CHRISTOPHER WALKEN BIOGRAPHY & FILM LIST

CHRISTOPHER WALKEN BIOGRAPHY & FILM LIST

Ronald Walken (born March 31, 1943), known professionally as Christopher Walken, American actor, screenwriter, and director who has appeared in more than 100 films and television shows, including The Deer Hunter, Annie Hall, The Prophecy trilogy, The Dogs of War, Brainstorm, The Dead Zone, A View to a Kill, True Romance, Pulp Fiction, Catch Me If You Can, and Seven Psychopaths, as well as music videos by many popular recording artists. Walken has received a number of awards and nominations during his career, including winning the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor in 1978.

Walken's films have grossed more than $1 billion in the United States. He has also played the lead in the Shakespeare plays Hamlet, Macbeth, Romeo and Juliet, and Coriolanus. He is a popular guest-host of Saturday Night Live, having hosted seven times as of April 2008. His most notable roles on the show include record producer Bruce Dickinson (no relation to the singer with the same name) in the "More Cowbell" sketch and his multiple appearances as The Continental. Walken debuted as a film director and script writer with the short film Popcorn Shrimp in 2001. He also wrote and acted the main role in a play about Elvis Presley titled Him, in 1995 (source: wikipedia.org)

Christopher Walken

CHRISTOPHER WALKEN FILMS LIST

  • 1966 Barefoot in Athens
  • 1969 Three Musketeers, TheThe Three Musketeers
  • 1969 Me and My Brother
  • 1971 Anderson Tapes, TheThe Anderson Tapes
  • 1972 Happiness Cage, TheThe Happiness Cage
  • 1975 Valley Forge
  • 1976 Next Stop, Greenwich Village
  • 1977 Sentinel, TheThe Sentinel
  • 1977 Annie Hall
  • 1977 Roseland
  • 1978 Shoot the Sun Down
  • 1978 Deer Hunter, TheThe Deer Hunter
  • 1979 Last Embrace
  • 1980 Heaven's Gate
  • 1981 Dogs of War, TheThe Dogs of War
  • 1981 Pennies from Heaven
  • 1983 Who Am I This Time?
  • 1983 Brainstorm
  • 1983 Dead Zone, TheThe Dead Zone
  • 1985 View to a Kill, AA View to a Kill
  • 1986 At Close Range
  • 1987 Deadline
  • 1988 Milagro Beanfield War, TheThe Milagro Beanfield War
  • 1988 Biloxi Blues
  • 1988 Puss in Boots
  • 1988 Homeboy
  • 1989 Communion
  • 1990 King of New York
  • 1990 Comfort of Strangers, TheThe Comfort of Strangers
  • 1991 Sarah, Plain and Tall
  • 1991 McBain
  • 1992 Mistress
  • 1992 Batman Returns
  • 1992 Day of Atonement
  • 1992 All-American Murder
  • 1993 Scam
  • 1993 Skylark
  • 1993 True Romance
  • 1993 Wayne's World 2
  • 1994 Business Affair, AA Business Affair
  • 1994 Pulp Fiction
  • 1995 Nick of Time
  • 1995 Prophecy, TheThe Prophecy
  • 1995 Addiction, TheThe Addiction
  • 1995 Things to Do in Denver When You're Dead
  • 1995 Search and Destroy
  • 1995 Wild Side
  • 1996 Last Man Standing
  • 1996 Celluloide
  • 1996 Basquiat

  • 1996 Funeral, TheThe Funeral
  • 1997 Excess Baggage
  • 1997 Suicide Kings
  • 1997 MouseHunt
  • 1997 Touch
  • 1998 Prophecy II, TheThe Prophecy II
  • 1998 Illuminata
  • 1998 New Rose Hotel
  • 1998 Trance
  • 1998 Antz
  • 1999 Sleepy Hollow
  • 1999 Kiss Toledo Goodbye
  • 1999 Sarah, Plain and Tall: Winter's End
  • 1999 Vendetta
  • 1999 Blast from the Past
  • 2000 Prophecy 3: The Ascent, TheThe Prophecy 3: The Ascent
  • 2000 Opportunists, TheThe Opportunists
  • 2001 Joe Dirt
  • 2001 Affair of the Necklace, TheThe Affair of the Necklace
  • 2001 America's Sweethearts
  • 2001 Scotland, Pa.
  • 2001 Popcorn Shrimp
  • 2001 Jungle Juice
  • 2001 Country Bears, TheThe Country Bears
  • 2002 Catch Me If You Can
  • 2002 Undertaking Betty
  • 2002 Engine Trouble
  • 2002 Poolhall Junkies
  • 2002 Julius Caesar
  • 2003 Kangaroo Jack
  • 2003 Rundown, TheThe Rundown
  • 2003 Gigli
  • 2004 Envy
  • 2004 Stepford Wives, TheThe Stepford Wives
  • 2004 Around the Bend
  • 2004 Man on Fire
  • 2005 Wedding Crashers
  • 2005 Domino
  • 2006 Romance and Cigarettes
  • 2006 Click
  • 2006 Man of the Year
  • 2006 Fade to Black
  • 2007 Hairspray
  • 2007 Balls of Fury
  • 2008 Evil Calls: The Raven
  • 2008 Five Dollars a Day
  • 2009 Maiden Heist, TheThe Maiden Heist
  • 2010 Life's a Beach
  • 2011 Kill the Irishman
  • 2011 Dark Horse
  • 2012 Seven Psychopaths
  • 2012 A Late Quartet
  • 2013 Stand Up Guys
  • 2013 The Power of Few
  • 2013 Gods Behaving Badly
  • 2014 Jersey Boys
  • 2014 Turks & Caicos


  • TELEVISION



  • 1953 The Wonderful John Acton
  • 1954 The Motorola Television Hour
  • 1954 The Guiding Light
  • 1963 Naked City
  • 1970 Hawaii Five-O
  • 1977 Kojak
  • THEATRE

  • 1952 The Climate of Eden - Berton
  • 1958 The Visit - Karl Schill
  • 1964 High Spirits - musical ensemble
  • 1965 Baker Street - One of the Killers
  • 1966 The Lion in Winter - Philip Capet
  • 1966 The Rose Tattoo - Jack Hunter
  • 1967 The Unknown Soldier and His Wife - Unknown Soldier
  • 1972 Enemies - Sintsov
  • 1973 The Plough and the Stars - Jack Clitheroe
  • 1973 The Merchant of Venice - Bassanio
  • 1975 Sweet Bird of Youth - Chance Wayne
  • 1984 Hurlyburly - Mickey
  • 1995 Him - Elvis Presley
  • 2000 James Joyce's The Dead - Gabriel Conroy
  • 2001 The Seagull - Sorin
  • 2010 A Behanding in Spokane - Carmichael

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