• J.T.  Walsh

    J.T. Walsh

    Born on September 28th, 1943

    From San Francisco, California

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Hope

A white teen (Jena Malone) stands up to bigoted neighbors in the 1960s to tell the truth about a black boy's death.

Nominated
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie
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Sling Blade

Mentally disabled Karl Childers (Billy Bob Thornton) is released from the mental hospital where he has spent most of his life after murdering his mother and her lover. He soon forms a bond with Frank (Lucas Black), a boy whose father committed suicide. When Frank's mother, Linda (Natalie Canerday), lets Karl stay at their house, her cruel boyfriend, Doyle (Dwight Yoakam), tries to get Karl removed. Determined to protect his friend, Karl devises a way to save Frank from years of Doyle's abuse.

Screen Actors Guild Awards (1997)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
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Nixon

This film is a biographical examination of former U.S. President Richard Nixon (Anthony Hopkins). The non-chronological narrative explores Nixon's personal and professional life, touching on his youth, college years, and political triumphs and failures. Nixon is seen as a child born to austere Quaker parents, as a young attorney wooing his future wife, Pat (Joan Allen), and as an astute but dour politician. After finally becoming president, Nixon is embroiled in the infamous Watergate scandal.

Screen Actors Guild Awards (1996)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture