STAN & OLLIE
JOHN C. REILLY (Oliver Hardy) is one of the most diverse
actors working today, with an impressive
range of roles in dramas, comedies, musicals and foreign films. He has been
acknowledged by the
Academy Awards, the Golden Globe Awards, the Tony Awards, the Independent Spirit
as well as the Grammys.
This year, Reilly will star in four very diverse films: HOLMES & WATSON with
RALPH BREAKS THE INTERNET: WRECK-IT RALPH 2, STAN AND OLLIE, and in Jacques
Audiard's THE SISTERS BROTHERS, alongside Joaquin Phoenix.
Other recent films THE LOBSTER, directed by Yorgos Lanthimos, the French
film LES COWBOYS, directed by Thomas Bidegain and the Italian film THE TALE OF
for director Matteo Garrone, all of which premiered at the 2015 Cannes Film
Festival. John also
recently starred in KONG: SKULL ISLAND.
Reilly has worked with top directors such as Martin Scorsese in both GANGS OF
and THE AVIATOR; Brian DePalma in CASUALTIES OF WAR; Robert Altman in A PRAIRIE
HOME COMPANION; Terrence Malick in THE THIN RED LINE; Rob Marshall in
CHICAGO; Roman Polanski in CARNAGE; Wolfgang Petersen in THE PERFECT STORM;
Lynne Ramsay in WE NEED TO TALK ABOUT KEVIN and Paul Thomas Anderson in HARD
EIGHT, BOOGIE NIGHTS and MAGNOLIA.
Reilly has starred in the hit comedies TALLADEGA NIGHTS: THE BALLAD OF RICKY
BOBBY, WALK HARD: THE DEWEY COX STORY, STEPBROTHERS, CYRUS, and
GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY. He voiced the title character in the Academy Award
nominated animated feature WRECK-IT RALPH, and he also voiced the role of
'Eddie' in SING.
His work in the world of independent films include THE GOOD GIRL, CEDAR RAPIDS,
PROMOTION, TERRI, YEAR OF THE DOG, CRIMINAL, and THE ANNIVERSARY PARTY.
His many theater credits include "True West", in which he received a Tony
and "A Streetcar Named Desire" on Broadway, as well as Steppenwolf productions
of "The Grapes
of Wrath" and "A Streetcar Named Desire".
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