Christopher Walken

Christopher Walken

Age
72
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 - Balls of Fury
2007 - Hairspray
2006 - Man of the Year
2005 - Wedding Crashers
2005 - Domino
2005 - Romance & Cigarettes
2004 - Man on Fire
2004 - Envy
2004 - The Stepford Wives
2003 - Kangaroo Jack
2003 - Gigli
2003 - The Rundown
2002 - Poolhall Junkies
2002 - The Country Bears
2002 - Catch Me If You Can
2001 - The Affair of the Necklace
2001 - Joe Dirt
2001 - Scotland, Pa.
2001 - America's Sweethearts
2000 - The Opportunists
1999 - Sleepy Hollow
1999 - Blast from the Past
1998 - Antz
1998 - New Rose Hotel
1997 - Suicide Kings
1997 - Suicide Kings
1997 - Mousehunt
1997 - Excess Baggage
1997 - Mousehunt
1996 - Basquiat
1996 - The Funeral
1995 - The Addiction
1995 - The Prophecy
1995 - Things to Do in Denver When You're Dead
1995 - Nick of Time
1994 - Pulp Fiction
1993 - Wayne's World 2
1993 - True Romance
1992 - Batman Returns
1991 - McBain
1990 - King of New York
1990 - The Comfort of Strangers
1989 - Communion
1988 - The Milagro Beanfield War
1988 - Biloxi Blues
1988 - Homeboy
1986 - At Close Range
1985 - A View to a Kill
1983 - The Dead Zone
1983 - Brainstorm
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
Himself - Host
7
Himself - Guest
2
Brain Trust
2
Walt Kramer
1
Ben Wiley
1
Christopher Walken (Voiced)
1
Maximillion 'Max' Zorin
1
Himself
1
Himself - Guest
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:
  • His wife, 'Georgianne Walken' (qv), and his brothers, 'Ken Walken' (qv) & 'Glenn Walken' (qv), still call him "Ronnie".
  • Quit smoking cigarettes in his late thirties.
  • Ranked #1 on Tropopkin's Top 25 Most Intriguing People [Issue #100]
  • Walken initially intended to study dancing instead of acting, but dropped out of Hofstra University after one year when he landed an off-Broadway musical "Best Foot Forward" in 1963.
  • Member of _"Saturday Night Live" (1975)_ (qv)'s prestigious "Five Timers Club".
  • Has played 3 different characters with the name Max in _Kiss Toledo Goodbye (1999)_ (qv), _Batman Returns (1992)_ (qv) and _A View to a Kill (1985)_ (qv).
  • He was nominated for a 1975 Joseph Jefferson Award for Best Guest Artist for his performance in "Sweet Bird of Youth," at the Academy Festival Theatre in Chicago, Illinois.
  • Lost out to 'Ryan O'Neal' (qv) for the romantic lead in _Love Story (1970)_ (qv).


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