| Share

William Hurt

Born: 3/20/1950
Birthplace: Washington, D.C.

Academy Award-winning screen actor who was one of the main leading men of the eighties. Often typecast as a WASP, he is best known for his roles in films such as Body Heat (1981) with Kathleen Turner, The Big Chill (1983), Children of a Lesser God (1986), Kiss of the Spider Woman (1985) with Raul Julia, and The Accidental Tourist (1988). Other films include The Doctor (1991), and One True Thing (1998). His supporting role in A History of Violence (2005) netted him an Oscar nod and wins from both Los Angeles and New York film critics awards.

Information Please® Database, © 2007 Pearson Education, Inc. All rights reserved.

John HurtHAnjelica Huston

More on William Hurt from Infoplease:

  • William Hurt - Biography of William Hurt, Star of the movie Kiss of the Spider Woman
  • Dark City - Dark City Director: Alex Proyas Writer: Alex Proyas, Lem Dobbs and David S. Goyer Director of ...
  • One True Thing - One True Thing Director: Carl Franklin Writer: Karen Crone Universal Pictures; PG-13; 120 minutes ...
  • Michael - Michael Director: Nora Ephron Writers: Nora Ephron, Delia Ephron, Pete Dexter and Jim Quinlan ...
  • The Proposition - The Proposition Director: Lesli Linka Glatter Writer: Rick Ramage Director of Photography: Peter ...

Warning: fsockopen(): php_network_getaddresses: getaddrinfo failed: Name or service not known in /site/html/include/amazon.php on line 71 Warning: fsockopen(): unable to connect to :3128 (php_network_getaddresses: getaddrinfo failed: Name or service not known) in /site/html/include/amazon.php on line 71
Premium Partner Content
HighBeam Research
Documents Images and Maps Reference
(from Newspapers, Magazines, Journals, Newswires, Transcripts and Books)

Research our extensive archive of more than 80 million articles from 6,500 publications.

Additional search results provided by HighBeam Research, LLC. © Copyright 2005. All rights reserved.

24 X 7

Private Tutor

Click Here for Details
24 x 7 Tutor Availability
Unlimited Online Tutoring
1-on-1 Tutoring