Thomas Jane: biography
The United States is famous for the number of directors and actors, who gained worldwide fame. Such a person was Thomas Jane, a brilliant representative of the profession, a specialist in the field of television, producer and screenwriter, director. The owner of titles and awards for the realized projects.
Childhood and youth
February 22, 1970 the heir was born in the family Elliott. His biography refers to the place of birth as Baltimore, Maryland, USA. The boy became attached to film making and directing from an early age. It is difficult to say that he was interested in exact sciences in his youth. The guy tried to take the maximum out of life.
Thomas lived with his father's name from his birth but later took his mother's maiden name. After graduating from high school in 1987, he was seventeen years old and he went in search of glory with his small luggage and without a single dollar in his pocket.
His path to Hollywood was long. He sang in the passages and on the streets of an unfamiliar city without his home, money and acquaintances. He had to work as a street musician, spend the night in his earn a living.
The actor said the following phrase in an interview:
"I had a few songs in my repertoire, these are 'Hey Joe' and 'Knockin' on heaven's Door.'
It seemed that people give the artist the money that guy stopped singing. He was seen and invited to audition for the film by coincidence.
His first role was in the film Padamati Sandhya Ragam, he played a main role in the movie and received the early recognition of the audience in 1987. After that, Thomas Jane had a lot to learn. In addition to charisma and talent, directors also required basic knowledge of acting.
Mother of the young man is a fan of Stephen King, so he accepted the offer to play a role in the film adaptation of works despite the difficulties. He lived each film as the last one. Success is to convey the image of the hero. He was able to turn into the role, adjust and present emotions accurately.
His career and filmography have a lot of interesting points. The story begins with a dozen main roles, episodes, movies. His experience helped to find what he wanted during all his life, to find professionalism and love of the audience. He is dedicated not to those people, who overcame difficulties and lost purpose through endless rehearsals, filming and samples. The actor was nominated for the Golden Globe Awards three times.
Buffy the Vampire Slayer is a series of thousands of teenagers around the world fell in love in 1992, the actor was only 22 at the time of filming.
The movie Nemesis, shot in 1993, was a creative break in the life of the artist. After the film distribution, he did not participate in the filming for three years. In 1996, the film The Crow: City of Angels was very famous. Fans were shocked by the role in this genre.1997 was a challenging year for him. Thomas Jane's works are Face/Off - Burke Hicks, Hollywood Confidential - Lee, Boogie Nights, The Last Time I Committed Suicide - Neal Cassady.
The actor lived about three plots in the films Thursday, where he played a participant in the action named Casey, as well as The Thin Red Line and The Velocity of Gary in 1998. In 2000, the horror film called Deep Blue Sea was released. Besides, he has the roles in Magnolia and Molly.
The film The Mist demonstrated a fantastic ability to integrate from one mood to another. According to the idea of the writers, the disaster that covered the city, threatens the population. The actor fought with supernatural forces and entities, trying to survive.
Dreamcatcher is a movie of 2003, where the actor stood out his emotional presentation. The story tells that four teenagers, who saved the alien from trouble and it gave the saviors the ability to see, hear and do things that they will have to cope throughout the adventure. A friendly meeting was crucial and suggested the danger to the human world in the end.
The film The Punisher, which was shot in 2004, helped Thomas to understand what the actor can do and knows a lot, his creative potential will be enough much more to play not only beautiful guys. It's about the punishment of those people, who were involved in the young man's death.
The actor showed his character, showed a sense of humor, features that he did not reveal to the public through his participation in the filming.
The movie 1922, shot in 2017, was a breakthrough and confirmed the genius and professionalism of the artist once again.
The man is popular. He received worldwide recognition, he is recognized in Europe and the East. However, Thomas did not advertise his own life. The press managed to learn a few facts about what happens in the life of the actor but it was not enough for the fans.
The first marriage lasted six years. His wife was Aysha Hauer. Filming, public life and some unknown personal moments put an end in this union in 1995.
The wedding with the glamorous diva Patricia Arquette struck fans and those, who followed his work. Thomas managed to have a child over the years of their living together. When the couple decided to break up, Harlow Olivia Calliope was three years old.
Thomas Jane now
Both parents are involved in the life, education and upbringing of their girl. His daughter attends drawing clubs, goes to dances and ballet. She wants to be an actress like mom and dad, loves to spend time with his father, even when the actor rarely comes. Thomas Jane has a net worth of $10 million.
Thomas Jane was repeatedly compared with an actor from France. His resemblance to Christopher Lambert flattered the young artist. They have the same height of 5,9 feet (180 centimeters).
The general features and physique of the actors confuse the audience but there they have one distinguishing feature -Christopher has gray hair for many years. If you follow their latest photos on social networks, there will be irrefutable evidence of this.
- 1999 — Deep Blue Sea
- 1999 — Molly
- 2000 — Under Suspicion
- 2001 — Original Sin
- 2001 — Eden
- 2002 — The Sweetest Thing
- 2003 — Dreamcatcher
- 2003 — Stander
- 2004 — The Punisher
- 2007 — The Mist
- 2008 — Mutant Chronicles
- 2009 — Dark Country
- 2015 — Standoff
- 2016 — The Veil
- 2016 — Before I Wake