Il commence sa carrière au théâtre à la fin des années 1970, puis se lance dans le cinéma dans Au-delà du réel de Ken Russell en 1980[2].

"[20], Hurt has four children: one with Jennings, two with Heidi Henderson, and one with French actress, film director and screenwriter Sandrine Bonnaire. He studied at the Juilliard School and began acting on stage in the 1970s. ", Comprehensive career-overview interview with William Hurt, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=William_Hurt&oldid=984675104, Cannes Film Festival Award for Best Actor winners, Short description is different from Wikidata, Internet Off-Broadway Database person ID same as Wikidata, Wikipedia articles with SNAC-ID identifiers, Wikipedia articles with SUDOC identifiers, Wikipedia articles with WORLDCATID identifiers, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 21 October 2020, at 12:43. William McChord Hurt was born in Washington, D.C., to Claire Isabel (McGill) and Alfred McChord Hurt, who worked at the State Department. Il collabore deux autres fois avec Lawrence Kasdan, pour qui il tourne Les Copains d'abord (1983) et Voyageur malgré lui (1988). Né en 1950, William Hurt grandit à Londres où il étudie la théologie. His performance with Richard Crenna, Ted Danson and newcomer Kathleen Turner in Lawrence Kasdan's neo-noir classic Body Heat elevated Hurt to stardom, and he later also co-starred in The Big Chill (1983). In 1979, Hurt played Hamlet under the direction of Marshall W. Mason opposite Lindsay Crouse and Beatrice Straight. Often cast as an intellectual, Hurt has starred as such in films such as Lost in Space, but has also been effective in other kinds of role, as in I Love You to Death and David Cronenberg's psychological drama A History of Violence (2005), where in less than 10 minutes of screen time he plays the creepy mob boss, Richie Cusack. ", "William Hurt to Marlee Matlin: "I Apologize for Any Pain I Caused". Hurt's 2009 Sundance film The Yellow Handkerchief was released in theaters on February 26, 2010, by Samuel Goldwyn Films. William Hurt est un Acteur américain. Après avoir joué sur plusieurs scènes de théâtres new-yorkais, il se tourne vers le 7e art en jouant dans Au-delà du réel de Ken Russel. In 1985 Hurt garnered critical acclaim and multiple acting awards, including an Academy Award and a BAFTA Award for Best Actor, for Kiss of the Spider Woman. Découvrez sa biographie, le détail de ses 40 ans de carrière et toute son actualité Côté vie privée, il a quatre enfants nés de différentes unions; Alexander né en 1983 avec Sandra Jennings, Samuel (1989) et William Jr (1991) avec Heidi Henderson, et Jeanne née en 1994 avec Sandrine Bonnaire. Il passe ensuite au drame avec Les Enfants du silence (1986)[11]. He also starred as Captain Ahab in the 2011 television adaptation of Herman Melville's novel Moby-Dick. Son talent est récompensé en 1985 par l'Oscar du meilleur acteur. Hurt also starred in Tuck Everlasting as Angus Tuck. Hurt received his first Tony Award nomination in 1985 for the Broadway production of Hurlyburly. Déjà père de trois fils, il a une fille, Jeanne, avec l'actrice française Sandrine Bonnaire en 1994[18]. In 1981 he played a leading role, as a lawyer who succumbs to the temptations of Kathleen Turner, in the neo-noir Body Heat. Il alterne entre cinéma commercial (L'Incroyable Hulk (2008) de Louis Leterrier)[30],[31] et petites œuvres dramatiques : Au plus près du paradis (2002) de Tonie Marshall[32], aux côtés de Catherine Deneuve, Le Village (2004)[33],[34] et The King (2005)[35],[36]. Hurt made his film debut in 1980 as a troubled scientist in Ken Russell's science-fiction feature Altered States, for which he received a Golden Globe nomination for New Star of the Year. Il poursuit avec Smoke de Wayne Wang en 1994[19],[20], Jane Eyre de Franco Zeffirelli[21],[22] et Un divan à New York de Chantal Akerman en 1996[23].

À la fin des années 1990, il se lance dans la science-fiction avec Dark City (1998) d'Alex Proyas[24],[25], Perdus dans l'espace (1998) de Stephen Hopkins[26],[27] et A.I. (2009), Golden Globe Award for New Star of the Year – Actor, BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role, David di Donatello Award for Best Foreign Actor, London Film Critics Circle Award for Actor of the Year, Los Angeles Film Critics Association Award for Best Actor, National Board of Review Award for Best Actor, Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Drama, National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Actor, New York Film Critics Circle Award for Best Actor, Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy, Golden Horse Award for Best Foreign Actor, Chicago Film Critics Association Award for Best Actor, Genie Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role, Austin Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actor, Los Angeles Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actor, New York Film Critics Circle Award for Best Supporting Actor, Online Film Critics Society Award for Best Supporting Actor, Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture, Lee Marvin: A Personal Portrait by John Boorman, Satellite Award for Best Actor – Miniseries or Television Film, Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor – Series, Miniseries or Television Film, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor – Drama Series, Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Miniseries or Television Film, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie, Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actor – Series, Miniseries or Television Film, "FindACase™ - SANDRA JENNINGS v. WILLIAM MCCHORD HURT (02/14/91)", "New Black Widow Set Photos Confirm William Hurt on Set", https://oregonencyclopedia.org/articles/luce_claire_mcgill_1923-1971/#.X0TgaNxvZhY, "William Hurt – Profile, Latest News and Related Articles", https://www.nytimes.com/1971/06/24/archives/mrs-henry-lute-3d-nvestrnent-analyst-is-deadl-wife-of-time-pnbliher.html, "William Hurt: In Every Role, A New Life To Inhabit", "William Hurt returns to Portland for 'Vanya, "William Hurt Joins Incredible Hulk Cast as General Thunderbolt Ross", "Marvel Studios Begins Production on Marvel's 'Captain America: Civil War, "AFM '09: See Carey Elwes in 'Shadows' Promo Trailer", "Bill Pullman replaces William Hurt in "The Coldest Game, "Marlee Matlin: Baby sitter's abuse led to life of drugs, violence.