Harrison Ford

Submitted by on Sep 14, 2015

Harrison Ford

Harrison Ford was born in Chicago (Illinois) June 13, 1942. The fame and glory to the actor came not at once, on the altar of acting has been spilled a lot of blood and sweat. However, the results are relevant – to date an actor is among the ten most highly paid actors in the world. His father worked as an actor in television and radio, in addition, he was engaged in the advertising business. Education received a Ford, located in the state of Vinskonsin, Riponskom college where most of the time devoted to the study of the philosophy of Ford, having achieved considerable success.

With his future wife, Mary Marquardt, Ford met in college, and in 1964 sent to the back of Hollywood in search of happiness. Small roles in several low-budget films did not bring success to the actor, but he did not lose heart and continued to work tirelessly on himself. Chance actor granted in 1973 in the form of opportunities to go casting for a role in the film “American Graffiti”(1973). Actor used his chance, got a supporting role. The film is, all of a sudden, it becomes one of the best paintings of those years. During the filming of this movie, the actor says George Lucas, at the time only”aspiring filmmaker”.

First, a truly stellar role of Harrison Ford becomes the role of Captain Solo in which had a runaway success kinosage “Star Wars & raquo ;. The record at the box office $ 300 million set by this tape, remained unbroken for 21 years, until the release in theaters of drama”Titanic”in 1998. The final part of a trilogy about the”Star Wars & raquo ;, released in 1983, made it possible to reveal the actor to prove that his role is not limited to mere roles only” action-heroes & raquo ;. However, as it turned out, the real success expected of the actor in front. The role of archaeologist Indiana Jones traveler suddenly transformed Ford into an idol of millions of viewers, the sex symbol of the era. Released in rent in 1981, the film grossed 231 million dollars. The incredible success of the tape led to three sequels, the main role which invariably getting any Ford. Starring roles in two trilogies star to this day remain the Best Actor Harrison.

Among other significant works it is worth noting the role in the film “Patriot Games”(1992),”Aircraft President”(1997),”What Lies Beneath”(2000),”K-19″(2002),”Bruno” (2009).

About his personal life the actor does not like to spread is considered to be fairly reserved man. From the marriage with his first wife, whom he divorced in 1978, he left two sons Willard and Ben. Two more children, the actor from his marriage to Melissa Metison in 1983. Melissa Ford divorced in 2001, lived with her 18 years. Today he lives with his new lover – Calista Flockhart.

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