Billy Bob Thornton

 

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Billy Bob Thornton (born August 4, 1955) is an American actor, screenwriter, director and musician. Thornton gained early recognition as a cast member on the CBS sitcom Hearts Afire and in several early 1990s films including On Deadly Ground and Tombstone. In the mid-1990s, after writing, directing, and starring in the independent film Sling Blade, he won an Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay. He appeared in several major film roles following Sling Blade 's success, including 1998's Armageddon and A Simple Plan. During the late 1990s, Thornton began a career as a singer-songwriter. He has released three albums and was the singer of a blues rock band.

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Billy Bob Thornton

Born 1955-08-04 (66 years ago) in Hot Springs, Arkansas, USA.
Height 183 centimeters.

Awards
Award Ceremony Year Awarded for
National Board of Review Award for Best Actor (Bandits) 2001 Bandits
London Film Critics' Circle Award for Actor of the Year (The Man Who Wasn't There) 2001 The Man Who Wasn't There
Critics' Choice Movie Award for Best Supporting Actor (A Simple Plan) 4th Critics' Choice Awards 1998 A Simple Plan
Edgar Award for Best Motion Picture Screenplay (Sling Blade) 1997 Edgar Awards 1997 Sling Blade
Writers Guild of America Award for Best Adapted Screenplay (Sling Blade) Writers Guild of America Awards 1996 1997 Sling Blade
Independent Spirit Award for Best First Feature (Sling Blade) 12th Independent Spirit Awards 1997 Sling Blade
Academy Award for Best Writing Adapted Screenplay (Sling Blade) 69th Academy Awards 1996 Sling Blade
Nominated for awards
Award Ceremony Year Nominated for
Satellite Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy (Bad Santa) 8th Golden Satellite Awards 2004 Bad Santa
Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy (Bad Santa) 61st Golden Globe Awards 2003 Bad Santa
Satellite Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Drama (Monster's Ball) 6th Golden Satellite Awards 2002 Monster's Ball
Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy (Bandits) 59th Golden Globe Awards 2001 Bandits
Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture – Drama (The Man Who Wasn't There) 59th Golden Globe Awards 2001 The Man Who Wasn't There
Academy Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role (A Simple Plan) 71st Academy Awards 1998 A Simple Plan
Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture (A Simple Plan) 56th Golden Globe Awards 1998 A Simple Plan
Satellite Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Drama (Sling Blade) 1st Golden Satellite Awards 1997 Sling Blade
Academy Award for Best Actor (Sling Blade) 69th Academy Awards 1996 Sling Blade
Academy Award for Best Writing Adapted Screenplay (Sling Blade) 69th Academy Awards 1996 Sling Blade
Relationships
Name From To Relationship type
Connie Angland(Sambo: 2003–) 2003 Sambo
Angelina Jolie(Gifta: 2000-05-05–2003-05-27) 2000-05-05 2003-05-27 Gifta
Pietra Dawn Cherniak(Gifta: 1993-02-18–1997-04) 1993-02-18 1997-04 Gifta
Cynda Williams(Gifta: 1990–1992) 1990 1992 Gifta
Toni Lawrence(Gifta: 1986-04-05–1988) 1986-04-05 1988 Gifta
Melissa Lee Gatlin(Gifta: 1978–1980) 1978 1980 Gifta
Children

Amanda Thornton, William Thornton, Harry James Thornton, Bella Thornton

Parents

William Raymond Thornton, Virginia Roberta Faulkner

Siblings

Jimmy Don Thornton, John David Thornton, James Bean Thornton

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Billy Bob Thornton (born August 4, 1955) is an American actor, screenwriter, director and musician. Thornton gained early recognition as a cast member on the CBS sitcom Hearts Afire and in several early 1990s films including On Deadly Ground and Tombstone. In the mid-1990s, after writing, directing, and starring in the independent film Sling Blade, he won an Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay. He appeared in several major film roles following Sling Blade 's success, including 1998's Armageddon and A Simple Plan. During the late 1990s, Thornton began a career as a singer-songwriter. He has released three albums and was the singer of a blues rock band.

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