Woodhaven, Queens, New York, NY
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Adrien Brody (born April 14, 1973) is an American actor. He received widespread recognition and subsequent acclaim after starring in Roman Polanski`s The Pianist (2002). He is notable as the youngest actor to win the Academy Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role, at 29 years old. Brody was born in Woodhaven, Queens, New York, the son of Sylvia Plachy, a photojournalist, and Elliot Brody, a retired history professor and painter. Brody`s father is of Polish-Jewish descent, and Brody`s mother was born in Budapest, Hungary to a Catholic father and Jewish mother.
Taking acting classes as a youth, by age thirteen, he had done an off-Broadway play and a PBS-TV-movie. Brody hovered on the brink of stardom, receiving an Independent Spirit Award nomination for his role in the 1998 film Restaurant and later praise for his roles in Spike Lee`s Summer of Sam and Terrence Malick`s The Thin Red Line. He received widespread recognition when he was cast as the lead in Roman Polanski`s The Pianist (2002).
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Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music and Art & the Performing Arts, New York, NY (1991)
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Elliot Brody (retired history professor and painter)
Sylvia Plachy (photojournalist)
Adrien Brody (born April 14, 1973) is an American actor. He received widespread recognition and acclaim after starring in Roman Polanski's The Pianist (2002), for which he won the Academy Award for Best Actor at age 29, the only actor under 30 to do so. Brody is also the only American actor to receive the French César Award.
Posted by brian 11 months ago
what a hot band. love all their music
Posted by Joe 11 months ago
Would love to meet you before I die,
Posted by greg fischer 11 months ago
We are unable to find our family pictures. We would like to order our pictu...
Posted by Michael Wren 11 months ago
You can find the statue proposal on Kickstarter dot com