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Adrien Brody

Born Apr 14, 1973

Adrien Brody is an American actor and film producer. He received widespread recognition and acclaim after starring in Roman Polanski's The Pianist (2002), for which he became the youngest actor to win the Academy Award for Best Actor at age 29. Brody is also the only American actor to receive the French César Award.… Read More

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1973 Birth Born on April 14, 1973.


1998 25 Years Old Taking acting classes as a youth, by age thirteen, he appeared in an Off-Broadway play and a PBS television film. Brody hovered on the brink of stardom, receiving an Independent Spirit Award nomination for his role in the 1998 film Restaurant and later praise for his roles in Spike Lee's Summer of Sam and Terrence Malick's The Thin Red Line. … Read More


2003 30 Years Old Brody appeared on Saturday Night Live on May 10, 2003, his first TV work, but he was banned from the show after giving an improvised introduction while wearing faux dreadlocks for Jamaican reggae musical guest Sean Paul (the show's producer, Lorne Michaels, is notorious for hating unscripted performances). … Read More
2006 33 Years Old 1 More Event
On January 5, 2006, Brody confirmed speculation that he indeed was interested and very willing to play the role of The Joker in 2008's The Dark Knight. … Read More
2009 36 Years Old Brody starred with Mark Ruffalo as gentleman con men in Rian Johnson's The Brothers Bloom, released in May 2009.
2010 37 Years Old In 2010, he starred in Splice, a science fiction film written and directed by Vincenzo Natali. … Read More
2011 38 Years Old In 2011, Brody starred in a Stella Artois beer ad called "Crying BeansHeinz," that premiered right after half-time of the Super Bowl XLV as part of Stella's "She Is a Thing of Beauty” campaign.
2012 39 Years Old On January 16, 2012, Adrien made his runway debut as a model for Prada Men Fall/Winter 2012 show.
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