Harrison Ford Biography

Harrison Ford is an American actor. He gained worldwide fame for his starring roles as Han Solo in the original Star Wars trilogy and the title character of the Indiana Jones film series. Ford is also known for his roles as Rick Deckard in Blade Runner, John Book in Witness and Jack Ryan in Patriot Games and Clear and Present Danger.

His career has spanned six decades and includes roles in several Hollywood blockbusters; including Apocalypse Now, Presumed Innocent, The Fugitive, Air Force One and What Lies Beneath. At one point, four of the top six box-office hits of all time included one of his roles. Seven of his films have been inducted into the National Film Registry: American Graffiti, The Conversation, Star Wars, Apocalypse Now, The Empire Strikes Back, Raiders of the Lost Ark and Blade Runner.

In 1997, Ford was ranked No. 1 in Empire '​s "The Top 100 Movie Stars of All Time" list. As of July 2008, the US domestic box office grosses of Ford's films total over US$3.5 billion, with worldwide grosses surpassing $6 billion, making Ford the 4th highest grossing U.S. domestic box-office star. Ford is married to actress Calista Flockhart. Source: Wikipedia

Biography Snapshot
Name:
Harrison Ford
Nationality:
United States of America
Profession:
Actor, Film Producer, Pilot, Carpentry
Ethnicity:
Jewish people, Irish American, German American
Religion:
Catholicism
Date of Birth:
July 13, 1942 (76)
Astrological Sign:
Cancer
Marriages
  • 2010-06-15
    Film actor and producer Harrison Ford (67) weds actress and Golden Globe Award winner Calista Flockhart (45) in Santa Fe, New Mexico
Harrison Ford Timeline
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