Billy Bob Thornton

Billy Bob Thornton

Age: 61
Born: August 4, 1955
Hot Springs, Arkansas


Goliath: The Complete First Season 2017
Whiskey Tango Foxtrot 2016
Bad Santa 2 2016
Into the Grizzly Maze 2015
Entourage 2015
Cut Bank 2015
Our Brand is Crisis 2015
21 Years: Richard Linklater 2014
The Judge 2014
Ken Burns' The Roosevelts, An Intimate History 2014 (voice)
Fargo: The Complete First Season 2014
Jayne Mansfield's Car 2013
Hearts Afire: The Complete Series 2013
Parkland 2013 Forrest Sorrels
Sling Blade / Monster's Ball 2013
The Baytown Outlaws 2013
Ain't In It for My Health: A Film About Levon Helm 2013
Puss in Boots 2011 Jack (voice)
My Run 2011 Narrator (voice)
The Smell of Success 2011 Patrick
Faster 2010
The Informers 2009
Tulia 2008
Eagle Eye 2008 Morgan
Evening Shade: Season One 2008
The Astronaut Farmer 2007
Mr. Woodcock 2007 Mr. Woodcock
School for Scoundrels 2006
Hearts Afire: Season 2 2005
Chrystal 2005
Bad News Bears 2005 Buttermaker
The Ice Harvest 2005
Warren Zevon: VH1 Inside Out 2004
The Alamo 2004 Davy Crockett
Friday Night Lights 2004 Coach Gary Gaines
Bad Santa 2003 Willie T. Soke
Levity 2003 Manuel Jordan
Love Actually 2003
Intolerable Cruelty 2003 Howard Doyle
Daddy And Them 2002
The Badge 2002
Waking Up In Reno 2002
South Of Heaven, West Of Hell 2001
Bandits 2001
Monster's Ball 2001
The Man Who Wasn't There 2001
Pushing Tin 1999
Princess Mononoke 1999 (voice)
Armageddon 1998
Primary Colors 1998
Homegrown 1998
A Simple Plan 1998
U-Turn 1997
Burn, Hollywood, Burn 1997
The Apostle 1997
A Gun, A Car, A Blonde 1997
The Winner 1996
Sling Blade 1996
Don't Look Back 1996
Dead Man 1995
The Stars Fell On Henrietta 1995
Out There 1995
On Deadly Ground 1994
Floundering 1994
Indecent Proposal 1993
Trouble Bound 1993
Ghost Brigade 1993
Blood In, Blood Out: Bound By Honor 1993
Tombstone 1993
For the Boys 1991
One False Move 1991
Chopper Chicks In Zombietown 1990
Going Overboard 1989
South Of Reno 1987
Hunter's Blood 1987
The Man Who Broke 1,000 Chains 1987


Jayne Mansfield's Car 2013
Daddy And Them 2002
All The Pretty Horses 2000
Sling Blade 1996


Jayne Mansfield's Car 2013
The Gift 2000
A Family Thing 1996
Sling Blade 1996

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Profile created on March 5, 1999.

Did you know?

  • His psychic mother predicted he would one day work with Burt Reynolds. She was right as he was a guest star on "Evening Shade."
  • Billy is a decorated man with six tattoos on his arms and several on his lower back.
  • Quote: "Just the other day my assistant was on the line with Calvin Klein. Golly, I usually shop at Sears."
  • Billy Bob was married to actress Angelina Jolie for two years.
  • One of Billy's phobias is eating with silver. He can't so he takes silver spoons everywhere.
  • He is allergic to dairy products.
  • Billy had three movies released within three months of each other, a very uncommon accomplishment in Hollywood. Especially as two of the movies earned Golden Globe nominations in 2001. Bandits, The Man Who Wasn't There and Monster's Ball were all released between October and December of 2001.

Undiscovered Picks

Upcoming movies worth watching that you may not have heard of.

  • Nocturne
  • Strange Weather
  • Wolves
  • Day of Days
  • Bring It On: Worldwide #Cheersmack