(Tom Hardy) has been honored twice with Academy AwardÂ® nominations, most
recently for his riveting portrayal of a philosophical hit man in Quentin
Tarentino's Pulp Fiction. He also received BAFTA and Golden Globe
nominations, and was named Best Actor by the Los Angeles Film Critics
Association, among other distinguished awards.
He also won praise for
playing the Mafioso-turned-movie producer in the comedy sensation Get Shorty,
garnering a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor in a Motion Picture, Musical or
Comedy. In 1997, Travolta received the prestigious American Cinematheque Award
and, in 1998, he received the Lifetime Achievement Award at the Chicago Film
In addition, he won the
distinguished Alan J. Pakula Award from the U.S. Broadcast Film Critics
Association for his performance in A Civil Action. He was also nominated
for a Golden Globe for his performance in Primary Colors directed by Mike
Travolta earned his
first OscarÂ® and Golden Globe nominations for his role in the blockbuster Saturday
Night Fever, which launched the disco phenomenon of the late 1970s. He went
on to star in the big screen version of the long-running musical Grease
and the wildly successful Urban Cowboy, which also influenced trends in
popular culture. Other film credits include the Brian DePalma thrillers Carrie
and Blow Out, as well as Amy Heckerling's hit comedy Look Who's
Other hit films include
Phenomenon, John Woo's top-grossing action thrillers Broken Arrow
and Face/Off, Michael, The General's Daughter, Swordfish, Domestic
Disturbance and Battlefield Earth, based on the best-selling novel by
L. Ron Hubbard.
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