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Billy Bob Thornton

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. Description above from the Wikipedia article Billy Bob Thornton, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Aug 4, 1955 In Hot Springs, Arkansas, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
93
First Appeared:
In the movie Hunter Killer
Latest Project:
Movie London Fields 2017-12-31
Known For
Poster of VH1 Rock Honors
Poster of Hearts Afire
Poster of The Outsiders
Poster of This Week in Baseball
Filmography

Hunter Killer (2018)

Action
Movie
10 1 votes

London Fields (2017)

Crime Mystery Thriller
Movie
as Samson Young
0.0 4 votes

Whiskey Tango Foxtrot (2016)

War Comedy
Movie
as General Hollanek
6.0 314 votes

Goliath (2016)

Drama Crime
Series
as Billy McBride
7.9 49 votes

Bad Santa 2 (2016)

Comedy Crime Drama
Movie
as Willie Soke
4.9 181 votes

Drunk Stoned Brilliant Dead: The Story of the National Lampoon (2015)

History Comedy Documentary
Movie
as Himself / Actor / Director
6.8 18 votes

Our Brand Is Crisis (2015)

Drama Comedy
Movie
as Pat Candy
5.8 181 votes

Into the Grizzly Maze (2015)

Action Horror Thriller
Movie
as Douglass
5.2 68 votes

Entourage (2015)

Comedy
Movie
as Financier
6.2 482 votes

Cut Bank (2014)

Thriller
Movie
as Stan Steeley
5.4 85 votes

Fargo (2014)

Crime Drama Thriller
Series
as Lorne Malvo
8.1 527 votes

The Judge (2014)

Drama
Movie
as Dwight Dickham
7.2 1344 votes

21 Years: Richard Linklater (2014)

Documentary
Movie
as Himself
6.3 7 votes

Parkland (2013)

History Drama Thriller Mystery
Movie
as Forrest Sorrels
5.9 117 votes

Jayne Mansfield's Car (2012)

Drama
Movie
as Skip Caldwell
5.8 19 votes

The Baytown Outlaws (2012)

Action Comedy Crime
Movie
as Carlos
5.8 100 votes

Basically Frightened: The Musical Madness of Colonel Bruce Hampton (2012)

Documentary Music
Movie
5 1 votes

Puss in Boots (2011)

Action Adventure Animation Family Fantasy
Movie
as Jack (voice)
6.4 381 votes

Ain't in It for My Health: A Film About Levon Helm (2010)

Documentary
Movie
as Himself
6.6 7 votes

Faster (2010)

Crime Drama Action Thriller
Movie
as Cop
6.2 525 votes

The Smell of Success (2009)

Comedy
Movie
as Patrick
4.9 5 votes

The Informers (2008)

Drama
Movie
as William
4.3 59 votes

Eagle Eye (2008)

Mystery Thriller Action
Movie
as Thomas Morgan
6.2 922 votes

The Big Bang Theory (2007)

Comedy
Series
as Dr. Lorvis
7.0 1847 votes

Mr. Woodcock (2007)

Comedy Romance
Movie
as Jasper Woodcock
4.9 130 votes

VH1 Rock Honors (2006)

Series
as Unknown

School for Scoundrels (2006)

Comedy Drama Romance
Movie
as Dr. P
5.6 108 votes

The Astronaut Farmer (2006)

Adventure Comedy Drama Science Fiction
Movie
as Charles Farmer
6.2 119 votes

The Ice Harvest (2005)

Action Adventure Comedy Crime Drama Thriller
Movie
as Vic
5.9 76 votes

Bad News Bears (2005)

Comedy Family
Movie
as Morris Buttermaker
5.6 62 votes

Chrystal (2004)

Drama
Movie
as Joe
6.3 8 votes

Sam Peckinpah's West: Legacy of a Hollywood Renegade (2004)

Documentary
Movie
as Himself
6.0 1 votes

The Alamo (2004)

Western History War
Movie
as Davy Crockett
5.8 99 votes

Friday Night Lights (2004)

Drama
Movie
as Coach Gary Gaines
7.0 144 votes

Levity (2003)

Crime Drama
Movie
as Manual Jordan
5.7 23 votes

Jimmy Kimmel Live! (2003)

Talk Comedy
Series
as Unknown
5.6 18 votes

Celebrities Uncensored (2003)

News Documentary
Series
as Unknown
3.5 2 votes

Love Actually (2003)

Comedy Romance Drama
Movie
as The US President
7.0 1778 votes

(Inside Out): Warren Zevon (2003)

Documentary Music
Movie
as Narrator
10. 1 votes

Bad Santa (2003)

Drama Comedy Crime
Movie
as Willie Soke
6.5 596 votes

Intolerable Cruelty (2003)

Crime Comedy Romance
Movie
as Howard D. Doyle
5.7 370 votes

HypaSpace (2002)

Series

The Badge (2002)

Crime Thriller
Movie
as Sheriff Darl
6.1 10 votes

Waking Up in Reno (2002)

Comedy Romance
Movie
as Lonnie Earl Dodd
4.8 22 votes

Bandits (2001)

Action Comedy Crime Romance
Movie
as Terry Lee Collins
6.1 271 votes

The Man Who Wasn't There (2001)

Crime Drama
Movie
as Ed Crane
7.3 303 votes

Monster's Ball (2001)

Drama Romance
Movie
as Hank Grotowski
6.5 218 votes

Daddy and Them (2001)

Drama Comedy
Movie
as Claude Montgomery
5.3 5 votes

South of Heaven, West of Hell (2000)

Action Comedy Drama Western
Movie
as Brig. Smalls
5.0 2 votes

Arista 25th Anniversary - 25 Years Of #1 Hits (2000)

Music
Movie
8.0 1 votes

CatDog: The Great Parent Mystery (2000)

Comedy Animation Adventure
Movie
as Hound Dog McDog / CatDog's Step-father (voice)
7.0 1 votes

The Early Show (1999)

News
Series
as Unknown

Pushing Tin (1999)

Comedy Drama
Movie
as Russell Bell
5.7 100 votes

Homegrown (1998)

Drama Action Comedy Thriller Crime
Movie
as Jack Marsden
5.3 14 votes

Burn Hollywood, Burn (1998)

Comedy
Movie
as Billy Bob Thornton
2.6 7 votes

A Simple Plan (1998)

Thriller
Movie
as Jacob Mitchell
6.9 162 votes

Primary Colors (1998)

Comedy Drama
Movie
as Richard Jemmons
6.0 89 votes

Armageddon (1998)

Action Thriller Science Fiction Adventure
Movie
as Dan Truman, NASA Administrator
6.4 2297 votes

A Gun, a Car, a Blonde (1997)

Drama Thriller
Movie
as Syd / Monk
5.6 2 votes

The Apostle (1997)

Drama
Movie
as Troublemaker
6.1 35 votes

The View (1997)

Talk
Series
as Unknown
2.7 15 votes

U Turn (1997)

Thriller
Movie
as Darrell
6.6 170 votes

Dead Man (1996)

Drama Fantasy Western
Movie
as Big George Drakoulious
7.2 359 votes

Don't Look Back (1996)

Action Thriller
Movie
as Marshall
5.5 2 votes

The Daily Show with Trevor Noah (1996)

News Comedy
Series
as Unknown
7.0 107 votes

Sling Blade (1996)

Drama
Movie
as Karl Childers
7.4 210 votes

The Winner (1996)

Thriller Comedy Crime
Movie
as Jack
4.8 2 votes

Out There (1995)

Comedy
Movie

The Stars Fell on Henrietta (1995)

Drama
Movie
as Roy
5.9 5 votes

Floundering (1994)

Comedy Romance
Movie
as Gun shop clerk
5.5 3 votes

Some Folks Call It a Sling Blade (1994)

Drama Thriller
Movie
as Karl Childers
6.6 5 votes

Inside the Actors Studio (1994)

Talk
Series
as Unknown
7.1 18 votes

On Deadly Ground (1994)

Action Thriller
Movie
as Homer Carlton
4.5 90 votes

Grey Knight (1993)

Action Drama Horror War
Movie
as Langston
5.3 2 votes

Trouble Bound (1993)

Drama Action Thriller
Movie
as Coldface
3.7 3 votes

Bound by Honor (1993)

Action Crime Drama Thriller
Movie
as Lightning
7.7 97 votes

Tombstone (1993)

Action Adventure Drama History Western
Movie
as Johnny Tyler
7.4 601 votes

Indecent Proposal (1993)

Drama
Movie
as Day Tripper
5.7 267 votes

Late Night with Conan O'Brien (1993)

Talk
Series
as Unknown
7.1 35 votes

One False Move (1992)

Crime Drama Thriller
Movie
as Ray Malcolm
6.7 27 votes

Hearts Afire (1992)

Comedy
Series
as Billy Bob Davis

The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (1992)

Talk Comedy
Series
as Unknown
5.0 25 votes

The Outsiders (1990)

Drama
Series
as Buck Merrill

Chopper Chicks in Zombietown (1989)

Comedy Horror
Movie
as Tommy
4.3 9 votes

Going Overboard (1989)

Comedy
Movie
as Dave
2.5 37 votes

Hunter's Blood (1986)

Horror Action
Movie
as Billy Bob
6.6 4 votes

Matlock (1986)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
6.7 18 votes

Live with Regis and Kathie Lee (1983)

Series
as Unknown
4.9 4 votes

Knots Landing (1979)

Drama Soap
Series
as Unknown
7.7 6 votes

This Week in Baseball (1977)

News
Series
as Unknown

Saturday Night Live (1975)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
6.4 104 votes

The Academy Awards (1953)

Series
as Unknown
6.1 13 votes

Today (1952)

News
Series
as Unknown
1.5 2 votes