Woody Harrelson Biography

Date of Birth: July 23, 1961 (55)
Birth Place: Midland, TX, USA
Gender: Male

Harrelson is a longtime vet of the small and big screen. His breakout role came in the television sitcom Cheers as bartender Woody Boyd, and he has since gone on to star in the films White Men Can't Jump, Kingpin, Natural Born Killers, The People vs. Larry Flynt, A Prairie Home Companion, No Country for Old Men, 2012, The Messenger and, most recently, The Hunger Games. He also starred in HBOs recent Game Change documenting the McCain/Palin campaign in 2008. On stage, he was cast as an understudy in the Broadway production of Neil Simon's "Biloxi Blues."