Adrien Brody

American Actor
Date of birth: 23 12 1976
Place of birth: New York.

Adrien Brody won the Academy Award for Best Actor for his performance in Roman Polanski’s The Pianist. He is to date the youngest person to have won the Oscar in that category. His portrayal of real-life Holocaust survivor Wladyslaw Szpilman in the Focus Features release also earned him Best Actor honors from the National Society of Film Critics, the Boston Society of Film Critics, and the César Awards (France’s equivalent of the Oscars); and nominations for Golden Globe, Screen Actors Guild, and BAFTA Awards.

Mr. Brody was born and raised in New York City, where he attended the High School for the Performing Arts and then the American Academy of Dramatic Arts.   He first came to prominence with a starring role in Steven Soderbergh’s King of the Hill. He later starred in two features for director Eric Bross, Ten Benny and Restaurant. The latter earned Mr. Brody an Independent Spirit Award nomination.   His other films include Elie Chouraqui’s Harrison’s Flowers; Ken Loach’s Bread and Roses; Terrence Malick’s The Thin Red Line; Charles Shyer’s The Affair of the Necklace; Barry Levinson’s Liberty Heights; Spike Lee’s Summer of Sam; Keith Gordon’s The Singing Detective; M. Night Shyamalan’s The Village; and John Maybury’s The Jacket.   He most recently starred in Peter Jackson’s Academy Award-winning epic remake of King Kong. He has completed filming the highly anticipated period romantic drama Manolete for writer/director Menno Meyjes. Starring opposite Pénelope Cruz Mr. Brody portrays Manuel Rodriguez Sanchez, who was Spains most famous bullfighter


2011 Midnight in Paris - Woody Allen
2011 Waco
2011 Splice  - Vincenzo Natali 
2010 Detachment
2010 Wrecked
2010 The Experiment
2010 Predators - Nimrod Antal
2010 High School
2009 Fantastic Mr. Fox
2009 Giallo
2008 Cadillac Records
2007 The Brothers Bloom
2007 The Darjeeling Limited
2007 Manolete
2007 I'm Not There of Todd Haynes
2006 Manolete of Menno Meyjes
2006 Hollywoodland - Allen Coulter
2006 Gumball 3000: Drivin' Me Crazy of Charlie Hustleb
2006 Fade to Red (V)of Tori Amos, Loren Haynes
2005 King Kong of Peter Jackson
2005 The Jacket of John Maybury
2004 The Village of M. Night Shyamalan

2003 The Singing Detective

2002  The Pianist - Roman Polanski  

2001 Dummy

2001 The Affair of the necklace  of Charles Shyer

2002 Love the hard way of Peter Sehr  

2000 Bread and Roses de Ken Loach

2000  Harisson'S flowers of Elie Chouraqui

2000 Liberty Heights of Levinson

1999 Summer of Sam ee Spike Lee

1998 Oxygen (Tv)(R. Shepard)

1998 La ligne rouge The thin red line of Terrence Malick  

1998 Restaurant of Eric Bross

1998 Six Ways to Sunday de Adam Bernstein

1997 Ten Benny of Eric Bross

1997 The Undertaker's Wedding
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