Terrence Howard

Terrence Dashon Howard (born March 11, 1969) is an Academy Award-nominated American actor. Having his first major role in the 1995 film Mr. Holland's Opus, which subsequently led to a number of roles in films and high visibility among African American audiences. Howard broke into the mainstream with a succession of well-reviewed television and film roles between 2004 and 2006. Among his roles in movies includes Ray, Lackawanna Blues, Crash, Four Brothers, Hustle & Flow, Get Rich or Die Tryin', Idlewild, The Brave One. Howard co-starred in Iron Man and reprised the role in the video game adaption. He was replaced in this role in the sequel Iron Man 2, by Academy Award nominee Don Cheadle (his Crash co-star). Howard was born in Chicago, Illinois and raised in Cleveland, Ohio. At 18, he moved to New York City to pursue an acting career. He had auditioned for The Cosby Show and was cast in the role and later, Howard had a principal role in a short-lived CBS sitcom, Tall Hopes. He went on to portray Jackie Jackson in The Jacksons: An American Dream, an ABC miniseries. Three years later, he made his big film break in 1995's Mr. Holland's Opus. He continued with television and movie roles and co-starred as Greg Sparks in the late-1990s television series Sparks. Howard also appeared in The Best Man in 1999, in Ashanti's music video for her 2002 single "Foolish", and in Mary J. Blige's video for "Be Without You". Howard also made an appearance on the TV series Family Matters. Howard has also worked as a film producer for the movie Pride. In 2008, Howard hosted the PBS' series Independent Lens. Also in 2008, he made his Broadway debut, playing Brick in an all-African-American production of Tennessee Williams' Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, directed by Debbie Allen. Later that year, Howard made a guest appearance in the short film For All Mankind directed by Daniel L. Clifton and in 2009, he starred in the movie Fighting. In 2010, Howard joined the cast of the new Law & Order: Los Angeles installment of the Law & Order franchise, wherein he will play Deputy District Attorney Joe Dekker. Terrence ventured into the music industry with his debut pop album, Shine through It, heavily inspired by popular soul singers such as Marvin Gaye and Curtis Mayfield, was released in September 2008. Howard, who lives outside Philadelphia in Lafayette Hill, He has three children from a previous marriage: two daughters (Aubrey and Heaven) and a son (Hunter).

Geburtstag: 11.03.1969

Geburtsort: Chicago, Illinois, USA

Anzahl der Filme, die wir schon mit Terrence Howard gesehen haben: 5

Anzahl aller Filme, in denen Terrence Howard mitgespielt hat: 69

  • Cut Throat City
    Rolle: The Saint
  • Gully
    Rolle: Mr. Christmas
  • Terrence Howard's Fright Club
  • Cardboard Boxer
    Rolle: Pope
  • Term Life
    Rolle: Sheriff Braydon
  • St. Vincent
    Rolle: Zucko
  • Lullaby
    Rolle: Dr. Crier
  • Sabotage
    Rolle: Julius 'Sugar' Edmonds
  • Take Me to the River
    Rolle: Himself - Host
  • The Best Man Holiday
    Rolle: Quentin
  • Prisoners
    Rolle: Franklin Birch
  • The Butler
    Rolle: Howard
  • House of Bodies
    Rolle: Starks
  • Dead Man Down
    Rolle: Alphonse
  • Movie 43
    Rolle: Coach Jackson (segment "Victory's Glory")
  • Croom
  • The Company You Keep
    Rolle: FBI Agent Cornelius
  • On the Road
    Rolle: Walter
  • Red Tails
    Rolle: Col. A.J. Bullard
  • Bob Ross: The Happy Painter
    Rolle: Himself
  • Winnie Mandela
    Rolle: Nelson Mandela
  • The Ledge
    Rolle: Hollis Lucetti
  • Little Murder
    Rolle: Drag Hammerman
  • The Princess and the Frog
    Rolle: James (voice)
  • Fighting
    Rolle: Harvey Boarden
  • B.B. King: Soundstage - Live
  • 2008 World Series
    Rolle: narrator
  • I Am Iron Man
    Rolle: Himself
  • Iron Man
    Rolle: James "Rhodey" Rhodes
  • The Perfect Holiday
    Rolle: Bah Humbug
  • Awake
    Rolle: Dr. Jack Harper
  • August Rush
    Rolle: Richard Jeffries
  • The Brave One
    Rolle: Detective Mercer
  • The Hunting Party
    Rolle: Duck
  • Pride
    Rolle: Jim Ellis
  • Motherland Afghanistan
    Rolle: Narrator
  • Idlewild
    Rolle: Trumpy
  • Get Rich or Die Tryin'
    Rolle: Bama
  • Four Brothers
    Rolle: Lt. Green
  • Hustle & Flow
    Rolle: DJay
  • Crash
    Rolle: Cameron Thayer
  • Animal
    Rolle: Darius Allen
  • Their Eyes Were Watching God
    Rolle: Amos Hicks
  • Lackawanna Blues
    Rolle: Bill Crosby
  • The Salon
    Rolle: Patrick
  • Ray
    Rolle: Gossie McGee
  • Love Chronicles
    Rolle: T-Roy
  • Biker Boyz
    Rolle: Chu Chu (as Terrence Dashon Howard)
  • Intimate Affairs
    Rolle: Lorenz
  • Hart's War
    Rolle: Lt. Lincoln A. Scott
  • Glitter
    Rolle: Timothy Walker
  • Angel Eyes
    Rolle: Robby
  • Boycott
    Rolle: Ralph Abernathy
  • Love Beat the Hell Outta Me
  • Big Momma's House
    Rolle: Lester Vesco
  • Muhammad Ali: King of the World
    Rolle: Cassius Clay
  • The Best Man
    Rolle: Quentin
  • Best Laid Plans
    Rolle: Jimmy
  • Valerie Flake
    Rolle: Hitchhiker
  • Butter
    Rolle: Dexter Banks (as Terrence Dashon Howard)
  • The Players Club
    Rolle: K.C.
  • Spark
    Rolle: Byron
  • Double Tap
    Rolle: Ulysses
  • Johns
    Rolle: Jimmy the Warlock
  • Sunset Park
    Rolle: Spaceman (as Terrence DaShon Howard)
  • Mr. Holland's Opus
    Rolle: Louis Russ
  • Dead Presidents
    Rolle: Cowboy
  • The O.J. Simpson Story
    Rolle: Young A.C.
  • Who's the Man?
    Rolle: Customer