Adrien Brody

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  • Birth Name: Adrien Brody
  • Birth Place: New York, NY
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 04/14/1973, Aries
  • Profession: Actor
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Adrien Brody Fast Facts:
  • His mother, Sylvia Plachy, is a renowned photojournalist who often took him along on her assignments.
  • In 1988, at age 15, made his TV acting debut in the PBS production Home at Last.
  • Broke his nose while filming a scene for Spike Lee's Summer of Sam (1999).
  • Appeared with Tori Amos in her music video for "A Sorta Fairytale."
  • Learned to play Chopin and shed 30 pounds to prepare for his role in The Pianist (2002).
  • Famously gave Halle Berry a passionate kiss when accepting his Oscar for The Pianist.
  • Adrien Brody Relationships:
  • Michelle Dupont - Ex-significant Other
  • Elliot Brody - Father
  • Lara Lieto - Significant Other
  • Sylvia Plachy - Mother
  • Elsa Pataky - Ex-significant Other
  • Adrien Brody Awards:
  • 2002 BAFTA Film Awards: Best Actor in a Leading Role - Nominee
  • 2002 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role - Nominee
  • 2002 Oscar: Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role - Winner
  • 2003 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama - Nominee
  • 2011 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture - Nominee
  • College:
  • City University of New York, Queens College, Queens, NY

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