One of the 1998 People magazine’s Sexiest Man, Harrison Ford, received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2003.
His phenomenally successful career began in 1966 with his appearance in “Dead Heat on a Merry-Go-Round”. His first role was non-speaking but the actor’s perseverance helped him to get more roles. In “Luv” he had a speaking role.
Best Known For
All the nominations and winnings speak to the fact that the man is extremely talented and natural in every role. He is well recognizable for such films as “Star Wars”. “Witness”, “Indiana Jones” and many more.
Also worked as a writer in “Nature Is Speaking” and as producer in “Extraordinary Measures” and “K-19: The Widowmaker”.
Ford is not a religious person. He was brought up as a Catholic and Jew but his religious views changed. “I needed something outside of myself to believe in and I found in nature a kind of God”.
In the interview to “The Irish Time” he stated that children in his family “were given Democrat instruction; to be liberals of every stripe.”
Harrison is straight. Mary Marquardt became his wife in 1963 but they divorced in 1979. They gave a birth to sons - Benjamin and Willard –and have two grandsons.
Melissa Mathison was his spouse from 1982 to 2004. They welcomed Malcolm and Georgia.
With Calista Flockhart he went to the church in 2010 after the long dating.
Worth To Known
His growht became smaller with the age. He used to be 6ft 0.75in and now the actor is about 5ft 11in.
He has played two (of course, fictional) Presidents of the United States: James Marshall and Jack Ryan.
Before acting career he worked as a master carpenter. Now it is his hobby.
He has a younger brother Terence.