Adrien Brody

Actor / Screenwriter / Film Producer / Composer | * 04/14/1973 (47) | New York City, New York, USA
Adrien Brody (born April 14, 1973) is an American actor and producer. He received widespread recognition and acclaim after starring in Roman Polanski's The Pianist (2002), for which he won the Academy Award for Best Actor at age twenty-nine, making him the youngest actor to win in that category. Brody is the second male American actor (after Christopher Lambert) to receive the César Award for Best Actor. Other successful films that Brody has starred in are The Thin Red Line (1998), The Village (2004), King Kong (2005), and Predators (2010). He is a frequent collaborator of Wes Anderson's, having starred in four of Anderson's films, The Darjeeling Limited (2007), Fantastic Mr. Fox (2009), ()
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Adrien Nicholas Brody was born in Woodhaven, Queens, New York, the only child of retired history professor Elliot Brody and Hungarian-born photographer Sylvia Plachy. He accompanied his mother on assignments for The Village Voice, and credits her with making him feel comfortable in front of the camera. Adrien attended the American Academy of Dramatic Arts and LaGuardia High School for the Performing Arts in New York.

Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Comedies | Thriller

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Awards & Nominations for Adrien Brody

2x César Award for Best Actor Satellite Award for Best Cast – Motion Picture Academy Award for Best Actor National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Actor Boston Society of Film Critics Award for Best Actor Black Reel Award for Best Ensemble Academy Awards César Award Independent Spirit Award for Best Male Lead Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Drama Academy Award for Best Actor National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Actor Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role César Award for Best Actor BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role Polish Academy Award for Best Actor Black Reel Award for Best Ensemble Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture European Film Award – Jameson People's Choice Award – Best Actor

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Movies with Adrien Brody as Actor(71)

as Arthur Miller2021 Blonde
as Charles V - The Emperor2020 Emperor
2020 Clean
as Julian Cadazio2020 The French Dispatch
as Steve2018 Air Strike
as Stacy2017 Bullet Head
as Porter Wren2016 Manhattan Night
as Ralph2016 Come Together
as Adam2015 The Mascot
as Danny2015 Boredom
as Peter Bower2015 Backtrack
as Desmond2015 The Library Book
as Tiberius2015 Dragon Blade
as Dmitri Desgoffe-und-Taxis2014 The Grand Budapest Hotel
as Frankie2014 American Heist
as Filthy Harry2013 InAPPropriate Comedy
as Sean2013 Third Person
as Theodore Harold White2012 Back to 1942
as himself2012 Love, Marilyn
as Henry Barthes2011 Detachment
as Man2011 Wrecked
as Salvador Dalí2011 Midnight in Paris
as Travis2010 The Experiment
as Royce2010 Predators
as Psycho Ed2010 High School
as Inspector Enzo Avolfi2010 Giallo
as Field Mouse (voice)2009 Fantastic Mr. Fox
as Clive2009 Splice
as Manuel Rodríguez Sánchez "Manolete"2008 A Matador's Mistress
as Leonard Chess2008 Cadillac Records
as Bloom2008 The Brothers Bloom
as Louis Simo2006 Hollywoodland
as Jack Driscoll2005 King Kong
as Jack Starks2005 The Jacket
as Noah Percy2004 The Village
as First Hood2003 The Singing Detective
as Jack Grace2003 Love the Hard Way
as Steven Schoichet2002 Dummy
as Władysław 'Władek' Szpilman2002 The Pianist
as himself2001 Ken and Rosa
as Count Nicolas De La Motte2001 The Affair of the Necklace
as Kyle Morris2000 Harrison's Flowers
as Sam Shapiro2000 Bread and Roses
as Richie1999 Summer of Sam
as Harry1999 Oxygen
as Van Kurtzman1999 Liberty Heights
as Chris Calloway1998 Restaurant
as Cpl. Geoffrey Fife1998 The Thin Red Line
as Arnie Finklestein1997 Six Ways to Sunday
as Mario Bellini1997 The Undertaker's Wedding
as Ruby Stein1996 Bullet
as Dr. Bill Stewart, Solo's Designer1996 Solo
as Ray Diglovanni1995 Ten Benny
as Danny Hemmerling1994 Angels in the Outfield
as Skinny1994 Jailbreakers
as Lester1993 King of the Hill
as Mel1989 New York Stories
as Billy1988 Home at Last

TV Shows/Series with Adrien Brody as Actor(15)

Movies with Adrien Brody as Crew(4)

Writing/Writer2020 Clean
Directing/Director2015 Stone Barn Castle
Production/Executive Producer2011 Wrecked
Production/Producer2010 Giallo

Additional Information

Official websites:
Full Name: Adrien Brody
Born: Saturday, 04/14 1973 (April) in Woodhaven (current age: 47 years + 123 days)
Zodiac sign: Aries (Chinese zodiac sign: Ox)
Educated at: Queens College, Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School, American Academy of Dramatic Arts, Stony Brook University
Father: Elliott Brody
Mother: Sylvia Plachy
Other names for Adrien Brody (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Byron Deidra"
"Adrien Nicholas Brody"
Adrien Brody frequently works together with these people:
Andy Samberg (34x, Actor)
Bill Hader (25x, Actor)
Wes Anderson (16x, Crew)
Martin Short (14x, Actor)
Maya Rudolph (14x, Actress)
Scarlett Johansson (13x, Actress)
Drew Barrymore (13x, Actress)
Ben Stiller (12x, Actor)
Charlize Theron (12x, Actress)
Jessica Alba (12x, Actress)
Zach Braff (12x, Actor)
Julia Louis-Dreyfus (12x, Actress)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:405, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 08/04/2020