Person Details

Birthday: 1968-03-12 22:13:10

Aliases: No known aliases

Gender: Male

Place of birth: Cupertino, California, USA

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Movie Involvements: 36

TV Involvements: 0


Most Famous Work

Biography

Aaron Edward Eckhart is an American film and stage actor. Born in California, he moved to England at 13 when his father relocated the family. Several years later, he began his acting career performing in school plays. In 1994, he graduated from Brigham Young University with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in film. For much of the mid-1990s, he lived in New York City as a struggling, unemployed actor. In 2000, Eckhart gained wide recognition as George in Steven Soderbergh's critically acclaimed film Erin Brockovich. In 2006, he received a Golden Globe nomination for Best Actor for his portrayal of Nick Naylor in Thank You for Smoking. In 2008, he starred in the big-budget studio film The Dark Knight as District Attorney Harvey Dent and the villain he becomes, Two-Face. Eckhart was born in Cupertino, California, and is the youngest of three sons born to Mary Eckhart, a poet and children's author, and James C. Eckhart "Jim Senior", a computer executive. His brothers are James Lawrence Eckhart (born 1963) and Adam Eckhart (born 1966). Eckhart was raised as a Mormon in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Eckhart was engaged to actress Emily Cline, whom he met during filming of In the Company of Men, but separated from her in 1998. From 2006 to 2007, he was in a relationship with SheDaisy's Kristyn Osborn. In 2007, he dated Ashley Wicks, though the two have ended their relationship. He has been reluctant in speaking about his relationships in interviews. In 2009, Eckhart dated actress Molly Sims.

Most Famous Work

Midway
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7

Midway

(2019) Lieutenant Colonel Jimmy Doolittle
The Dark Knight
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8

The Dark Knight

(2008) Harvey Dent / Two-Face
Olympus Has Fallen
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6

Olympus Has Fallen

(2013) President Benjamin Asher
London Has Fallen
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6

London Has Fallen

(2016) President Benjamin Asher
Sully
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7

Sully

(2016) Jeff Skiles
I, Frankenstein
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5

I, Frankenstein

(2014) Adam
Erin Brockovich
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7

Erin Brockovich

(2000) George
Battle: Los Angeles
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6

Battle: Los Angeles

(2011) Michael Nantz

Acting

Year Character Movie/Tv
2019 Penny
Lieutenant Colonel Jimmy Doolittle
2018 N/A
2016 Dr. Seth Ember
Kevin Rooney
Jeff Skiles
Himself
President Benjamin Asher
2015 Darrell Royal
2014 Himself (archive footage)
Adam
2013 President Benjamin Asher
2012 Ben Logan
2011 Sanderson
Michael Nantz
2010 Howie Corbett
2009 Burke
2008 Mr. Vuoso
Harvey Dent / Two-Face
2007 Bill
Nick
Road Work (voice)
The Cop
2006 Himself
Lee Blanchard
Truck Stop Patron
Man
2005 Zach Riley
Nick Naylor
2004 Thomas Mackelway
2003 Rethrick
Brake Baldwin
Dr. Josh Keyes
N/A
2002 Roland Mitchell
2001 Stan Krolak
2000 Del Sizemore
George
1999 Nick Crozier
Buck McKay
1998 Nick
Barry
1997 N/A
Himself
N/A
Chad
N/A
1996 N/A
N/A
1993 Frank
Ken Reynolds
1992 Dwayne
N/A
1983 N/A
Arthur Bretnik
Year Character Movie/Tv

Production

Year Role Movie/Tv
2007 Executive Producer
Producer
Year Role Movie/Tv

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