Adrien Brody Biography

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Quick Facts

Actor, Producer
14 April 1973 AD
43 Years
Aries    Aries Men

Woodhaven, Queens, New York, United States
Sylvia Plachy
Elliot Brody
Elsa Pataky (2006–2009)
145 Joseph Pulitzer middle school
New York’s Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts
Stony Brook University
Queens College
$10 million
2001 – VFAA Award for Best Actor
2002 – Academy Award for Best Actor
2002 – César Award for Best Actor

Adrien Brody, “The Pianist” and “The Thin Red Line his acting ability through some unforgettable roles in such films have managed to prove. Adrien full justice to them both strong script through his fine performances, and both audiences and critics were able to sweep off their feet. Nearly three decades into his career, Brody has acted in nearly 40 films, and was nominated for a dozen awards for different roles. consider this to be in the same league. About his entry into the field of acting, Adrien says the youngest, to get rid of the bad company of their parents towards the performing arts had changed him. In addition to acting, hip hop music is Brody really love some.

Childhood & Early Life
  • Adrien Brody was born on April 14, 1973 to parents Elliot Brody and Sylvia Plachy at New York. While father Eliot worked as a history professor and painter, Adrien’s mother was a photojournalist. Though Adrien was half-Jewish and half-Catholic by birth, he wasn’t closely connected to either religion.

  • As a child Adrien used to accompany his mother on various assignments for the weekly newspaper ‘Village Voice’ where she worked. He feels that this exposure makes him comfortable in front of the camera.

  • Adrien first joined the ‘I.S 145 Joseph Pulitzer Middle School’ and later moved to the ‘Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School For Performing Arts’ where he pursued acting classes.

  • Adrien pursued his higher studies from the ‘Stony Brook University’, except for one semester where he went to Queen’s College in New York.
  • At the age of thirteen, Adrien appeared in a play which was shown at the ‘Off-Broadway’ theatre in New York. Soon later he was also seen in a film which was aired on ‘PBS Television’.

  • Adrien’s first feature film appearance was in the 1989 film ‘New York Stories’. Though his role was of less significance, Adrien was lucky to get an opportunity to work on this movie directed by the legendary filmmakers Martin Scorsese, Francis Ford Coppola, and Woody Allen.

  • In the early 1990s Adrien was see in supporting roles in various movies such as ‘The Boy Who Cried Bitch’, ‘King of The Hill’, ‘Natural Born Killers’, and ‘Jailbreakers’.

  • The project which brought Adrien into the limelight was the 1998 war movie ‘The Thin Red Line’. This movie, which was based on an episode which took place during the World War II, saw Adrien essay the role of Colonel Jeffrey Fife, a character of great importance. The movie went on to win many academy awards and won Adrien accolades for his acting.

  • In 1999, Adrien was seen in the movie ‘Summer of Sam’ which was directed by the famous Hollywood director Spike Lee. Though the movie received mixed reviews by critics and audiences, Adrien’s work was appreciated.

  • He then appeared in films such as ‘Bread and Roses’, ‘Oxygen’, ‘Harrison’s Flowers’, and ‘The Affair of The Necklace’. However, he’s remembered till date for his role in the 2002 movie ‘The Pianist’. The movie won more than a dozen awards and earned Adrien many accolades including an Oscar.

  • Adrien was later signed by noted Hollywood director M. Night Shyamalan, known for famous thrillers such as ‘The Sixth Sense’, for the latter’s 2004 psychological thriller film ‘The Village’. Brody played the character ‘Noah Percy’ which was of great significance. The movie went on to become a top grosser at the box office, and was nominated for many awards.

  • The Very next year Adrien was seen in the high-budget magnum-opus ‘King Kong’, which was a remake of a 1933 movie of the same name. Brody’s character ‘Jack Driscoll’ is the love interest of famous actress Naomi Watts, who played the lead role. ‘King Kong’ went on to become one of the highest grossers of 2005, and earned a little more than $500 Million at the box office.

  • Adrien shared screen space with noted Hollywood actor Owen Wilson in the 2007 comedy drama film ‘The Darjeeling Limited’. Yet again, Adrien succeeded in winning the hearts of the audiences and critics alike through his portrayal of Peter Whitman.

  • In the later years of the 2000s, Adrien starred in various films such as ‘High School’, ‘The Experiment’, ‘Splice’, and ‘Predators’.

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