Thomas Haden Church

Thomas Haden Church
Thomas Haden Church at the 2009 Tribeca Film Festival.jpg
Church at the 2009 premiere of Don McKay
BornThomas Richard McMillen
(1960-06-17) June 17, 1960 (age 57)
Woodland, California, U.S.
OccupationActor, director, writer
Years active1989-present
Children2

Biography

Thomas Haden Cathedral (given birth to Thomas Richard McMillen; June 17, 1960) can be an American actor, movie director, and article writer. After co-starring in the 1990s sitcom Wings, Cathedral became known for his film assignments, including his Academy Award-nominated functionality in Sideways and his function as the Sandman in Spider-Man 3. He also produced his directorial debut with Rolling Kansas.

Early life

Church was created in Woodland, California, the boy of Maxine (née Sanders) (1939-1999) and Carlos "Carl" Richard McMillen (1936-2008), who have served for eight years in the Marines and found actions in the Korean Battle; after 1962, Carlos proved helpful being a surveyor for Yolo State, California. Church's parents divorced and his mom moved to Tx. She remarried in 1969, to widower George A. Quesada, a veteran of the Army Air Makes reconnaissance device which offered in Guam in Globe War II. Cathedral got his stepfather's surname for a while. He grew up in Tx: initial in Laredo, after that in Harlingen.He left senior high school in 1977 to function in the essential oil areas of Louisiana, but he returned to graduate from Harlingen SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL in 1979. He went to the College or university of North Tx while surviving in Dallas.

Career

Church were only available in the entertainment business being a radio character and doing voice-over function. He transformed his name to "Thomas Haden Cathedral", acquiring "Haden" and "Cathedral" from his ancestry. After showing up in an unbiased film, he transferred to California to pursue an performing career. He performed the component of slow-witted aeroplanes mechanic Lowell Mather for six periods (1990–1995) over the NBC sitcom Wings.He worked in tv for just two more periods with a business lead role in Ned & Stacey contrary Debra Messing. He has already established supporting assignments in films such as for example Tombstone, George from the Jungle, as well as the Specials. Cathedral often has villains or comic comfort in movies, most noticeable by transforms in Demon Knight and Within the Hedge. Cathedral bought a ranch in Tx in 1998. In past due 2000 he had taken a rest from movies. After having little roles in movies such as for example Monkeybone and 3000 Mls to Graceland, he produced his directorial debut with Rolling Kansas in 2003. He provides voiceover function in commercials, such as for example for Merrill Lynch and Icehouse beverage.In 2003, director Alexander Payne called him about the function of "Jack port", the selfish closest friend to Paul Giamatti's character, in Sideways. Through the audition, Cathedral stripped nude to learn the audition picture, later stating "If you ask me, it had been painfully obvious... I used to be reading the picture where Jack will come in nude and there needs to be in-born vulnerability in the picture." (He afterwards discovered that he was the just actor to remove down for the audition). Sideways gained acclaim for Cathedral. He gained an IFP Separate Spirit Prize and was nominated for the Academy Prize for Best Helping Actor.He has since appeared in movies such as for example Idiocracy, done voice-over focus on films such as for example Within the Hedge and starred in another of AMC's highest rated tv productions, Broken Path, with Robert Duvall, in 2006, that he won an Emmy. In 2007, he made an appearance as the villain Sandman in Sam Raimi's Spider-Man 3 starring Tobey Maguire and Kirsten Dunst.In 2005, he was invited to become listed on the Academy of FILM Arts and Sciences. On Sept 16, 2007, he gained an Emmy Prize for Outstanding Helping Actor within a Miniseries or Film for his function of Tom Harte on AMC's Broken Path. In Oct 2008, Church made an appearance as "Joe Six-Pack" within a video on funnyordie.com, challenging Joe the Plumber by taking in more beer. Cathedral starred in the FEARnet webseries, Zombie Roadkill, alongside David Dorfman.

Personal life

Cathedral lives on his 2,000-acre (810 ha) ranch in Kerrville, Tx. Church provides two kids from a previous romantic relationship with Mia Zottoli, but he was hardly ever wedded to her or other people despite a 2008 content in the LA situations incorrectly declaring he was wedded to his partner. Church's natural father passed away in 2008, and his stepfather in 2012.

Filmography

Film Year Name Role Records 1993 Tombstone Billy Clanton 1995 Demon Knight Roach 1997 1 Evening Stand Don 1997 George from the Jungle Lyle truck de Groot 1998 Susan's Program Drew Oslett Jr. 1998 Free of charge Cash Larry 1999 Goosed Steven Troy 1999 Serial Getting rid of 4 Dummys Vince Grimaldi Originally entitled Serial Getting rid of 101 2000 The Special deals The Strobe 2001 3000 Mls to Graceland Quigley 2001 Monkeybone Death's Helper Uncredited 2002 The Badge David Hardwick 2002 Lone Superstar Mind-set Killer 2003 Rolling Kansas Agent Madsen/Trooper Uncredited; also movie director and co-writer 2003 George from the Jungle 2 Lyle Truck de Groot Direct-to-video 2004 Spanglish Mike the Real estate agent 2004 Sideways Jack port Cole Boston Culture of Film Critics Prize for Best Ensemble Boston Culture of Film Critics Prize for Best Helping Professional Broadcast Film Critics Association Prize for Best Ensemble Broadcast Film Critics Association Prize for Best Helping Professional Chicago Film Critics Association Prize for Best Helping Actor Dallas-Fort Value Film Critics Association Prize for Best Helping Professional Florida Film Critics Group Award for Greatest Helping Actor Independent Heart Award for Greatest Helping Man Kansas Town Film Critics Group Award for Greatest Assisting Actor LA Film Critics Association Honor for Best Assisting Actor National Table of Review Honor for Best Assisting Actor National Culture of Film Critics Honor for Best Assisting Acting professional Online Film Critics Culture Award for Greatest Assisting Actor SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA Film Critics Group Award for Greatest Assisting Actor Satellite Honor for Best Assisting Actor – FILM Screen Stars Guild Honor for Outstanding Overall performance by a Solid in a FILM Nominated – Academy Honor for Best Assisting Acting professional Nominated – Golden World Award for Greatest Assisting Actor – FILM Nominated – Display Actors Guild Honor for Outstanding Overall performance by a Man Actor inside a Assisting Role 2006 On the Hedge Dwayne Tone of voice 2006 Idiocracy Brawndo CEO 2006 Charlotte's Internet Brooks the Crow Tone of voice 2007 Spider-Man 3 Flint Marko / Sandman Nominated – Teenager Choice Honor for Choice Film Rumble (with Tobey Maguire, Wayne Franco and Topher Elegance) Nominated – Scream Honor for Greatest Villain 2008 Wise People Chuck Wetherhold 2009 SUPPOSE Johnny Whitefeather 2009 Don McKay Don McKay 2009 ABOUT Steve Hartman Hughes 2009 Aliens in the Attic Tazer Tone of voice 2010 Easy A Mr. Jack port Griffith 2011 Another Content Day time Paul 2011 Killer Joe Ansel 2011 We Bought a Zoo Duncan Mee 2012 John Carter Tal Hajus Overall performance catch 2013 Lucky Them Charlie 2013 Whitewash Bruce 2014 Heaven Is perfect for Actual Jay Olson 2015 Maximum Ray 2015 Daddy's House Leo 2016 Cardboard Boxer Willie TBA The Peanut Butter Falcon Filming Tv Year Title Part Records 1989 Cheers Gordie Brownish Event: "Loss of life Takes A Vacation on Glaciers" 1990–95 Wings Lowell Mather 123 shows 1995–97 Ned & Stacey Ned Dorsey 35 shows 1998 Mr. Murder Drew Oslett Jr. Film 2004 Teenager Titans Killer Moth Event: "Time with Future" 2006 Broken Path Tom Harte Television miniseries Primetime Emmy Prize for Outstanding Helping Actor within a Miniseries or a Film Nominated – Golden World Award for Greatest Helping Professional – Series, Miniseries or Tv Film Nominated – Display screen Actors Guild Prize for Outstanding Functionality by a Man Actor within a Miniseries or Tv Film 2012 Regular Present Quillgin Tone of voice; Event: "Xmas Particular" 2016–present Divorce Robert Dufresne 10 episodes

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