Sean Penn


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  • Birth Name: Sean Justin Penn
  • Birth Place: Burbank, California, United States
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 08/17/1960, Leo
  • Profession: Actor; producer; director; writer
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Leave Justin Bieber Alone: America's Problem with Male Child Stars

The media narrative surrounding Justin Bieber has spiraled out of control. He's this year's Anne Hathaway, the person whom it's vogue to hate. But this turn isn't completely unfounded. Over the past few years, Bieber has undoubtedly become a bit of a jerk.

He was charged for illegal (and seemingly racist) graffiti, pissed in a mop bucket, left his monkey in Germany and could anyone seriously forget this hat? But for non-Beliebers, there has always been something grating about the singer. Everything from his swoopy hair to his sugar-pop love songs seemed designed to annoy all post-pubescents on sight, breeding discontent which lay dormant until his penchant for leather sweatpants and hocking loogies made him impossible to ignore.

Then all hell broke loose.

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Robin Wright Opens Up About Her (Much) Younger Fiancé, Botox and Sean Penn

Robin Wright's character on House of Cards might keep her fair share of secrets, but the actress didn't hold anything back during a recent interview with London's Telegraph.

The 47-year-old actress opened up about her recent engagement to Ben Foster, 33, even showing off a small "B" tattooed on her finger. "Ben has an 'R' tattoo in the same place," Wright said. "I've been so anti-tattoos my whole life. But doing this felt right because we're not traditional."

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Are Charlize Theron and Sean Penn Dating?

Sean Penn has dated his fair share of A-list celebrities: Madonna, Robin Wright, Scarlett Johansson. Is Charlize Theron now also on the list?

Speculation that the two Oscar winners are dating heated up more


16th Annual Gotham Awards - Chapter 9 – Video Clip | Spike
The Assassination of Richard Nixon - Zebras – Video Clip | Spike
The Assassination of Richard Nixon - Director's Commentary – Video Clip | Spike
The Assassination of Richard Nixon - Believing in Yourself – Video Clip | Spike

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Gangster Squad
The Tree of Life
Gangster Squad
Gangster Squad (plus bonus features)

More Sean Penn Movies Videos

If God Is Willing and Da Creek Don't Rise (Part 2)
If God Is Willing and Da Creek Don't Rise (Part 1)
Charlie Rose - Actor Sean Penn on his work in Haiti (July 19, 2010)

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TV Listings



Year Title Description
2013 Gangster Squad Movie, Actor - Mickey Cohen
2011 The Tree Of Life Movie, Actor - Jack
2010 If God Is Willing and Da Creek Don't Rise TV Show Series, Remarks by
2010 Phil Ochs Movie, Actor - Himself
2010 Fair Game Movie, Actor - Joe Wilson

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Sean Penn on the Death of Hugo Chavez: "I Lost a Friend"

Despite his criticisms of the United States, Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez did have supporters in Hollywood, including Sean Penn, who mourned Chavez's death Tuesday.

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez dead at 58

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Charlie Sheen Says Sean Penn, Johnny Depp Are Best Partiers

Charlie Sheen is well-known for being quite the party boy in Hollywood, but you may be surprised to hear who he thinks are the craziest partiers... read more

Box Office: Zero Dark Thirty Rises to No. 1, Beats Gangster Squad

In its first week of wide release, Zero Dark Thirty skyrocketed from No. 16 to No. 1 to beat new entries A Haunted House and Gangster Squad.

The military thriller, which earned five Oscar nominations, grossed an estimated... read more

Sean Penn Implies Marriage to Robin Wright Was a "Fraud"

They say time heals all wounds, but apparently two years is not enough to mend Sean Penn's heart. The actor, who divorced Robin Wright after fourteen years in 2010, recently opened up about marriage in an interview with Esquire.

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Scarlett Johansson on "Horrible" Divorce From Ryan Reynolds: It's Still "Weird"

Scarlett Johansson may have a new man in her life, but she says that she's still getting over her divorce from Ryan Reynolds.

"It was horrible," The Avengers actress told Vogue. "Of course it's horrible. It was devastating. It really throws you. You think that your life is going to be one way, and then, for various reasons or whatever, it doesn't work... read more

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