Born on August 14, 1959 in La Jolla, California
Marcia Harden as "Billie McCandless"
Christopher McCandless (Emile Hirsch), son of wealthy parents (Marcia Gay Harden, William Hurt), graduates from Emory University as a top student and athlete. However, instead of embarking on a prestigious and profitable career, he chooses to give his savings to charity, rid himself of his possessions, and set out on a journey to the Alaskan wilderness.
|Screen Actors Guild Awards (2007)||Nominated||Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture|