WOODY HARRELSON (Galaxia)
received an Academy AwardÂ® nomination as Best Actor for his portrayal of
outlandish publisher Larry Flynt in The People Vs. Larry Flynt. He also
won an Emmy Award for playing the lovable bartender Woody Boyd on the hit series
"Cheers." During his eight seasons on "Cheers," Harrelson
moved deftly between comedy and drama in his choice of film roles.
He made his motion
picture debut in Wildcats, which also featured Wesley Snipes, with whom
he co-starred in his breakthrough film role in Ron Shelton's White Men Can't
Jump. Harrelson and Snipes also appeared together in Money Train, and
Harrelson worked again with Shelton on Play it to the Bone co-starring
Antonio Banderas. Harrelson received critical acclaim for his portrayal of the
homicidal Mickey Knox in director Oliver Stone's Natural Born Killers.
He was part of the ensemble in Terence Malick's The Thin Red Line.
Other starring roles include Edtv for director Ron Howard, Indecent
Proposal with Demi Moore and Robert Redford, The Hi Lo Country for
director Stephen Frears, Doc Hollywood, L.A. Story, Sunchaser, The
Cowboy Way, Scorched, Kingpin, Welcome to Sarajevo, Palmetto and Wag
In 2001, he returned to
television for a guest-starring role on the hit sitcom "Will and
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