Youth
Berkeley Street Theatre. In the winter of 2005 Harrelson returned to London's
West End, starring
in Tennessee Williams' Night of the Iguana at the Lyric Theatre. In 2011,
Harrelson co-wrote and
directed the semi-autobiographical comedy Bullet for Adolf at Hart House Theatre
in Toronto. In
the summer of 2012 Bullet for Adolf made its Off-Broadway debut at New World
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