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Aaron Eckhart Biography, Family, Wife, Movies, Children and Net Worth

Aaron Eckhart Biography

Aaron Eckhart is an American actor and was born on March 12, 1968, in Cupertino, California, the son of Mary Martha Eckhart (née Lawrence), a writer, artist, and poet, and James Conrad Eckhart, a computer executive.

he attended American International School of Sydney for his high school senior year; he further developed his acting skills in productions like Waiting for Godot, where he admits that he gave a “terrible” performance.In the autumn of his senior year, Eckhart left school to take a job at the Warringah Mall movie theater. He eventually earned his diploma through an adult education course.

Aaron Eckhart Acting Career

As an undergraduate at BYU, Eckhart met director and writer Neil LaBute, who cast him in several of his own original plays. Five years later Eckhart made a debut as an unctuous, sociopathic ladies’ man in LaBute’s black comedy film In the Company of Men (1997).

Under LaBute’s guidance he worked in the director’s films Your Friends & Neighbors (1998), Nurse Betty (2000), and Possession(2002).

Eckhart gained wide recognition as George in Steven Soderbergh’s critically acclaimed film Erin Brockovich (2000), and in 2006 received a Golden Globe nomination for Best Actor for his portrayal of Nick Naylor in Thank You for Smoking. Another mainstream breakout occurred in 2008 when he starred in the blockbuster Batman film The Dark Knight as District Attorney Harvey Dent.

Other key roles include The Pledge (2001), The Core (2003), Rabbit Hole (2010) Battle: Los Angeles (2011), Olympus Has Fallen (2013) and its sequel London Has Fallen (2016), I, Frankenstein (2014), and Sully (2016).

Aaron Eckhart Wife

Eckhart was engaged to Kristyn Osborn, from 2006 to 2007 and divorced.

Aaron Eckhart Height

Eckhart is 6’0″ (1.83m).

Aaron Eckhart Age

Eckhart is 49 years of age.

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