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Billy Bob Thornton

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Date of Birth August 4, 1955
Place of Birth Hot Springs
Country United States
Religion Not Available
Age 66 years, 3 months, 3 days
Horoscope Leo

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Billy Bob Thornton net worth, birthday, age, height, weight, wiki, fact 2020-21! In this article, we will discover how old is Billy Bob Thornton? Who is Billy Bob Thornton dating now & how much money does Billy Bob Thornton have?

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Spouse Connie Angland
Children(s) Amanda Thornton, Bella Thornton, Harry James Thornton, William Thornton

Billy Bob Thornton Biography

Billy Bob Thornton is a famous Movie Actor, who was born on August 4, 1955 in United States. Actor who directed, wrote and starred in the 1996 feature Sling Blade. The film earned him a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor and an Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay. He also played memorable roles in the films Monster’s Ball, Bad Santa, A Simple Plan, Bandits, The Man Who Wasn’t There and Friday Night Lights. According to Astrologers, Billy Bob Thornton's zodiac sign is Leo.

Billy Bob Thornton was born on August 4, 1955, in Alpine, Arkansas, the son of Virginia Roberta (née Faulkner; died July 29, 2017), a self-proclaimed psychic, and William Raymond “Billy Ray” Thornton (November 1929 – August 1974), a high school history teacher and basketball coach. His brother Jimmy Don (April 1958 – October 1988) wrote a number of songs; Thornton recorded two of them (“Island Avenue” and “Emily”) on his solo albums. He is of part Irish descent. He has another brother, John David Thornton.

He was engaged to actress Laura Dern in the late 1990’s, but they separated before marriage. He then got married to actress Angelina Jolie in 2000, and their marriage ended three years later. In 2003, he began dating Connie Angland. He has two sons, William and Harry, and two daughters, Bella and Amanda.

Billy Bob Thornton (born August 4, 1955) is an American actor, writer, director, and musician.

Ethnicity, religion & political views

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Thornton lived in numerous places in Arkansas during his childhood, including Alpine, Malvern, and Mount Holly. He was raised Methodist in an extended family in a shack that had no electricity or plumbing. He graduated from Malvern High School in 1973. A good high school baseball player, he tried out for the Kansas City Royals, but was released after an injury. After a short period laying asphalt for the Arkansas State Transportation Department, he attended Henderson State University to pursue studies in psychology but dropped out after two semesters.

Billy Bob Thornton Net Worth

Billy Bob Thornton is one of the richest Movie Actor & listed on most popular Movie Actor. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Billy Bob Thornton net worth is approximately $45 Million.

Billy Bob Thornton Net Worth & Salary
Net Worth $45 Million
Salary Under Review
Source of Income Movie Actor
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House Living in own house.

While working as a struggling actor, he picked up jobs in telemarketing, offshore wind farming, and fast food management. He rose to fame for his early role on the sitcom Hearts Afire.

Thornton lived in numerous places in Arkansas during his childhood, including Alpine, Malvern, and Mount Holly. He was raised Methodist in an extended family in a shack that had no electricity or plumbing. He graduated from Malvern High School in 1973. A good high school baseball player, he tried out for the Kansas City Royals, but was released after an injury. After a short period laying asphalt for the Arkansas State Transportation Department, he attended Henderson State University to pursue studies in psychology but dropped out after two semesters.

From the time he was 10 years old, Thornton has been in bands. His first performance was on drums at a school PTA meeting where his band played “The Ballad of The Green Berets” instrumentally. Several bands followed, with Thornton’s first recording experience coming at Widget Sound in Muscle Shoals, Alabama in 1974. Later in the 1970s, Thornton was the drummer of a blues rock band named Tres Hombres. Guitarist Billy Gibbons referred to the band as “the best little cover band in Texas”, and Thornton bears a tattoo with the band’s name on it.

Billy Bob Thornton Height

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Billy Bob Thornton Height & Body Stats
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In 2015, he earned a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor in a Miniseries or TV Movie for his role in Fargo. He is also a singer-songwriter. He has released multiple solo albums and he became the lead singer of the blues rock band The Boxmasters.

From 1978 to 1980, he was married to Melissa Lee Gatlin, who in her divorce petition cited “incompatibility and adultery on his part”. They had a daughter, Amanda (Brumfield), who in 2008 was sentenced to 20 years in prison for the death of her friend’s 1-year-old daughter.

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In 1985, Thornton joined Piet Botha in the South African rock band Jack Hammer, while Botha worked in Los Angeles. Thornton recorded one studio album with Jack Hammer, Death of a Gypsy, which was released in 1986.

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Ranked on the list of most popular Movie Actor. Also ranked in the elit list of famous celebrity born in United States. Billy Bob Thornton celebrates birthday on August 4 of every year.

In the mid-1980s, Thornton settled in Los Angeles to pursue his career as an actor, with future writing partner Tom Epperson. He had a difficult time succeeding as an actor and worked in telemarketing, offshore wind farming, and fast food management between auditioning for acting jobs. He also played the drums and sang with South African rock band Jack Hammer. While working as a waiter for an industry event, he served film director and screenwriter Billy Wilder. He struck up a conversation with Wilder, who advised Thornton to consider a career as a screenwriter.

Thornton married actress Toni Lawrence in 1986; they separated the following year and divorced in 1988.

From 1990 to 1992, he was married to actress Cynda Williams, whom he cast in his writing debut, One False Move (1992).

Thornton had his first break when he co-wrote and starred in the 1992 thriller One False Move, and received international attention after writing, directing, and starring in the independent drama film Sling Blade (1996), for which he won an Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay and was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actor. He appeared in several major film roles in the 1990s following Sling Blade, including Oliver Stone’s neo-noir U Turn (1997), political drama Primary Colors (1998), science fiction disaster film Armageddon (1998), the highest-grossing film of that year, and the crime drama A Simple Plan (1998), which earned him his third Oscar nomination.

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