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Ned Thomas Beatty is a retired American actor.He has appeared in more than 160 films and has been nominated for an Academy Award, two Emmy Awards, an MTV Movie Award for Best Villain and a Golden Globe Award.
His performances in films and television series include Network (1976), Friendly Fire (1979), Hear My Song (1991), and Toy Story 3 (2010).In roles such as executive Bobby Trippe in Deliverance, lawyer Delbert Reese in Nashville, and investigator Martin Dardis in All the President's Men, he has had great commercial success.
Margaret and Charles William Beatty were both born in Louisville, Kentucky.Mary Margaret is his sister.Ned began singing in barbershop quartets in Kentucky in 1947.He received a scholarship to sing in the a cappella choir but did not graduate.
He made his stage debut at the age of 19 in Wilderness Road.He worked at the Barter Theater in Abingdon, Virginia, for ten years.He worked at the Actors Theater of Louisville in the 1960's after returning to Kentucky.Death of a Salesman was one of the films in which he appeared.
In 1972, Beatty made his film debut as Bobby Trippe in Deliverance, which was filmed in northern Georgia.The scene where Beatty's character is forced to strip at gunpoint by two mountain men who humiliate and rape him is still referred to as a screen milestone.He appeared in The Life and Times of Judge Roy Bean with Paul Newman.
The Thief Who Came to Dinner, The Last American Hero and White Lightning were made by Beatty.Beatty and Reynolds worked together in Deliverance.He appeared in an episode of The Waltons that year, as well as the movie The Marcus-Nelson Murders, the pilot for the series Kojak.He appeared in two episodes of The Rockford Files, "Profit and Loss" and "The Execution of Private Slovik".In 1975, he made W.W. and the Dixie Dancekings and Nashville, as well as appearing as Colonel Hollister in a M*A*S*H episode.He played a deputy sheriff in Attack on Terror: The FBI vs. the Ku Klux Klan.Ned appeared in "The Hiders" episode of Gunsmoke in 1975.
Beatty received his first Academy Award nomination for best supporting actor for his role in the film Network, in which he played a television network's chairman who convinces the mad Howard Beale character (portrayed by Peter Finch) that corporation-led global dehumanization is not only.They did not win an Oscar for the lead role.The other three acting awards besides best supporting actor were won by Network performers.
He appeared in All the President's Men and The Big Bus.He appeared in the first episode of the television series "The Final Chapter" in 1977 and worked with John Boorman again in Exorcist II: The Heretic in 1977.He was in the sitcom Szysznyk on CBS.
Gray Lady Down was a movie starring Beatty and Heston.The film is significant because it is the screen debut of Christopher Reeve, Beatty's future costar.Later that year, Beatty was cast to play Otis in Superman: The Movie, as he would in the 1980 sequel, where we see his character being left behind in prison.He received a second nomination for an award for his work in Friendly Fire.He was seen in two films directed by Steven Spielberg.
Ronald Neame's 1980 American film Hopscotch featured Beatty and Walter Matthau.In 1981 Beatty appeared in the comedy/science fiction film The Incredible Shrinking Woman.The Toy was Beatty's return to work with Richard Donner and Richard Pryor.Beatty and Reynolds worked together again in a movie.
Beatty appeared in a comedy film in the 1980's.The academic "Dean Martin" in Back to School was played by Beatty.He played a corrupt cop in the 1987 American neo-noir crime film The Big Easy, which starred Dennis Quaid and was directed by Jim McBride.
In 1988, Beatty reprised his role as Thelonious Pitt in Shadows in the Storm, which was his fifth time in a movie with Reynolds.He played a simple grandfather in Purple People Eater.In 1989 Beatty made a movie, portraying Dr. Harwood.He played the father of Roseanne's character Dan on the show.
In the 1990s, Beatty was nominated for an award for the third time for his role in Last Train Home.He was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting actor for his role in Hear My Song, which was filmed in Britain.
Repossessed was a spoof of The Exorcist and Beatty worked with Linda Blair again.He was in the movie Captain America.He played the father of the bride in Prelude to a Kiss.In 1993, he played Rudy, a Notre Dame Fighting Irish football fan whose son makes the school's football team, in a true story.The first three seasons of Homicide: Life on the Street were starred by Beatty.There is a citation needed.
Replikator and Radioland Murders were made by Beatty.He worked with Sean Connery and Laurence Fishburne in 1995.He played the role of Judge Roy Bean in the TV adaptation of Larry McMurtry's western novel, Streets of Laredo.He appeared in Spike Lee's He Got Game, which was written and directed by him.Beatty worked with Cookie's Fortune, Life, and Spring forward again in 1999.There is a citation needed.
He reprised his role as Detective Stanley Bolander in Homicide: The Movie (2000), as a member of the original cast.He appeared in a movie in 2002.He played a sheriff in Where the Red Fern Grows.
The Broadway and London productions of Cat on a Hot Tin Roof with Brendan Fraser and Frances O'Connor won a Drama Desk Award.
In 2004, Beatty appeared in the television film The Wool Cap, with William H. Macy, and in 2005, an American independent film directed and written by Ali Selim, Sweet Land.The "Master of Cinema" Award was given to Beatty in March of 2006 by the RiverRun International Film Festival.
Beatty portrayed a corrupt U.S. by the end of the 2000s.In the film version of Stephen Hunter's novel Point of Impact, Senator is played by Mark Wahlberg, Michael Pea and Danny Glover, in a drama film written and directed by The Walker, and as the honorable U.S.Tom Hanks and Julia Roberts are in a movie called Charlie Wilson's War.In the Electric Mist was directed by Tommy Lee Jones.
In 2010, Beatty starred in the film The Killer Inside Me and voiced the main villain in Toy Story 3.Beatty played the role of the antagonist in the computer-animated film Rango, which was directed by Gore Verbinski.He appeared in two films, both of which were set in Los Angeles.In episode 16 of Go On, Beatty was cast in the role of Coach Spence.
The Big Ask is a dark comedy about three couples who head to the desert to help their friend heal after the death of his mother.The film was directed by his sons, Thomas Beatty and Rebecca Fishman.Baggage Claim is an American comedy film written and directed by David E. Talbert and stars Paula Patton, Adam Brody, Djimon Hounsou, Taye Diggs, and Christina Milian.
Beatty has been married at least four times.He had four children with his first wife, including Douglas Beatty, who was born in 1960.He had two children with his second wife: John Beatty and Blossom Beatty.His third wife was called Tinker Lindsay and they were married from June 28, 1979 to March 1998 and had two children.His fourth wife isSandra Johnson, they married in 1999 and reside in California.They have a residence in Karlstad, Minnesota.