Garrett Hedlund

Actor Garrett Hedlund

Garrett John Hedlund is an American actor known for his roles in the films Friday Night Lights, Four Brothers, Eragon, Country Strong, for his role as Patroclus in the movie Troy, as Sam Flynn in Tron: Legacy and as Dean Moriarty in the film On the Road.
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Golden Globes 2018: Complete list of nominees
LATimes - 3 months
The nominations for the 2018 Golden Globes were announced this morning in Los Angeles, with Alfre Woodard, Garrett Hedlund, Kristen Bell and Sharon Stone sharing the announcement duties. The Golden Globe Awards are scheduled to air live on NBC from the Beverly Hilton Hotel on Sunday, Jan. 7 at...
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Kirsten Dunst And Jesse Plemons Are Reportedly Engaged
Huffington Post - about 1 year
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'Mojave' finds Garrett Hedlund and Oscar Isaac in a mix of thriller, western and noir
LATimes - about 2 years
Prickly, suspenseful, even coolly humorous, "Mojave" finds noirish fun in the existential woes of a successful artist and old-fashioned movie pleasure in the parry and thrust of sharp dialogue. Garrett Hedlund stars as Tom, a sleepy-eyed, brooding moviemaker — famous since he was 19, now divorced...
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In This 'Mojave' Clip, Oscar Isaac Is Not Your Charming, Groovy Internet Crush
Huffington Post - about 2 years
Oscar Isaac has played heroes like Poe Dameron, misanthropic artists like Llewyn Davis and menacing innovators like Nathan Bateman. The Internet loves him all the same. But in "Mojave," which premiered at last year's Tribeca Film Festival and opens in limited release on Friday, he is an all-out homicidal weirdo. The Huffington Post has an exclusive clip from the movie, which was written and directed by "The Departed" and "Kingdom of Heaven" scribe William Monahan.  "Mojave" revolves around Thomas (Garrett Hedlund), a suicidal artist who encounters his unfriendly doppelgänger (Isaac) in the desert, after which said doppelgänger attempts to dismantle Thomas' life. The clip finds the men in a gun-wielding standoff at Thomas' lush Los Angeles home. (function(){var src_url="
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Film Trailer: 'Mojave'
Wall Street Journal - about 2 years
Watch a film trailer for "Mojave," starring Oscar Isaac, Garrett Hedlund and Walton Goggins. Photo: A24 Films
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'Pan' Fails To Take Flight At The Box Office
Huffington Post - over 2 years
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Olivia Wilde, Garrett Hedlund in 'Tron 3'
CNN - almost 3 years
Olivia Wilde, Garrett Hedlund return for "Tron 3."
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'Unbroken' Olympics Trailer Doesn't Give Up, Give In
Huffington Post - about 4 years
Universal debuted a three-minute trailer Angelina Jolie's "Unbroken" during the Winter Olympics on Sunday evening. The drama focuses on Olympian Louis Zamperini, who survived for 47 days at sea following a plane crash during World War II, before being recused and captured by the Japanese Navy and sent to a prisoner-of-war camp. Jolie directed the film from a script by Joel and Ethan Coen, Richard LaGravenese and William Nicholson. "Unbroken" is based on the best-selling book by Laura Hillenbrand. Newcomer Jack O'Connell stars as Zamperini, with Domhnall Gleeson, Garrett Hedlund, Jai Courtney, Luke Treadaway, John Magaro and John D'Leo lending help in the supporting cast. "Unbroken" is set for release on Christmas Day. Watch the teaser below.
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Hugh Jackman Talks 'Pan,' Opens Up About Life As An Actor
Huffington Post - about 4 years
It's official: Hugh Jackman has joined the cast of Warner Bros. "Pan." The Aussie actor confirmed the casting news to The Huffington Post while lighting the Empire State Building in green and gold for Australia Day on Friday (Jan. 24) in New York City, alongside his wife Deborra-Lee Furness. "I'm very excited," Jackman said, smiling from ear-to-ear. "I love it. I love the director Joe Wright, I love working with Warner Bros. and I think this is just really exciting. It's a very cool project. And it's wonderful for my kids!" he added. Variety was first to report that the Golden Globe-winning actor was set to star as Blackbeard in the flick based on the original tale of "Peter Pan." Garrett Hedlund is in talks to take on the role of Captain Hook. As for his career, Jackman, 45, says he enjoys living in New York City because it offers him plenty of "opportunities." "Australia is our home. We've been there, but New York has been our base for awhile. We love living here, the op...
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Garrett Hedlund Offered Captain Hook Role in 'Pan' (Matthew Belloni/Hollywood Reporter) - about 4 years
Matthew Belloni / Hollywood Reporter: Garrett Hedlund Offered Captain Hook Role in ‘Pan’  —  Joe Wright is directing Warner Bros.' Peter Pan origin story.  —  Garrett Hedlund  —  Garrett Hedlund has been offered the role of Captain Hook in Pan, Warner Bros.' gritty Peter Pan origin story slated for summer 2015, THR has confirmed.
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'Inside Llewyn Davis' Review: The First Word On The Coens' New Film
Huffington Post - about 4 years
In an alley behind a cafe in New York's Greenwich Village, an unidentified stranger knocks singer Llewyn Davis to his knees. Within the first 10 minutes of the Coen brothers' latest dark comedy, the filmmakers acquaint us with the curiously obscure, as violent fits are not usually associated with folk music. The genesis of this animosity is left unanswered until the final moments of the film, leaving the lingering off-kilter question: Why would anyone beat up a folk singer? Thus, we have the perfect onset for this bleak and witty tale of a striving musician. Here the Coen brothers pluck at the beatnik scene of the late 1950s and early 1960s. Helmed by long-time Coen collaborator T Bone Burnett, the tunes in this film — which are performed live — bare morbid undertones that correspond with the foremost concepts of the story: poverty, abortion, disappointment and death. As the film opens, we are introduced to our guitar-strumming lead, Llewyn Davis, who is onstage in a smoke-filled d...
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Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Garrett Hedlund
  • 2012
    Age 27
    Disney stated in December 2012 that Hedlund would reprise his role of Sam Flynn in the sequel to Tron: Legacy.
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    Hedlund was cast as Kaneda Shotaro in the live-action version of Akira, but production of the film was cancelled. He also co-starred as Dean Moriarty in the 2012 adventure drama On the Road with Kristen Stewart, Amy Adams, Steve Buscemi, Terrence Howard, Kirsten Dunst and Viggo Mortensen.
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  • 2010
    Age 25
    Hedlund also co-starred with Gwyneth Paltrow, Leighton Meester and his Friday Night Lights co-star, country musician Tim McGraw in the musical drama Country Strong, which was released on December 22, 2010.
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    In 2010, he co-starred with Jeff Bridges in the science fiction/action film Tron: Legacy, a sequel to the 1982 film Tron.
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  • 2007
    Age 22
    He co-starred with Mark Wahlberg in the crime drama Four Brothers as Jack Mercer. He co-starred in the fantasy-adventure film Eragon as Murtagh. In 2007, he co-starred in the comedy-drama Georgia Rule with Lindsay Lohan, Jane Fonda and Felicity Huffman, directed by Garry Marshall. The film was released May 11, 2007, was panned by critics and failed to surpass box office expectations, only making a lifetime gross of $41 million.
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  • 2004
    Age 19
    He also co-starred as Don Billingsley in the 2004 sports drama Friday Night Lights with Billy Bob Thornton, Connie Britton and Tim McGraw, in which McGraw played his abusive father.
  • 2003
    Age 18
    In 2003, at the age of eighteen, Hedlund moved to Los Angeles to pursue his acting career.
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  • 1984
    Born on September 3, 1984.
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