Billy Bob Thornton

4 Aug 1955

Actor, Director, Writer

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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Filmography (53 titles)

(movie, 2017)
···Hunter Killer
Genre: Action
Role: Actor
(movie, 2016)
···Bad Santa 2
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Role: Actor (as Willie Soke)
(movie, 2016)
···Whiskey Tango Foxtrot
Genre: War, Comedy
Role: Actor (as General Hollanek)
(movie, 2015)
···London Fields
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Samson Young)
(movie, 2015)
···Our Brand Is Crisis
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Pat Candy)
(movie, 2015)
···Entourage
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Financier)
(movie, 2015)
···Into the Grizzly Maze
Genre: Thriller, Action, Horror
Role: Actor (as Douglass)
(movie, 2014)
···The Judge
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Dwight Dickham)
(movie, 2014)
···Cut Bank
Genre: Thriller
Role: Actor (as Stan Steeley)
(movie, 2013)
···Parkland
Genre: History, Drama, Thriller, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Forrest Sorrels)
(movie, 2013)
···Jayne Mansfield's Car
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor, Director, Writer
(movie, 2013)
···The Baytown Outlaws
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Role: Actor (as Carlos)
(movie, 2011)
···Puss in Boots
Genre: Action, Adventure, Animation, Family, Fantasy, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Jack (voice))
(movie, 2010)
···Faster
Genre: Crime, Drama, Action, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Cop)
(movie, 2009)
···The Smell of Success
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Patrick)
(movie, 2008)
···The Informers
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as William)
(movie, 2008)
···Eagle Eye
Genre: Mystery, Thriller, Action
Role: Actor (as Thomas Morgan)
(movie, 2007)
···Mr. Woodcock
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Jasper Woodcock)
(movie, 2006)
···The Astronaut Farmer
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Charles Farmer)
(movie, 2006)
···School for Scoundrels
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Dr. P)
(movie, 2005)
···The Ice Harvest
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Vic)
(movie, 2005)
···Bad News Bears
Genre: Comedy, Family
Role: Actor (as Morris Buttermaker)
(movie, 2004)
···Friday Night Lights
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Coach Gary Gaines)
(movie, 2004)
···The Alamo
Genre: War
Role: Actor (as Davy Crockett)
(movie, 2004)
···Chrystal
Genre: Drama, Crime
Role: Actor (as Joe)
(movie, 2003)
···Bad Santa
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Crime
Role: Actor (as Willie)
(movie, 2003)
···Love Actually
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Role: Actor (as The US President)
(movie, 2003)
···Intolerable Cruelty
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Howard D. Doyle)
(movie, 2003)
···Levity
Genre: Crime, Drama
Role: Actor (as Manual Jordan)
(movie, 2002)
···The Badge
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Sheriff Darl)
(movie, 2002)
···Waking Up in Reno
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Lonnie Earl Dodd)
(movie, 2001)
···Monster's Ball
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Hank Grotowski)
(movie, 2001)
···Bandits
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Romance
Role: Actor (as Terry Lee Collins)
(movie, 2001)
···The Man Who Wasn't There
Genre: Crime, Drama
Role: Actor (as Ed Crane)
Genre: Animation, Adventure
Role: Actor (as Hound Dog McDog · CatDog's Step-father)
(movie, 2001)
···Daddy and Them
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor, Director
(movie, 2000)
···The Gift
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Writer
(movie, 2000)
···All the Pretty Horses
Genre: Drama, Western, Romance
Role: Director
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Western
Role: Actor (as Brig. Smalls)
(movie, 1999)
···Pushing Tin
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Russell Bell)
(movie, 1998)
···A Simple Plan
Genre: Thriller
Role: Actor (as Jacob Mitchell)
(movie, 1998)
···Armageddon
Genre: Action, Thriller, Science Fiction, Adventure
Role: Actor (as Dan Truman, NASA Administrator)
(movie, 1998)
···Primary Colors
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Richard Jemmons)
(movie, 1997)
···The Apostle
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Troublemaker)
(movie, 1997)
···U Turn
Genre: Thriller
Role: Actor (as Darrell)
(movie, 1996)
···Sling Blade
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor, Director, Writer
(movie, 1996)
···Don't Look Back
Genre: Action, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Marshall)
(movie, 1994)
···On Deadly Ground
Genre: Action, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Homer Carlton)
(movie, 1993)
···Tombstone
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, Western
Role: Actor (as Johnny Tyler)
(movie, 1993)
···Indecent Proposal
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Day Tripper)
(movie, 1993)
···Bound by Honor
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Lightning)
(movie, 1993)
···Trouble Bound
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Coldface)
(movie, 1992)
···One False Move
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor, Writer