Born on April 14, 1973 in New York, New York
The epic tale of Harry Houdini from his humble beginnings to his rise to fame.
|Emmy (Primetime) (2015)||Nominated||Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or a Movie|
|Screen Actors Guild Awards (2015)||Nominated||Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries|
Adrien Brody as "Dmitri"
In the 1930s, the Grand Budapest Hotel is a popular European ski resort, presided over by concierge Gustave H. (Ralph Fiennes). Zero, a junior lobby boy, becomes Gustave's friend and protege. Gustave prides himself on providing first-class service to the hotel's guests, including satisfying the sexual needs of the many elderly women who stay there. When one of Gustave's lovers dies mysteriously, Gustave finds himself the recipient of a priceless painting and the chief suspect in her murder.
|Screen Actors Guild Awards (2014)||Nominated||Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture|
Adrien Brody as "Salvador"
Gil Pender (Owen Wilson) is a screenwriter and aspiring novelist. Vacationing in Paris with his fiancee (Rachel McAdams), he has taken to touring the city alone. On one such late-night excursion, Gil encounters a group of strange -- yet familiar -- revelers, who sweep him along, apparently back in time, for a night with some of the Jazz Age's icons of art and literature. The more time Gil spends with these cultural heroes of the past, the more dissatisfied he becomes with the present.
|Screen Actors Guild Awards (2011)||Nominated||Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture|
Adrien Brody as "Wladyslaw Szpilman"
In this adaptation of the autobiography "The Pianist: The Extraordinary True Story of One Man's Survival in Warsaw, 1939-1945," Wladyslaw Szpilman (Adrien Brody), a Polish Jewish radio station pianist, sees Warsaw change gradually as World War II begins. Szpilman is forced into the Warsaw Ghetto, but is later separated from his family during Operation Reinhard. From this time until the concentration camp prisoners are released, Szpilman hides in various locations among the ruins of Warsaw.
|Academy Award (2002)||Won||Actor in a Leading Role|
|British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2002)||Nominated||Actor in a Leading Role|
|Golden Globe (2002)||Nominated||Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama|
|Screen Actors Guild Awards (2002)||Nominated||Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role|