Woody Harrelson Birthday (July 23rd)

Woody Harrelson Birthday (July 23rd)

Woody Harrelson Birth Details

Woodrow Tracy "Woody" Harrelson an American Academy Award nominated and Emmy Award winning actor was born on 23rd July, 1961 in Midland, Texas.

  • Woody Harrelson Father: Charles Voyde Harrelson (hit man/assassin, d. 2007 at Supermax prison)
  • Woody Harrelson Mother: Dianne
  • Woody Harrelson Brother: Brett Harrelson
  • Woody Harrelson Brother: Jordan Harrelson
  • Woody Harrelson Wife: Nancy Simon (daughter of Neil Simon, m. 1985, div. 1986)
  • Woody Harrelson Wife: Laura Louie (m. 11-Jan-1998, two daughters)
  • Woody Harrelson Daughter: Deny Montana (b. 1994)
  • Woody Harrelson Girlfriends: Moon Unit Zappa (ex-), Zoë Giordano (b. 1997), Ally Sheedy (ex-), Carol Kane (ex-), Brooke Shields, Glenn Close

Woody Harrelson Biography

Harrelson matured in Lebanon, Ohio with his parents. Woody Harrelson father Charles Voyde Woody Harrelson was a contract killer. Charles and his mother Diane Lou Oswald separated in 1964. Woody Harrelson has 2 brothers, Bret and Jordan. Woody Harrelson joined Lebanon High School. After it Woody Harrelson attended Hanover College in Indiana and Woody Harrelson became a component of the Sigma Chi Fraternity. Woody Harrelson got a Bachelor of Arts in Theater Arts and English in 1983.

Woody Harrelson Personal Life

Woody Harrelson wedded Nancy Simon who is the daughter of a writer Neil Simon in Tijuana. After ten months they separated with each other. On 11th January, 1998, Woody Harrelson wedded Laura Louie who was the earlier P.A. for two years and co-founder of Yoganics, a natural food release service. They have three children Makani Ravello, Zoe Giordano and Deni Montana.

Woody Harrelson Career

After academy, Woody Harrelson turned to New York City. Woody Harrelson became a substitute in Neil Simon’s Biloxi Blues. Woody Harrelson first movie was ‘Wildcats’ by Goldie Hawn. Woody Harrelson untimely movies were unremarkable, until Woody Harrelson depicted Michael J.Fox’s rival in love in Doc Hollywood.

Woody Harrelson has emerged in such movies as Natural Born Killers, Indecent Proposal and White Men Can’t Jump. In 1996 Woody Harrelson came out in The People vs. Larry Flynt, Woody Harrelson established a proposal for the Academy award for Best Actor.

  • University: Theater Arts, English, Hanover College
  • Amnesty International
  • MoveOn.org
  • Nader for President 2004
  • National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws
  • Sigma Chi Fraternity
  • Resisting Arrest Columbus, OH 12-Oct-1982
  • Disorderly Conduct Columbus, OH 12-Oct-1982
  • Disorderly Conduct Columbus, OH June 1983
  • Drug Possession: Marijuana Arrested 1996 in Kentucky for planting hemp seeds
  • Risk Factors: Vegetarian, Dyslexia, Marijuana, Yoga

Woody Harrelson is a protester for the corroboration of marijuana. Woody Harrelson has been detained numerous times for his tricks.

In 1985, Woody Harrelson was directed as the adolescent but amiable Midwestern bartender Woody Boyd on the typical television sequence Cheers, and got an Emmy award for the performance. Woody Harrelson became links with Wesley Snipes. Woody Harrelson starred with Wesley in the box-office hit Money Train and White Men Can’t Jump. Woody Harrelson emerged in minor roles. But after some time in 1993 Woody Harrelson starred in Robert Redford’s Indecent Proposal. This performance helped Woody Harrelson to open the doors in the movie industry.

In 1994, Woody Harrelson starred in debatably his well known performance to date, Mickey Knox in Oliver Stone’s Natural Born Killers. Throughout this time Woody Harrelson starred in the Farrell brothers cult classic Kingpin. In 1996, Woody Harrelson starred in the title role of the divisive film The People vs. Larry Flynt; Woody Harrelson established a selection for the Academy Award for Best Actor. After Woody Harrelson performance Woody Harrelson went to star in movies such as EDtv, Wag the Dog, Palmetto and The Thin Red Line.

Currently Woody Harrelson had a long dash on the NBC sitcom Will & Grace’s love interest Nathan and Woody Harrelson played FBI representative Stan in 2004’s After The Sunset. Woody Harrelson fresh films are No Country for Old Men and A Prairie Home Companion, A Scanner Darkly. These movies were released in the months of June and July 2006 and November of 2007.

Famous Works

  • Television Appearances
  • Series
  • Woodrow Tiberius "Woody" Boyd, Cheers, NBC, 1985-1993
  • Nathan, a recurring role, Will & Grace, NBC, 2001
  • Movies
  • Slater, Bay Coven (known as Bay Cove, The Devils ofBay Cove, Eye of the Demon, and Strangers in Town), NBC, 1987
  • Charlie Daimler (some sources cite Charlie Long), Killer Instinct(also known as Deadly Observation and Over the Edge), NBC, 1988
  • Lou the lamb, Mother Goose Rock `n' Rhyme, The Disney Channel, 1990



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  • Empire, Issue 66, 1994, p. 9; October, 1997, p. 105
  • Current Biography, January, 1997, pp. 21-25
  • People Weekly, June 20, 1994, p. 124; December 9, 1996, p. 125; March 31, 1997, p. 47; September 11, 2000, p. 177
  • Entertainment Weekly, March 25, 1994, p. 12; August 19, 1994, p. 13; June 30, 1995, p. 86; June 14, 1996, p. 12; October 18, 1996, p. 16; December 13, 1996, p. 16; December 27, 1996, p. 85
  • Time, 9December, 1996, p. 93
  • Newsweek, March 29, 1999, p. 77
  • In Style, February 1, 1999, p. 149
  • Interview, December, 1996, pp. 80-85
  • Los Angeles, February, 1998, pp. 50-55
  • Playboy, January, 1992, pp. 136-37, 184-86
  • Premiere, October, 1995, pp. 70-77; December, 1996, pp. 118-27; August, 2001, pp. 56-59, 107
  • Texas Monthly, November, 1994, pp. 100-104


"When I let up from the weed, and the drinking too, I cried every day. And I liked that. I like crying. And now I not only wanna cry and show my crying to other people, I wanna just split myself down the middle and open my guts and just throw everything out!" Woody Harrelson.