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THE WARRIOR'S WAY

Award-winning actor DANNY HUSTON (Colonel), best known for his versatility and dramatic screen presence, has followed in his family's footsteps by cultivating a storied career both in front of and behind the camera.

Huston's first lead performance was in Bernard Rose's independent film Ivansxtc based on Leo Tolstoy's The Death of Ivan Ilyich. His portrayal as Hollywood talent agent Ivan Beckman earned him a nomination for Best Male Performance at the Independent Spirit Awards in 2003.

In 2010, Huston starred in two Warner Bros. films: Martin Campbell's thriller Edge of Darkness, alongside Mel Gibson, and Louis Leterrier's take on the classic Clash of the Titans, opposite Ralph Fiennes and Liam Neeson. Subsequently, Huston starred in Barry Levinson's Emmy-nominated "You Don't Know Jack,” an HBO biopic based on the life of Jack Kevorkian. Huston takes on the role of Geoffrey Feiger, Kevorkian's lawyer opposite Al Pacino as Kevorkian. In addition, Huston starred in Ridley Scott's Robin Hood for Universal, as Richard "The Lion Heart” to Russell Crowe's Robin Hood and Cate Blanchett's Maid Marion.

Huston also stars in Robert Redford's upcoming ensemble The Conspirator, based on the true story of the lone female (Robin Wright Penn) charged and convicted as a co-conspirator in the assassination of President Lincoln. Huston portrays prosecuting attorney General Advocate Joseph Holt, opposite James McAvoy. In addition, Huston stars as legendary Israeli basketball coach Max Stoller in Evan Riklis' Playoff, a film inspired by the life of Israel's most famous basketball coach, Ralph Klein.

Huston's notable performances include Martin Scorsese's ensemble The Aviator, alongside Leonardo DiCaprio, for which the ensemble cast was nominated for a 2004 SAG Award, and Jonathan Glazer's Birth, opposite Nicole Kidman. In 2006, Huston received the Golden Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actor for his performance as Sandy Woodrow in Fernando Meirelles' The Constant Gardener. That same year, Huston starred alongside Guy Pearce, John Hurt, Ray Winstone and Emily Watson in the critically acclaimed Australian western The Proposition, directed by John Hillcoat.

Huston's additional film credits include: Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu's 21 Grams, John Sayles' Silver City, Sofia Coppola's Marie Antoinette, Alfonso Cuaron's Children of Men, Oliver Parker's Fade to Black, Joel Schumacher's The Number 23, Peter Berg's The Kingdom, David Slade's 30 Days of Night, Robert Weide's How to Lose Friends and Alienate People, and the award-winning HBO miniseries "John Adams” directed by Tom Hooper. Huston has collaborated numerous of times with British director Mike Figgis in Leaving Las Vegas, Time Code and Hotel and with British director Bernard Rose in Ivansxtc, Anna Karenina and The Kreutzer Sonata. Last summer, he starred in the FOX blockbuster X-Men franchise as villainous army colonel William Stryker in X-Men Origins: Wolverine.

Huston was born in Rome and raised in Ireland and London. He currently lives in Los Angeles.

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