Tuesday, 3 June 2008

Emile Hirsch

Emile Davenport Hirsch (born March 13, 1985) is an American television and film actor. He began performing in the late 1990s, appearing in several television films and series, and became known as a film actor after roles in Lords of Dogtown, The Emperor's Club, The Girl Next Door, Alpha Dog and Into the Wild. In 2008, Hirsch starred in Speed Racer and will appear in Milk with Sean Penn, his director from the film Into the Wild.


Emile Hirsch was born in Topanga, California, the son of Margaret (née Davenport), a visual artist and teacher who designed pop-up books, and David Hirsch, an industrial consultant, manager, and producer. His older sister Jenny introduced him to acting. Hirsch was raised in Los Angeles, California, and Santa Fe, New Mexico, where he lived with his mother after his parents divorced. He attended Paul Revere Middle School and the Academy of Music at Alexander Hamilton High School in Los Angeles.

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It has been announced that Hirsch is to star in Gus Van Sant's upcoming Harvey Milk bio-pic Milk. Hirsch is in talks to play gay rights activist Cleve Jones. Sean Penn is to play Harvey Milk.

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Anonymous said...

I love him!he's the best actor!
I wanna see him in spain!!lol!!

Anonymous said...

i love him!he's the best actor! I wanna see him in Spain!lol...