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Tim Blake Nelson

Biography

Actor and movie director who had a respected role while Delmar in the satire film O Sibling, Where Artwork Thou? His additional film credits consist of Fantastic Four, The Amazing Hulk, Lincoln and Openings. He attended Dark brown University like a Classics main and later on graduated from Juilliard College of Music. He aimed several takes on including, Attention Of God, Leaves of Lawn and The Gray Zone. He wedded Lisa Benavides plus they possess three sons collectively. He performed the voice of 1 from the cockroaches in the film Joe’s House, which starred Jerry O’Connell.

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Date Of Birth May 11, 1964
Place Of Birth Tulsa, OK
Height 1.65 m
Profession Movie Actor
Education Holland Hall, Brown University, Juilliard School
Nationality American
Spouse Lisa Benavides
Parents Don Nelson, Ruth Kaiser Nelson
Awards Grammy Award for Album of the Year, Satellite Award for Best Ensemble – Motion Picture
Nominations MTV Movie Award for Best On-Screen Duo, Independent Spirit Someone to Watch Award, Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actor – Series, Miniseries or Television Film, Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Ensemble Performance, Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actor – Comedy or Musical, Black Reel Award for Outstanding Ensemble
Movies O Brother, Where Art Thou?, The Incredible Hulk, Fantastic Four, Leaves of Grass, The Grey Zone, Colossal, Holes, Anesthesia, Minority Report, Syriana, Flypaper, Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed, Blue Caprice, The Good Girl, Big Miracle, Lincoln, The Homesman, The Thin Red Line, Child of God, The Amateurs, As I Lay Dying, Kill the Messenger, The Astronaut Farmer, Eye of God, Meet the Fockers, Hoot, American Violet, O, Detachment, Fido, Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk, The Last Shot, Come Early Morning, Heavyweights, Saint John of Las Vegas, The Big White, Yelling to the Sky, Donnie Brasco, The Confirmation, Warm Springs, Wonderland, The Big Year, This Is My Life, My Suicidal Sweetheart, Deidra & Laney Rob a Train, The Darwin Awards, The Sound and the Fury, Two Brothers and a Bride, Snake and Mongoose, The Institute, Bereft
TV Shows Z: The Beginning of Everything, Klondike, CHAOS, Dead Man's Walk, The Ballad of Buster Scruggs
Star Sign Taurus

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Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Long Home2017post-production
Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk2016post-productionWayne Foster
Bukowski2015completedHenry Bukowski
The Confirmation2015completedVaughn
Fantastic Four2015completedHarvey Elder
For Justice2015TV MovieOchs Rainey
Anesthesia2015Adam Zarrow
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt2015TV SeriesRandy
Black Dog, Red Dog2015Bob
Rickover: The Birth of Nuclear Power2014Admiral Rickover
Kill the Messenger2014Alan Fenster
The Sound and the Fury2014Father
The Homesman2014Freighter
Klondike2014TV Mini-SeriesMeeker
Snake and Mongoose2013Mike McAllister
Child of God2013Sheriff Fate
As I Lay Dying2013Anse
Blue Caprice2013Ray
Lincoln2012Richard Schell
Adventures in the Sin Bin2012Officer Totsch
Big Miracle2012Pat Lafaytette
The Big Year2011Fuchs
Modern Family2011TV SeriesHank
Chaos2011TV SeriesCasey Malick
Detachment2011Mr. Wiatt
Yelling to the Sky2011Coleman
Flypaper2011Peanut Butter
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation2009TV SeriesPaulie Krill
Leaves of Grass2009Bolger
Saint John of Las Vegas2009Militant Ned
Possible Side Effects2009TV MovieBuzz
American Violet2008David Cohen
The Incredible Hulk2008Video GameSamuel Sterns (voice)
The Incredible Hulk2008Samuel Sterns
The Astronaut Farmer2006Kevin Munchak
Fido2006Mr. Theopolis
Hoot2006Curly
The Darwin Awards2006Perp
Come Early Morning2006Uncle Tim
Syriana2005Danny Dalton
Stella2005TV SeriesMountain Man
The Big White2005Gary
Warm Springs2005TV MovieTom Loyless
Crazy for Love2005Doctor, Chief Nakahoma, Minister, Roger Bob
The Amateurs2005Barney Macklehatton
Meet the Fockers2004Officer LeFlore
Bereft2004Dennis
The Last Shot2004Marshal Paris
Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed2004Jacobo
Wonderland2003Billy Deverell
Holes2003Dr. Pendanski
A Foreign Affair2003Jake Adams
Minority Report2002Gideon
Cherish2002Daly
The Good Girl2002Bubba
O Brother, Where Art Thou?2000Delmar O'Donnell
Hamlet2000Flight Captain
The Thin Red Line1998Pvt. Tills
Prix Fixe1997ShortBusboy
Donnie Brasco1997FBI Technician
Joe's Apartment1996Cockroach (voice)
Dead Man's Walk1996TV Mini-SeriesJohnny Carthage
House of Buggin'1995TV SeriesKidnapper
Heavy Weights1995Roger Johnson
Amateur1994Young Detective
Motel Blue 191993Adult Luther (voice, uncredited)
This Is My Life1992Dennis

Director

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
ZeldaTV Movie pre-production
Anesthesia2015
Leaves of Grass2009
Haskett's Chance2006TV Movie
The Grey Zone2001
O2001
Kansas1998Short
Eye of God1997

Writer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Anesthesia2015writer
Leaves of Grass2009written by
The Grey Zone2001play "The Grey Zone" / written by
Kansas1998Short written by
Eye of God1997written by
Hardcore TV1992TV Series

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Anesthesia2015producer
Leaves of Grass2009producer
A Foreign Affair2003executive producer
The Grey Zone2001producer

Editor

Editor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Grey Zone2001

Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
O Brother, Where Art Thou?2000performer: "You Are My Sunshine" 1940, "In the Jailhouse Now" 1928

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Don Jon2013the producers would like to thank
Return2011thanks
Behind the Scenes with 'The Amateurs'2008Video documentary short thanks
Southland Tales2006thanks
The Slaughter Rule2002thanks

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Gold Rush: The Dirt2014TV SeriesHimself
Misfire: The Rise and Fall of the Shooting Gallery2013DocumentaryHimself
Invitation to World Literature2010TV Series documentary
Media City2010TV SeriesHimself
SXSW Flashback 20102010TV MovieHimself
Sundance Directors Lab2009TV Series documentaryHimself
Behind the Scenes with 'The Amateurs'2008Video documentary shortHimself - 'Barney'
Making of 'Fido'2007Video documentary short
Dinner for Five2005TV SeriesHimself
Once Upon a Time in Utah, Sundance2003TV Movie documentaryHimself
Charlie Rose2000-2002TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Nightline Up Close2002TV SeriesHimself
The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn2002TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The Daily Show with Jon Stewart2001-2002TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The Rosie O'Donnell Show2002TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Late Night with Conan O'Brien2001TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Down from the Mountain2000DocumentaryHimself
Inside Look: Down from the Mountain2000TV Short documentaryHimself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Dianne Crittenden on 'The Thin Red Line'2010Video documentary shortHimself

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2004German Independence Honorary AwardOldenburg Film Festival· Andrzej Zulawski
2002GrammyGrammy AwardsAlbum of the YearO Brother, Where Art Thou? (2000)· Alison Krauss (Artist)
· Union Station (Artist)
· Chris Thomas King (Artist)
· Emmylou Harris (Artist)
· Gillian Welch (Artist)
· Harley Allen (Artist)
· John Hartford (Artist)
· Norman Blake (Artist)
· Pat Enright (Artist)
· Hannah Peasall (Artist)
· Leah Peasall (Artist)
· Sarah Peasall (Artist)
· Ralph Stanley (Artist)
· Sam Bush (Artist)
· Stuart Duncan (Artist)
· The Cox Family (Artist)
· The Fairfield Four (Artist)
· The Whites (Artist)
· Peter F. Kurland (Engineer/Mixer)
· Mike Piersante (Engineer/Mixer)
·
2001Golden Space Needle AwardSeattle International Film FestivalBest DirectorO (2001)
1999Special Achievement AwardSatellite AwardsOutstanding Motion Picture EnsembleThe Thin Red Line (1998)· Jim Caviezel
· Sean Penn
· Adrien Brody
· Nick Nolte
· Elias Koteas
· Ben Chaplin
· Dash Mihok
· John Cusack
· John C. Reilly
· Woody Harrelson
· Miranda Otto
· Jared Leto
· George Clooney
· John Travolta
· Nick Stahl
· John Savage
· Kirk Acevedo
· Thomas Jane
· Penelope Allen
1997American Independent AwardSeattle International Film FestivalEye of God (1997)
1997Bronze AwardTokyo International Film FestivalEye of God (1997)

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2013Gold Derby AwardGold Derby AwardsEnsemble CastLincoln (2012)· Joseph Cross
· Daniel Day-Lewis
· Sally Field
· Joseph Gordon-Levitt
· Jackie Earle Haley
· Jared Harris
· John Hawkes
· Hal Holbrook
· Tommy Lee Jones
· Bruce McGill
· Gulliver McGrath
· David Oyelowo
· Lee Pace
· Gloria Reuben
· James Spader
· David Strathairn
· Michael Stuhlbarg
2010Audience AwardSXSW Film FestivalSpotlight PremiereLeaves of Grass (2009)
2005Gold Derby TV AwardGold Derby AwardsTV Movie/Mini Supporting ActorWarm Springs (2005)
2005Satellite AwardSatellite AwardsOutstanding Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TelevisionWarm Springs (2005)
2001CFCA AwardChicago Film Critics Association AwardsMost Promising Actor
2001MTV Movie AwardMTV Movie AwardsBest On-Screen TeamO Brother, Where Art Thou? (2000)· George Clooney
· John Turturro
2001Golden SeashellSan Sebastián International Film FestivalThe Grey Zone (2001)
2001Golden Satellite AwardSatellite AwardsBest Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role, Comedy or MusicalO Brother, Where Art Thou? (2000)
2001Tokyo Grand PrixTokyo International Film FestivalO (2001)
1998Someone to Watch AwardIndependent Spirit AwardsEye of God (1997)
1997Grand Jury PrizeSundance Film FestivalDramaticEye of God (1997)

2nd place awards

2nd place awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2013COFCA AwardCentral Ohio Film Critics AssociationBest EnsembleLincoln (2012)· Michael Stuhlbarg
· James Spader
· Sally Field
· Daniel Day-Lewis
· Joseph Gordon-Levitt
· Jackie Earle Haley
· Tommy Lee Jones
· David Strathairn
· Hal Holbrook


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