William Hurt

Hurt signing autographs at the 2005 [[Toronto International Film Festival]] William McChord Hurt (born March 20, 1950) is an American actor. He received his acting training at the Juilliard School and began acting on stage in the 1970s. Hurt made his film debut in 1980 as a troubled scientist in Ken Russell's science-fiction feature ''Altered States'', for which he received a Golden Globe nomination for New Star of the Year. He subsequently played a leading role, as a lawyer who succumbs to the temptations of Kathleen Turner, in the neo-noir ''Body Heat'' (1981). He played another leading role, as Arkady Renko, in ''Gorky Park'' (1983).

In 1985, Hurt garnered critical acclaim and multiple acting awards, including an Academy Award and a BAFTA Award for Best Actor, for ''Kiss of the Spider Woman''. He received another two Academy Award nominations for his lead performances in ''Children of a Lesser God'' (1986) and ''Broadcast News'' (1987). Hurt remained an active stage actor throughout the 1980s, appearing in Off-Broadway productions, including ''Henry V'', ''Fifth of July'', ''Richard II'' and ''A Midsummer Night's Dream''. Hurt received his first Tony Award nomination in 1985 for the Broadway production of ''Hurlyburly''.

After playing a diversity of character roles in the following decade, Hurt earned his fourth Academy Award nomination for his supporting performance in David Cronenberg's crime thriller ''A History of Violence'' (2005). Other notable films in recent years have included ''A.I. Artificial Intelligence'' (2001), ''The Village'' (2004), ''Syriana'' (2005), ''The Good Shepherd'' (2006), ''Mr. Brooks'' (2007), ''Into the Wild'' (2007), ''Robin Hood'' (2010) and his role as Thunderbolt Ross in ''The Incredible Hulk'' (2008), ''Captain America: Civil War'' (2016) and ''Avengers: Infinity War'' (2018). Provided by Wikipedia
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