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Peter Sarsgaard

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Peter Sarsgaard

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Category: Movies & TV

Born in 1971.

Countries: United States (61%), United Kingdom (11%), New York (8%)

Main connections: Garden State (film), Flightplan, Rob Epstein

Linked to: The New York Times, Bloomberg L.P., Fairfield College Preparatory School, Time Out




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Peter Sarsgaard was born in 1971 add something


Following his graduation from Fairfield Prep, he attended Bard College in New York for two years before transferring to Washington University in St. Louis in 1991, where he co-founded an improvisational comedy troupe "Mama's Pot Roast add something


In 1993, he graduated with a degree in history and moved to New York add something


The film is based on the real-life story of Brandon Teena, a transman who was raped and murdered in 1993 by Lotter and Tom Nissen after they found out he had female genitalia add something


He landed his first feature role in the movie "Dead Man Walking" in 1995 add something


In 1995, Sarsgaard made his theatrical debut in the Off-Broadway production of Horton Foote's "Laura Dennis", which was directed by James Houghton add something


He appeared in the 1998 independent films "Another Day in Paradise" and "Desert Blue" add something


He received his substantial role in the 1998 film "The Man in the Iron Mask", where he played Raoul, the ill-fated son of John Malkovich's dueling Musketeer, Athos add something


In 1999, Sarsgaard earned critical recognition in Kimberly Peirce's "Boys Don't Cry", where he was cast as John Lotter, a violent but charismatic ex-convict add something


Venice Film Festival - The film was screened at a special presentation at the 2000 Venice Film Festival add something


He landed his first leading role in the 2001 film "The Center of the World" add something


Sarsgaard has been in a relationship with actress Maggie Gyllenhaal, the sister of his close friend Jake Gyllenhaal, since 2002 add something


In October 2002, Sarsgaard returned to theater in a New York production of Lanford Wilson's "Burn This", where he replaced Edward Norton add something


Maggie Gyllenhaal - Gyllenhaal has been in a relationship with actor Peter Sarsgaard since 2002


Gulf War - The movie is based on U.S. Marine Anthony Swofford's 2003 Gulf War memoir of the same name add something


For his portrayal of Charles Lane in "Shattered Glass", Sarsgaard won the National Society of Film Critics award for Best Supporting Actor and was nominated for the 2004 Golden Globe award for Best Supporting Actor add something


In 2004, he starred in the comedy-drama "Garden State", where he played Mark, the sarcastic best friend to Zach Braff's character add something


Sarsgaard has appeared in an eclectic range of films, including the 2004 comedy-drama "Garden State", the biographical film "Kinsey" , the drama "The Dying Gaul" and big-budget films such as "Flightplan" , "Jarhead" , "Orphan" , "Knight and Day" , and the superhero film "Green Lantern" add something


Garden State (film) - "'Garden State"' is a 2004 comedy-drama film written and directed by Zach Braff and starring Natalie Portman, Peter Sarsgaard, Ian_Holm and Braff himself


Toronto International Film Festival - "Flightplan" was screened at a special presentation at the 30th annual Toronto International Film Festival in 2005 add something


Also in 2005, he had a supporting role in the suspense film "The Skeleton Key" add something


In 2005, Sarsgaard starred in the drama "The Dying Gaul", where he plays Robert Sandrich, a struggling screenwriter who has written a serious love story about a man and his terminally ill partner add something


Gena Rowlands - In 2005, she appeared opposite Kate Hudson, Peter Sarsgaard, and John Hurt in the gothic thriller "The Skeleton Key"


Flightplan - "'Flightplan"' is a 2005 mystery-thriller film directed by German film director Robert Schwentke and starring Jodie Foster, Peter Sarsgaard, Erika_Christensen, Kate Beahan, Greta Scacchi, and Sean Bean


Jarhead (film) - "'Jarhead"' is a 2005 biographical drama war film based on U.S. Marine Anthony Swofford's 2003 memoir of the same name, directed by Sam Mendes, starring Jake Gyllenhaal as Swofford with Jamie Foxx, Peter Sarsgaard and Chris Cooper


Sarsgaard hosted "Saturday Night Live" on January 21, 2006 add something


In April 2006, they announced their engagement, and on May 2, 2009, they married in a small ceremony in Brindisi add something


They have two daughters, Ramona, born October 3, 2006, and Gloria Ray, born April 19, 2012 add something


In 2007, he starred in supporting roles in "Year of the Dog" and "Rendition" add something


Viewed as a sex symbol, Sarsgaard was named one of's Sexiest Man Living in 2007 add something


Laura Dern - Mike White, known for writing "School of Rock" and "The Good Girl", hired Dern for his directorial debut in 2007, the comedy titled "Year of the Dog" and starring Molly Shannon, John C. Reilly and Peter Sarsgaard


Abigail Breslin - On October 27, 2007, Breslin made her stage debut in the play "Right You Are " in New York City at the Guggenheim Museum starring in an ensemble cast alongside Cate Blanchett, Dianne Wiest, Natalie Portman and Peter Sarsgaard


In 2008, Sarsgaard made his Broadway debut at the Royal Court Theatre of Anton Chekhov's adaptation "The Seagull" alongside Kristin Scott Thomas, Mackenzie Crook and Carey Mulligan add something


In September 2008, he made his Broadway debut as Boris Alexeyevich Trigorin in "The Seagull" add something


Michael Chabon - The film, which stars Sienna Miller and Peter Sarsgaard, was released in April 2008


In 2009, Sarsgaard starred alongside Jon Foster and Sienna Miller in the drama "The Mysteries of Pittsburgh" add something


Sarsgaard played Mikhail Lvovich Astrov, a country doctor and philosopher, in the Classic Stage Company's 2009 off-Broadway production of Anton Chekhov's "Uncle Vanya" in New York City add something


Sarsgaard appeared in the off-Broadway production of "Uncle Vanya" in January 2009 add something


Jaume Collet-Serra - He reunited with producer Silver for the third film of his career, "Orphan", an 2009 American psychological thriller starring Vera Farmiga, Peter Sarsgaard, and Isabelle Fuhrman


Nick Hornby - In 2009, Hornby adapted an autobiographical memoir by the journalist Lynn Barber for the screen as "An Education", a feature film starring Peter Sarsgaard and Carey Mulligan


In February 2010, it was announced that Sarsgaard had been cast as villain Hector Hammond in the superhero film "Green Lantern" add something


In May 2010, it was reported that Sarsgaard will star in Chekhov's play "Three Sisters" add something


Sarsgaard played a federal agent in the action comedy film "Knight and Day", released in June 2010, in which he appeared alongside Tom Cruise and Cameron Diaz add something


The production is scheduled to begin in 2011, and Sarsgaard will reunited with "Uncle Vanya" director Austin Pendleton add something


Linda Lovelace - The second, titled "Lovelace", is filming as of January 2012, with Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman directing, Amanda Seyfried as Lovelace, and Peter Sarsgaard as Chuck Traynor


Dakota Fanning - In August 2012, she signed on to play the lead role of a wealthy financial eco-terrorist, Dena Brauer, who finances a plan, in a thriller film "Night Moves" opposite actors Jesse Eisenberg and Peter Sarsgaard


In June 2013, Sarsgaard and numerous other celebrities appeared in a video showing support for Bradley Manning add something


Night Moves (2013 film) - "'Night Moves"' is a 2013 American drama film directed by Kelly Reichardt and written by Reichardt and Jonathan Raymond, starring Jesse Eisenberg, Dakota Fanning, Peter Sarsgaard, Alia Shawkat, and James LeGros


Linda Lovelace - The second, titled "Lovelace", is set for theatrical release on August 9, 2013, with Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman directing, Amanda Seyfried as Lovelace, and Peter Sarsgaard as Chuck Traynor


Winona Ryder - In 2015, she starred alongside Peter Sarsgaard in the biographical drama film "Experimenter", playing the wife of Stanley Milgram


William Lombardy - On September 16, 2015 the American biographical film "Pawn Sacrifice" was released, starring Tobey Maguire as Bobby Fischer, Liev Schreiber as Boris Spassky, Lily Rabe as Joan Fischer, and Peter Sarsgaard as Lombardy


Robert F. Kennedy - He is played by Peter Sarsgaard in the 2016 film about Jacqueline Kennedy, "Jackie"


The Magnificent Seven - A remake of the film was released on September 23, 2016, with Antoine Fuqua directing and Denzel Washington, Chris Pratt, Ethan Hawke, Vincent D'Onofrio, Lee Byung-hun, Manuel Garcia-Rulfo, Martin Sensmeier, Haley Bennett, Luke Grimes, Matt Bomer, and Peter Sarsgaard starring