Frederic Fenimore Forrest Jr. is an American actor. Forrest came to public attention for his performance in When the Legends Die, which earned him a nomination for the Golden Globe Award for Most Promising Newcomer. He went on to receive Academy and Golden Globe Award nominations in the Best Supporting Actor category for his portrayal of Huston Dyer in musical drama The Rose. Forrest portrayed Jay "Chef" Hicks in Francis Ford Coppola's epic war film Apocalypse Now, and collaborated with Coppola on four other films: The Conversation, One from the Heart, Hammett and Tucker: The Man and His Dream. Other credits include The Missouri Breaks, The Two Jakes and Falling Down, along with the television series 21 Jump Street, Lonesome Dove and Die Kinder.
|Born:||Frederic Fenimore Forrest Jr, December 23, 1936, Waxahachie, Texas, U.S.|
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About Frederic Forrest
Famous actor who became known for his performances in films like Apocalypse Now and The Conversation, among others. He received a Best Supporting Actor Oscar nomination for his role in the film, The Rose.
He became interested in acting when he was seven years old.
In 2006, he played Willie's Father in All the King's Men.
He divorced his second wife, Marilu Henner, in 1983.
He appeared in four films that were directed by prolific director Francis Ford Coppola.
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