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Strathairn in GOOD NIGHT AND GOOD LUCK.
About David Strathairn (1949 – )
On January 26, 1949 in San Francisco, California, David Strathairn was born. He is of Scottish and Hawaiian descent. He has a brother, Tom, who is a teacher.
David Strathairn attended Williams College in Williamstown, Massachusetts, with director John Sayles. Sayles regularly casts David Strathairn in his films.
David Strathairn joined the Ringling Brothers Clown College in Florida and worked as a clown with a traveling circus.
After that he relocated to New York State and hitchhiked across America, working in local theaters.
RETURN OF THE SECAUCUS 7 (1980), directed by John Sayles, was David Strathairn's first major role.
David Strathairn married Logan Goodman and they have two children. Tay Strathairn, David Strathairn's son, acted in Lone Star in 1996.
David Strathairn's notable credits include...
THE TEMPEST (2010)
THE SPIDERWICK CHRONICLES (2008)
MATTERS OF LIFE AND DEATH (2007)
THE BOURNE ULTIMATUM (2007)
MY BLUEBERRY NIGHTS (2007)
RACING DAYLIGHT (2007)
WE ARE MARSHALL (2006)
THE SENSATION OF SIGHT (2006)
HEAVENS FALL (2006)
THE NOTORIOUS BETTIE PAGE (2005)
GOOD NIGHT AND GOOD LUCK (2005)
THE ROOT (2003)
BLUE CAR (2002)
THE VICTIM (2001)
THE MIRACLE WORKER (2000)
A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM (1999)
L.A. CONFIDENTIAL (1997)
HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS (1995)
THE RIVER WILD (1994)
THE FIRM (1993)
PASSION FISH (1992)
HEAT WAVE (1990)
MEMPHIS BELL (1990)
THE DAYS AND NIGHTS OF MOLLY DODD (TV) (1987-1990)
EIGHT MEN OUT (1988)
RETURN OF THE SECAUCUS 7 (1980)
Awards won by David Strathairn include...
Online Film Critics Society Awards – GOOD NIGHT AND GOOD LUCK (2006)
Coppa Volpi Award – GOOD NIGHT AND GOOD LUCK (2005)
David Strathairn in THE BOURNE ULTIMATUM (2007).
Strathairn in GOOD NIGHT AND GOOD LUCK (2005).
David Strathairn in
MEMPHIS BELLE (1990).
David Strathairn in LINCOLN (2012).