Knowledge Identifier: +David_Strathairn
Category: Movies & TV
Born in 1949.
Countries: United States (68%), United Kingdom (13%), (5%)
Linked to: Classic Stage Company, Roundabout Theatre Company, Syfy, Redwood High School
The movie explored Murrow's clash with Senator Joseph McCarthy over McCarthy's Communist "witch-hunt" in the 1950s
Peter Link - Link has written the film scores for several Movies of the Week for television, "Nightmare" with Richard Crenna and Patty Duke, "The Great Niagara" with Richard Boone and "Enormous Changes At The Last Minute", a feature film for ABC, released theatrically in 1982, starring Kevin Bacon, David Strathairn, and Ellen Barkin
Other notable film roles include his portrayals of the title character in "Harrison's Flowers" ; the wisecracking blind techie in "Sneakers" ; general manager Ira Lowenstein in "A League of Their Own"; Joe St. George in "Dolores Claiborne" ; Pierce Patchett, a millionaire involved in the seedy side of 1950's Los Angeles in "L.A. Confidential" ; Theseus, Duke of Athens, in the 1999 version of "A Midsummer Night's Dream"; and baseball player Eddie Cicotte in "Eight Men Out"
L.A. Confidential (film) - In addition to the features from the original DVD, included are four new featurettes, the 2003 pilot of the proposed TV series starring Kiefer Sutherland, and film commentary by critic/historian Andrew Sarris, James Ellroy, Russell Crowe, Kevin Spacey, Guy Pearce, James Cromwell, Ruth Myers, David Strathairn, Kim_Basinger, Brian Helgeland, Jeannine Oppewall, Dante Spinotti, and Danny DeVito
In 2006 he did a campaign ad for congressional candidate Kirsten Gillibrand
Andrew Walker (actor) - In 2006 he starred opposite Academy *award nominee, David Strathairn, playing a Neo-Nazi skinhead in the film "Steel Toes"
He played a prominent role as Dr. Lee Rosen on the Syfy series "Alphas" from 2011 to 2012 and played Secretary of State William Henry Seward in Steven Spielberg's "Lincoln"
William H. Seward - He was played by David Strathairn in the 2012 Steven Spielberg film "Lincoln"
The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel - It is the sequel to the 2012 sleeper hit film "The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel" and features an ensemble cast consisting of stars Judi Dench, Maggie Smith, Bill Nighy, Celia Imrie, Penelope Wilton, Ronald Pickup, Diana Hardcastle, Tamsin Greig, Tena Desae, Dev Patel, Lillete Dubey, David Strathairn and Richard Gere
In 2015 Strathairn appeared in Anton Chekov's The Cherry Orchard with Mary McDonnell at People's Light theater in Malvern, Pennsylvania. http://www
Ralph Waldo Emerson - In the 2015 documentary film "The Gettysburg Address", Emerson is portrayed by actor David Strathairn