Christopher Plummer
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Terrence Malick
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Michael Madsen
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David Thewlis
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Irene Bedard
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Adam Beach
(Movies & TV)

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Wes Studi

Knowledge Identifier: +Wes_Studi


Wes Studi

American actor of Cherokee ancestry, who has earned notability for his portrayal of Native Americans in film add

Category: Movies & TV

Born in 1947.

Countries: United States (40%), Canada (20%), United Kingdom (13%)

Education: undef.

Main connections: The New World (2005 film), Christopher Plummer, Terrence Malick

Linked to: Chicago Tribune, Chilocco Indian Agricultural School, National Museum of the American Indian, Tulsa Community College




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Wes Studi was born in 1947 add something


In 1967, he was drafted into the Army and served 18 months in Vietnam add something


After his discharge, Studi became politically active and participated in the Wounded Knee Incident at Pine Ridge Reservation in 1973 add something


He appeared in his first film, "The Trial of Standing Bear"', in 1988 add something


He and his wife have three children, and in the 1990s moved to a ranch near Santa Fe, New Mexico , New Mexico add something


He showed a talent for comedy as the superhero Sphynx in the 1999 film "Mystery Men" add something


In 2005, Studi portrayed a character based on the Powhatan chief Opechancanough in "The New World", directed by Terrence Malick add something


It was nominated for the 2005 Academy awards add something


The New World (2005 film) - The cast includes Colin Farrell, Q'orianka Kilcher, Christopher Plummer, Christian Bale, August 2005 Schellenberg, Wes Studi, David_Thewlis, and Yorick van Wageningen


Taboo (rapper) - He appeared in the 2007 independent film "Cosmic Radio", which stars Michael Madsen, Wes Studi, Irene_Bedard, Daryl Hanna, Ricardo Chavira, and other well-known actors


At the opposite pole of historic drama, in 2009, Studi appeared in James Cameron's science fiction epic, "Avatar add something


On April 20, 2009 Studi appeared as Major Ridge, a leader of the Cherokee before removal to Indian Territory, in "Trail of Tears", the third episode of five in the PBS series "We Shall Remain," portraying critical episodes in Native American history after European encounter add something


On July 26, 2013, Studi was arrested in Santa Fe, New Mexico, New Mexico for driving under the influence of alcohol after refusing a field sobriety test add something


In 2017, he took a lead role in the western film, "Hostiles", starring Christian Bale and Rosamund Pike add something


Adam Beach - In 2018 he played Black Hawk in "Hostiles", starring Christian Bale and Wes Studi


In 2019, he will receive an Academy Honorary award, becoming the first Native American actor to receive an Oscar add something