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William Hurt
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Height
6' 2"
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Spouse
Mary Beth Hurt (1971 - 1981) (divorced)
'Heidi Henderson' (5 March 1989 - 1992) (divorced); 2 children
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Biography from Leonard Maltin's Movie Encyclopedia:

This handsome, cerebral, WASPy-looking actor has amassed an amazingly diverse gallery of performances, and is perhaps the most talented of the generation of actors that came to prominence during the 1980s. After studying theology in London and Boston (and acting at Juilliard), he performed in many stage productions and made his film debut as the intense, obsessed scientist in Altered States (1980). Movie audiences found him more accessible as the mildmannered janitor in the thriller Eyewitness (1981), which led to two star-making leading roles for writer-director Lawrence Kasdan: the manipulated Southern lawyer in Body Heat (also 1981) and the impotent drug dealer in The Big Chill (1983).

Hurt established himself as an actor unafraid to assume totally different personas from film to film, and cemented that reputation as an imprisoned homosexual in Kiss of the Spider Woman (1985), winning a Best Actor Oscar (as well as honors at the Cannes Film Festival) for his chores. He also snared Oscar nominations as a teacher of deaf students in Children of a Lesser God (1986, opposite Marlee Matlin) and as a not-so-bright TV anchorman in Broadcast News (1987). He has continued to choose surprising and challenging roles, among them a Russian police inspector in Gorky Park (1983), the melancholy travel-book author in The Accidental Tourist (1988, directed by Kasdan), a comic would-be assassin in Kasdan's I Love You to Death (1990), Mia Farrow's wealthy and aloof husband in Woody Allen's Alice (also 1990, a wonderfully knowing performance in essenti ally a cameo role), a wisecracking, irreverent medico who is humanized by his own illness in The Doctor (1991), and the world traveler working on a machine to benefit blind people in Until the End of the World (also 1991). Hurt frequently returns to the stage; other film credits in- clude The Plague (1992), Mr. Wonderful (1993), Trial by Jury (1994), and Smoke (1995).

William Hurt stared in:

Title Year Saw with/at: Own On? Rating
Broadcast News 1987 With Jessica *** 1/2
The Accidental Tourist 1988 With Jessica * 1/2
Alice 1990 Jessica (Last movie we saw together?) ** 1/2
I Love You to Death 1990 With Jessica **
The Doctor 1991 With Trish at Showcase Orange 1/2 *
Mr. Wonderful 1993 w/ Suzy on HBO ** 1/2
Michael 1996 With Kim in Westbrook DVD ***
Dark City 1998 DVD *** 1/2
Lost in Space 1998 On pay-per-view in CA hotel 1/2 *
A. I. Artifical Intelligence 2001 Showcase North haven **
Tuck Everlasting 2002 w/ Kendra & Suzy at Showcase Berlin DVD ***
Changing Lanes 2002 at Berlin Showcase ***
The Village 2004 Suzy on DVD ***
Syriana 2005 Suzy on DVD ** 1/2
Neverwas 2005 Kids on DVD ** 1/2
The Good Shephard 2006 Suzy & Kendra on DVD ***
The Incredible Hulk 2008 Digital **
Vantage Point 2008 Digital ***
Robin Hood 2010 Suzy Digital ** 1/2
Captain America: Civil War 2016 On airplane to AK *