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|Бен Фостер / Ben Foster|
29 Октября 1980
Место рождения: Бостон, Массачусетс, США
Ben Foster, born October 29th, 1980, in Boston, Massachusetts, was swiftly moved by his parents to be raised in Fairfield, Iowa - a town that had four community theaters. His passion for acting was discovered early on, and after starring in the title role in "You're A Good Man, Charlie Brown," put on by one of the community theaters, he wrote, directed, and starred in his own play at the age of 12, a play that won second place in an international competition.
After attending Interlochen Theater Arts Summer Program at age 14 in Interlochen, Michigan, it was only a matter of time before Ben dropped out of high school at the age of 16 and moved to Los Angeles, California, where he was almost immediately snapped up for the Disney show "Flash Forward" (1996), in which two friends narrate the highs and lows of high school.
His film debut was a small role in the little-seen Kounterfeit (1996), after which he was solicited for several made-for-TV movies and appearances on television show...
[Discussing his role in Hostage (2005/I)] In the novel, my character was written as a 400-pound, 30-year-old massive force. Since I am not that, I had to find a different direction. I based my character on a serial who saw his parents die and now has a fetish for little girls and watching people die.
[On preparing for his character in Liberty Heights (1999)] The big goal for me was just to get the mental state of mind, this kind of pure innocence. My generation is pretty jaded, pretty cynical. Everything happens really fast. Too much, too fast. So I got all the Life and Look magazines from '54 to '55, stuff that would be at the family's house, on the coffee table. I listened to all the Columbia years of Sinatra, stuff that would probably be on the radio. I talked to my grandmother and looked through her photo album. I talked to my dad.
[On director Nick Cassavetes] Nick is magic. He doesn't tell you what he wants, he allows. And as long as you're taking chances a...
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2012 Контрабанда / Contraband (перед производством)
2012 Желтый / Yellow (снимается)
2011 Бастион / Rampart (снимается)
2011 Механик / The Mechanic (закончен)
2011 Здесь / Here (закончен)
2009 Пандорум / Pandorum
2009 Посланник / The Messenger
2008 Птицы Америки / Birds of America
2007 30 дней ночи / 30 Days of Night
2007 Меня зовут Эрл / "My Name Is Earl" (2 серии)
2007 Поезд на Юму / 3:10 to Yuma
2006 Люди Икс: Последняя битва / X-Men: The Last Stand
2006 Альфа Дог / Alpha Dog
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Награды и номинации:
Daytime Emmy Awards
2003 Won Daytime Emmy Outstanding Performer in a Children's Special
for: Bang Bang You're Dead (2002) (TV)
Screen Actors Guild Awards
2004 Won Actor Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
for: "Six Feet Under" (2001)
Young Hollywood Awards
2006 Won Young Hollywood Award Breakthrough Performance - Male
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