Harrison Ford

Actor / Film Producer / Environmentalist / Aircraft Pilot | * 07/13/1942 (81) | Chicago, Illinois (United States of America (USA))
Harrison Ford (born July 13, 1942) is an American actor. He has been a leading man in films of several genres, and is regarded as an American cultural icon. His films have grossed more than $5.4 billion in North America and more than $9.3 billion worldwide. Ford is the recipient of various accolades, including the AFI Life Achievement Award, the Cecil B. DeMille Award, an Honorary César, and an Honorary Palme d'Or, in addition to an Academy Award nomination. Ford made his film debut in an uncredited appearance in Dead Heat on a Merry-Go-Round (1966) and went on to play supporting roles in such films as Journey to Shiloh (1968), Getting Straight (1970), American Graffiti (1973), and The Conversation (1974). He gained worldwide fame for his starring role as Han Solo in the epic space opera film ()
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Legendary Hollywood Icon Harrison Ford was born on July 13,1942 in Chicago, Illinois. His familyhistory includes a strong lineage of actors, radio personalities, and models.Harrison attended public high school in ParkRidge, Illinois where he was a member of the school Radio Station WMTH.Harrison worked as the lead voice for sports reporting at WMTH for severalyears.Acting wasn’t a major interest toFord until his junior year at Ripon College when he first took an acting class. Harrison Ford’s career started in 1964 when he travelled toCalifornia in search of a voice-over job.He never received that position, but instead signed a contract withColumbia Pictures where he earned $150 weekly to play small fill in roles invarious films.Through the 60’s Harrisonworked on several TV shows including Gunsmoke,Ironside, Kung Fu, and American Style. It wasn’t until 1967 that Harrison receivedhis first credited role in the Western film, A Time for Killing. Dissatisfied with the meager roles he was beingoffered, Ford took a hiatus from acting to work as a self-employed carpenter.This seemingly odd diversion turned out to be a blessing in disguise forHarrison’s acting career when he was soon hired by famous film producer GeorgeLucas. This was a turning point inHarrison’s life that led to him be casted in milestone roles such as Hans Soloand Indiana Jones.Since his most famousroles in the Star Wars Trilogy and Raidersof the Lost Ark, Harrison Ford has starred in over 40 films. Many criticize his recent work, saying hisperformances have been lackluster leading to commercially disappointing films. Harrison has always worked hard to protect his off-screenprivate life, keeping details about his children and marriages quite. He has a total of five children including onerecent adoption with third and current wife Calista Flockhart. In addition toacting Harrison Ford is passionate about environmental conservation, aviation,and archeology.

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

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Awards & Nominations for Harrison Ford

California Hall of Fame AFI Life Achievement Award Golden Globe Cecil B. DeMille Award Honorary César Star On Hollywood Walk of Fame Wright Brothers Memorial Trophy Academy Award for Best Actor
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Movies with Harrison Ford as Actor(128)

as Indiana Jones / Han Solo (archive footage) (uncredited)2023 Willow: Behind the Magic
as Self - Actor (archive footage)2021 Indiana Jones: The Search for the Lost Golden Age
as President Thaddeus 'Thunderbolt' Ross2021 Captain America 4
as Self - Actor (Rick Deckard) (archive footage)2021 The Blade Runner Phenomenon
as Self (archive footage)2021 Being James Bond
as John Thornton2020 The Call of the Wild
as himself2020 The Skywalker Legacy
as Rooster (voice)2019 The Secret Life of Pets 2
as Han Solo (uncredited)2019 Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker
as Rick Deckard (archive)2019 Cyberpunk Documentary PART 1
as Narrator (voice)2019 Armstrong
as Rick Deckard2017 Blade Runner 2049
as himself2017 Spielberg
as Narration (voice)2017 Toxic Puzzle
as Narrator (voice)2015 Living in the Age of Airplanes
as William Jones2015 The Age of Adaline
as Max Drummer2014 The Expendables 3
as Self (archive footage)2014 And the Oscar Goes To...
as Jock Goddard2013 Paranoia
as Colonel Hyrum Graff2013 Ender's Game
as himself2013 Milius
as Branch Rickey2013 42
as Woodrow Dolarhyde2011 Cowboys & Aliens
as himself2011 The Love We Make
as Mike Pomeroy2010 Morning Glory
as Dr. Robert Stonehill2010 Extraordinary Measures
as Self (uncredited)2009 Brüno
as Max Brogan2009 Crossing Over
as Narrator2008 Lord of the Ants
as himself2008 The Beaches of Agnès
as Self (archive footage)2008 Adventures in Post-Production
as Jack Stanfield2006 Firewall
as Jethro the Bus Driver2004 Water to Wine
as Han Solo (archive footage)2004 The Story of Star Wars
as Himself (archive footage)2003 Patriot Games: Up Close
as Sgt. Joe Gavilan2003 Hollywood Homicide
as Alexei Vostrikov2002 K-19: The Widowmaker
as Dr. Norman Spencer2000 What Lies Beneath
as Dutch Van Den Broeck1999 Random Hearts
as Quinn Harris1998 Six Days Seven Nights
as President James Marshall1997 Air Force One
as Sgt. Tom O'Meara1997 The Devil's Own
as Linus Larrabee1995 Sabrina
as Harrison Ford (uncredited)1994 Jimmy Hollywood
as himself1994 A Century of Cinema
as John P. "Jack" Ryan1994 Clear and Present Danger
as Richard Kimble1993 The Fugitive
as Indiana Jones (bookends)1993 The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Mystery of the Blues
as Jack Ryan1992 Patriot Games
as Self (archive footage) (uncredited)1992 Commercial Entertainment Product
as Henry Turner1991 Regarding Henry
as Rusty Sabich1990 Presumed Innocent
as Jack Trainer1988 Working Girl
as Dr. Richard Walker1988 Frantic
as Allie Fox1986 The Mosquito Coast
as Det. Capt. John Book1985 Witness
as Han Solo1983 Return of the Jedi
as Rick Deckard1982 Blade Runner
as Himself / Han Solo1982 Return of the Ewok
as Indiana Jones1981 Raiders of the Lost Ark
as Han Solo (archive footage)1980 SPFX: The Empire Strikes Back
as Han Solo1980 The Empire Strikes Back
as Tommy1979 The Frisco Kid
as Officer Bob Falfa (uncredited)1979 More American Graffiti
as David Halloran1979 Hanover Street
as Colonel Lucas1979 Apocalypse Now
as Han Solo (voice)1978 The Story of the Faithful Wookiee
as Barnsby1978 Force 10 from Navarone
as Paul Winjam1977 The Possessed
as Ken Boyd1977 Heroes
as Han Solo1977 Star Wars
as Mark Blackwood1976 Dynasty
as Martin Stett1974 The Conversation
as Bob Falfa1973 American Graffiti
as Carl1970 The Intruders
as Jake1970 Getting Straight
as Arrested Student (uncredited)1970 Zabriskie Point
as Willie Bill Bearden1968 Journey to Shiloh
as Irate Motorist (uncredited)1967 Luv
as Lt Shaffer1967 A Time for Killing
as Bellhop Pager (uncredited)1966 Dead Heat on a Merry-Go-Round

TV Shows/Series with Harrison Ford as Actor(36)

as Dr. Paul Rhodes2023 Shrinking
as Jacob Dutton2022 1923
as The Ocean2015 Nature Is Speaking
as himself2010 Conan
as himself2009 Live from Studio Five
as himself2007 The Graham Norton Show
as Self - Guest2007 The Graham Norton Show
as himself2003 Celebrities Uncensored
as himself1999 The Early Show
as Indiana Jones (50 years old)1999 The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones
as himself1999 Where Are They Now?
as himself1998 The Magic Hour
as himself1997 Leute heute
as himself1997 The View
as himself1996 The Daily Show
as Self - Guest1993 Late Night with Conan O'Brien
as Indiana Jones - age 501992 The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles
as Self - Guest1988 LIVE with Kelly and Mark
as himself1981 Wetten, dass..?
as Narrator1974 NOVA
1972 Kung Fu
as Roger Crane1969 Love, American Style
as Tom Stowe1967 Ironside
as Glen Reverson1965 The F.B.I.
as Everett Giles1965 The F.B.I.
as Cullen Tindall1962 The Virginian
as Young Rancher1962 The Virginian
as Print1955 Gunsmoke
as Hobey1955 Gunsmoke
as himself1952 Today

Movies with Harrison Ford as Crew(3)

Production/Executive Producer2010 Extraordinary Measures
Production/Executive Producer2002 K-19: The Widowmaker

Full Name: Harrison Ford
Born: Monday, 07/13 1942 (July) in Chicago, Illinois (United States of America (USA)) (current age: 81 years + 320 days)
Zodiac sign: Cancer (Chinese zodiac sign: Horse)
Languages: English (EN, native language)
Educated at: Ripon College, Maine East High School
Spouses (current/former): Calista Flockhart, Melissa Mathison, Mary Marquardt
Children: Ben Ford, Willard Ford
Siblings: Terence Ford
Father: Chris Ford
Mother: Dorothy Ford
Other names for Harrison Ford (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Гаррісон Форд"
"Харрисон Форд"
"هاريسون فورد"
"해리슨 포드"
"แฮร์ริสัน ฟอร์ด"
"Харисън Форд"
"Χάρισον Φορντ"
"ഹാരിസൺ ഫോർഡ്"
"Harrison J. Ford"
Harrison Ford frequently works together with these people:
George Lucas (61x, Crew)
John Williams (27x, Crew)
Steven Spielberg (26x, Crew)
Gregg Palmer (26x, Actor)
Victor French (24x, Actor)
Mark Hamill (21x, Actor)
Carrie Fisher (21x, Actress)
Anthony Daniels (21x, Actor)
Ben Burtt (21x, Crew)
Shug Fisher (21x, Actor)
Morgan Woodward (20x, Actor)
Frank Marshall (19x, Crew)

Other people with this name: Harrison Ford (US)

WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:209, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 05/27/2024