Donald Sutherland

Donald McNichol Sutherland (born 17 July 1935) is a Canadian actor whose film career spans more than seven decades. Sutherland has been nominated for eight Golden Globe Awards, winning two for his performances in the television films ''Citizen X'' (1995) and ''Path to War'' (2002); the former also earned him a Primetime Emmy Award. An inductee of the Hollywood Walk of Fame and Canadian Walk of Fame, he also received a Canadian Academy Award for the drama film ''Threshold'' (1981). Several media outlets and film critics describe him as one of the best actors who have never received an Academy Award nomination. In 2017, he received an Academy Honorary Award for his contributions to cinema.

Sutherland rose to fame after starring in films including ''The Dirty Dozen'' (1967), ''M*A*S*H'' (1970), ''Kelly's Heroes'' (1970), ''Klute'' (1971), ''Don't Look Now'' (1973), ''Fellini's Casanova'' (1976), ''1900'' (1976), '' The Eagle Has Landed'' (1976), ''Animal House'' (1978), ''Invasion of the Body Snatchers'' (1978), ''Ordinary People'' (1980), and ''Eye of the Needle'' (1981). He later went on to star in many other films where he appeared either in leading or supporting roles such as ''A Dry White Season'' (1989), ''JFK'' (1991), ''Outbreak'' (1995), ''A Time to Kill'' (1996), ''Without Limits'' (1998), ''Big Shot's Funeral'' (2001), ''The Italian Job'' (2003), ''Cold Mountain'' (2003), ''Pride & Prejudice'' (2005), ''Aurora Borealis'' (2006) and ''The Hunger Games'' franchise (2012–2015).

He is the father of actors Kiefer Sutherland, Rossif Sutherland and Angus Sutherland. Provided by Wikipedia

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Published 1978
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Published 1990
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