Actor | Writer | Director
In Armageddon (1998) he was the NASA flight director. In The Astronaut Farmer (2006) he was a former astronaut who went up against NASA.
[on his Academy Award nomination for Best Actor (Sling Blade (1996)] Getting the nomination is like gravy. Winning would be like whatever is better than gravy.
Frequently plays sleazy and immoral characters
William Robert Thornton
Hot Springs, Arkansas, USA
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