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Palms, California, USA
Claim to Fame
The Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys
Actor/Actress, Soundtrack, Art Department
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Hamilton High School Academy of Music, Los Angeles, CA
Full Name at Birth
Emile Davenport Hirsch
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Emile Davenport Hirsch (born March 13, 1985) is an American television and film actor. He began performing in the late 1990s, appearing in several television films and series, and became known as a film actor after roles in Lords of Dogtown, The Emperor's Club, The Girl Next Door, Alpha Dog, and the Sean Penn-directed film Into the Wild. In 2008, Hirsch starred in Speed Racer and Milk. His most recent films include Taking Woodstock, The Darkest Hour, Oliver Stone's Savages, and David Gordon Green's Prince Avalanche, which premiered at the 2013 Sundance Film Festival and co-stars Paul Rudd. He participated in "Summit on the Summit", an expedition to the top of Mount Kilimanjaro to raise awareness of the need for clean water in the world.
Emile Hirsch was born in Topanga, California. His mother, Margaret Esther (née Davenport), is a visual artist and teacher who designed pop-up books, and his father, David M. Hirsch, is an entrepreneur, manager, and producer. He has an older sister, Jenny. Hirsch is of part Jewish descent. He was raised in Los Angeles, California, and Santa Fe, New Mexico, where he lived with his mother for several years after his parents divorced. His sister introduced him to acting when they were enrolled at the Will Geer Theatricum, a summer drama camp in Topanga. He attended Topanga Canyon Elementary School, Paul Revere Middle School and the Academy of Music at Alexander Hamilton High School in Los Angeles.
actor welcomed his first child -- a baby boy -- Sunday October 20, 2013 in Florida, with an unnamed woman he formerly dated. The baby’s name is Valor, coming in at 6 pounds and 2 ounces.
Emile Davenport Hirsch (born March 13, 1985) is an American film actor, whose works include Into the Wild, Lone Survivor, Milk, Prince Avalanche, The Motel Life, Speed Racer and the A&E networks simulcast miniseries Bonnie & Clyde. He began performing in the late 1990s, and became known as a film actor after roles in Lords of Dogtown, The Emperor's Club, The Girl Next Door, Alpha Dog and the Sean Penn-directed film Into the Wild.
Couple Profile Source
David M. Hirsch
Margaret Esther Davenport
Valor Hirsch (son)
Roger Dodger, On the Waterfront, A Streetcar Named Desire, The Usual Suspects, The Mosquito Coast
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling)
Silver Lining Entertainment, William Morris Endeavor
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