Oscar Actors: Harrelson, Woody

An accomplished actor in film, TV, and theater, Woody Harrelson has received Academy Award, Golden Globe, and Screen Actors Guild Nominations as Best Actor for his critically-acclaimed portrayal of controversial magazine publisher Larry Flynt in Milos Forman's drama, “The People Vs. Larry Flynt.”

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In 1996, Woody Harrelson competed for the Best Actor Oscar with Geoffrey Rush, who won for the biopic “Shine,” Tom Cruise in “Jerry Maguire,” Ralph Fiennes in “The English Patient,” and Billy Bob Thornton in “Sling Blade.”