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Billy Crudup

Actor Date of birth 8th July 1968
Place of birth Manhasset, New York, USA
Year of debut 1996
First feature film Sleepers

Billy Crudup grew up in New York, Florida and Texas. He became interested in acting while studying at UCLA. He moved to New York to do an MA in acting at New York University. After graduating, he balanced acting on Broadway with roles in movies including Grind and Sleepers. In 2000 he became well known for his performance in Almost Famous. He has built up a reputation as a diverse actor starring in movies ranging from Big Fish to Watchmen.

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Billy Crudup's films

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Packshot for the film Mission: Impossible III
12 Certificate
120 Mins

Super-spy Ethan Hunt (Tom Cruise) comes up against a ruthless weapons dealer (Philip Seymour Hoffman). Contains moderate action violence.

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Packshot for the film Eat Pray Love
PG Certificate
134 Mins

A successful, newly divorced woman (Julia Roberts) tries to change her life by leaving her home and travelling around the world. Includes mild language and sexual references.

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Packshot for the film The Good Shepherd (2006)
15 Certificate
160 Mins

Directed by Robert De Niro. A CIA agent (Matt Damon) is asked to join a secret society. With Angelina Jolie. Strong language, violence, and one torture/ interrogation scene.

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Did you know?

  • Billy Crudup made his Broadway debut in Tom Stoppard's Arcadia.
  • His grandfather was Billy Gaither, an American trial lawyer.
  • His parents divorced when he was a child, remarried each other when he was a teenager and later divorced again.
  • He supposedly turned down an audition for the lead role in Titanic.
  • He has a son from his relationship with actress Mary-Louise Parker.