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Andrew Garfield

Andrew Garfield

Andrew Garfield is a BAFTA-winning actor and a Golden Globe nominee for his work in The Social Network. Garfield is currently making his Broadway debut in the revival of Arthur Miller's Pulitzer Prize-winning play Death of a Salesman, directed by Mike Nichols. Garfield plays Willy Loman's underachieving son, Biff.

Garfield recently starred opposite Keira Knightley and Carey Mulligan in Mark Romanek's Never Let Me Go. Other screen projects include Terry Gilliam's The Imaginarium of Dr Parnassus; Spike Jonze's robot love story I'm Here; Robert Redford's Lions For Lambs; Revolution Films' Red Riding Trilogy - 1974, directed by Julian Jarrold; and John Crowley's Boy A, for which he earned the Best Actor BAFTA in 2008.

Garfield's career began in theatre and in 2006 his performances in Beautiful Thing (Sound Space/Kit Productions), The Overwhelming and Burn, Chatroom, and Citizenship (Royal National Theatre) won him the award for Outstanding Newcomer at the Evening Standard Awards, and the Jack Tinker Award for Most Promising Newcomer at the Critics Circle Awards. Other notable theatre credits include "Romeo and Juliet€ (Manchester Royal Exchange) and Kes (Manchester Royal Exchange), for which he received the Most Promising Newcomer Award at the Manchester Evening News Awards 2004.


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Andrew Garfield Facts

Birth Name Andrew Russell Garfield
OccupationActor
BirthdayAugust 20, 1983 (33)
SignLeo
BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, USA
Height6' (1m83)  How tall is Andrew Garfield compared to you?

Selected Filmography

Hacksaw Ridge
99 Homes
Silence
The Amazing Spider-Man
The Amazing Spider-Man 2
The Social Network
The Other Boleyn Girl
The Imaginarium Of Doctor Parnassus
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