Christopher Walken

Christopher Walken

Age
71
Birthday
Mar. 31st, 1943
Born in
Queens, New York, USA
Height
6'

Christopher Walken's Main TV Roles

Show Character(s)
Turks and Caicos (UK) TV Show
Turks and Caicos (UK)
 

Main Movie Roles

2014 - Jersey Boys
2009 - The Maiden Heist
2007 - Hairspray
2007 - Balls of Fury
2006 - Man of the Year
2006 - Click
2005 - Wedding Crashers
2005 - Romance & Cigarettes
2005 - Domino
2004 - Man on Fire
2004 - Envy
2004 - The Stepford Wives
2004 - Around The Bend
2003 - The Rundown
2003 - Kangaroo Jack
2003 - Gigli
2002 - Poolhall Junkies
2002 - Catch Me If You Can
2002 - The Country Bears
2001 - Joe Dirt
2001 - Scotland, Pa.
2001 - The Affair of the Necklace
2001 - America's Sweethearts
2000 - The Opportunists
1999 - Blast from the Past
1999 - Sleepy Hollow
1998 - New Rose Hotel
1998 - Antz
1997 - Excess Baggage
1997 - Suicide Kings
1997 - Mousehunt
1996 - Last Man Standing
1996 - The Funeral
1996 - Basquiat
1995 - Nick of Time
1995 - The Prophecy
1995 - Things to Do in Denver When You're Dead
1995 - The Addiction
1994 - Pulp Fiction
1993 - True Romance
1993 - Wayne's World 2
1992 - Batman Returns
1991 - McBain
1990 - King of New York
1990 - The Comfort of Strangers
1989 - Communion
1988 - Biloxi Blues
1988 - The Milagro Beanfield War
1988 - Homeboy
1986 - At Close Range
1985 - A View to a Kill
1984 - Terror in the Aisles
1983 - The Dead Zone
1983 - Brainstorm
1981 - Pennies From Heaven
1980 - Heaven's Gate
1979 - Last Embrace
1978 - The Deer Hunter
1977 - Annie Hall
1977 - The Sentinel
1976 - Next Stop, Greenwich Village
1971 - The Anderson Tapes

Guest TV Roles

Show Name
Characters Played
Ep Count
Walt Kramer
1
Ben Wiley
1
Chris Johannis
1
Christopher Walken (Voiced)
1
Maximillion 'Max' Zorin
1
Himself
1
Himself
1
[Complete List]



BIOGRAPHY:

Nervous-looking lead and supporting actor of the American stage and films. He won an Oscar as best supporting actor for his performance in The Deer Hunter (1978). Seen in mostly supporting roles throughout the 80s and early 90s, often portraying psychologically unstable characters.


TRIVIA:
  • Lost out to 'Ryan O'Neal' (qv) for the romantic lead in _Love Story (1970)_ (qv).
  • In order to achieve the gaunt, withdrawn and hollow look of his character in _The Deer Hunter (1978)_ (qv), it's reported that he ate a diet consisting of only rice and bananas in preparation for this film.
  • Ranked #1 on Tropopkin's Top 25 Most Intriguing People [Issue #100]
  • He, along with 'Nick Nolte' (qv), were both considered for the role of Han Solo in _Star Wars (1977)_ (qv).
  • Was the first to play King Philip of France on stage for "The Lion in Winter" in 1966, at the Ambassador Theatre, New York City.
  • Manages to insert a little dance number into nearly all of his roles, no matter how small, scripted or not.
  • Received the Shakespeare Theater's Will Award in 1994 for his contributions to classical theater.
  • Attended the Professional Children's School.


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