Ethan Hawke Filmography
Ethan Hawke is a multiple Academy Award nominated American actor, writer and a director. Starting his career with theatre, Ethan Hawke made him film debut with the film ‘Explorers’ in mid 80s and the success of the film helped him star in the film ‘Dead Poets Society’, which turned out to be career defining success and is now known as one of the cult classic films. His big career breakthrough in a leading role came in the mid 90s with the film ‘Before Sunrise’, directed by Richard Linklater. The actor-director duo later went on to make two more films in the series, titled ‘Before Sunset’ and ‘Before Midnight’. All these films met with critical success and established Ethan Hawke as a superbly talented actor.
Some other notable films that Ethan Hawke starred in are ‘Predestination’, Gattaca’, ‘Training Day’, ‘Boyhood’, ‘Sinister’ and ‘Before the Devil Knows You are Dead’. Ethan Hawke has been nominated for Academy award for best actor four times and once for a Tony award. He was also seen in the multi starrer film ‘The Magnificent Seven’ and ‘The Phenom’.
During the course of his critically acclaimed career, Ethan Hawke has faced some failures in form of films such as ‘Getaway’, ‘Lion’s Den’ and ‘Mystery Date’.