Powers Boothe



  • Birth Name: Powers Allen Booth
  • Birth Place: Snyder, TX
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 06/01/1949, Gemini
  • Profession: Actor
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Powers Boothe Fast Facts:
  • Played football in high school until his senior year, when he quit the team to begin acting in plays.
  • Got his start in the movies with an uncredited appearance as an extra in Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid in 1969.
  • Was the only actor to show up at the 1980 Emmys to pick up his award during a Screen Actors Guild strike.
  • Narrated political ads for John McCain during the 2008 presidential campaign.
  • Raises Quarter Horses.
  • Powers Boothe Relationships:
  • Tommy Dale Boothe - Brother
  • Preston Allen Boothe - Son
  • Merrill V. Booth - Father
  • Pamela Boothe - Wife
  • Parisse Boothe - Daughter
  • Emily K. Booth - Mother
  • Riley Vestal Boothe - Brother
  • Powers Boothe Awards:
  • 1980 Emmy: Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Special - Winner
  • 1995 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture - Nominee
  • 2006 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series - Nominee
  • College:
  • Southwest Texas State University, San Marcos, TX; Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX (MFA, 1972)

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