Born on January 7, 1971
From Modesto, California
Jeremy Renner as "Mayor Carmine Polito"
Irving Rosenfeld (Christian Bale) dabbles in forgery and loan-sharking, but when he falls for fellow grifter Sydney Prosser (Amy Adams), things change in a big way. Caught red-handed by FBI agent Richie DiMaso (Bradley Cooper), Irv and Sydney are forced to work under cover as part of DiMaso's sting operation to nail a New Jersey mayor (Jeremy Renner). Meanwhile, Irv's jealous wife (Jennifer Lawrence) may be the one to bring everyone's world crashing down. Based on the 1970s Abscam case.
|Screen Actors Guild Awards (2013)||Won||Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture|
Jeremy Renner as "James Coughlin"
Doug MacRay (Ben Affleck) leads a band of ruthless bank robbers and has no real attachments except for James (Jeremy Renner), who -- despite his dangerous temper -- is like a brother. Everything changes for Doug when James briefly takes a hostage, bank employee Claire Keesey. Learning that she lives in the gang's neighborhood, Doug seeks her out to discover what she knows, and he falls in love. As the romance deepens, he wants out of his criminal life, but that could threaten Claire.
|Academy Award (2010)||Nominated||Actor in a Supporting Role|
|Golden Globe (2010)||Nominated||Best Performance By an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture|
|Screen Actors Guild Awards (2010)||Nominated||Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role|
Jeremy Renner as "Staff Sergeant William James"
Staff Sgt. William James (Jeremy Renner), Sgt. J.T. Sanborn (Anthony Mackie) and Specialist Owen Eldridge (Brian Geraghty) are members of a bomb-disposal unit in Baghdad. As their tour of duty enters its final weeks, the men face a set of increasingly hazardous situations, any of which could end their lives in an explosive instant.
|Academy Award (2009)||Nominated||Actor in a Leading Role|
|British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2009)||Nominated||Leading Actor|
|Screen Actors Guild Awards (2009)||Nominated||Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role|
|Screen Actors Guild Awards (2009)||Nominated||Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture|