(Early 1990s) TV commercial (PSA): Take Pride in America (anti-littering campaign)
13 Biographical Movies |
32 Print Biographies |
26 Interviews |
65 Articles |
20 Pictorials |
52 Magazine Cover Photos |
6' 4" (1.93 m)
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In those days, they'd make interview tests, not acting tests. They'd sit you in front of the camera and talk--just as we're talking now. I thought I was an absolute clod. It looked pretty good; it was photographed well, but I thought, "If that's acting, I'm in trouble". But they signed me up as a contract player--which was a little lower than working in the mailroom.
A slow bloomer in almost every regard, Clint was going on 19 when he left high school (in an era where some students graduated at 16), got his first big film role at age 34, waited until he turned 38 to start a family (not including illegitimate unmentionables), made his directorial debut at 41, and received his first Oscar nomination when he was nearly 63.
Often plays characters who are consumed by regrets over past mistakes and are given one chance to redeem themselves