Oscar Actors: Hawke, Ethan (Boyhood)


Ethan is an accomplished actor, screenwriter, film director, theatre director, and novelist. He has appeared in over 40 films, including BOYHOOD, BEFORE SUNRISE/ BEFORE SUNSET/ BEFORE MIDNIGHT, TRAINING DAY, GATTACA, REALITY BITES and DEAD POETS SOCIETY. His numerous stage credits as an actor include: The Coast of Utopia, Henry IV, The Winter’s Tale, The Cherry
Orchard, Hurlyburly, Macbeth, and Blood from a Stone (2011 Obie Award
winner); and as a director: Things We Want, A Lie of the Mind, and Clive. He
has written two novels: “The Hottest State” and “Ash Wednesday,” the former
of which he adapted and directed for film. He has also been nominated for a
Tony award, Academy Awards for both acting and writing, and a Drama Desk
Award for both acting and directing. SEYMOUR: AN INTRODUCTION is Ethan’s
directorial debut in the documentary format.