Harrison Ford Biography
Harrison Ford is a famous American actor best known role as Han Solo in the epic space opera film Star Wars. Likewise, he also rose to prominence with his starring role of Indiana Jones in the iconic media series Indiana Jones.
How old is Harrison Ford? – Age
Ford is 81 years old as of 2023. He was born on July 13, 1942, in Chicago, lllinois, United States, where he also grew up.
How tall is Harrison Ford? – Height
The actor stands at a height of 6 feet 1 inches (1.80 m) tall.
Harrison Ford’s Mother, Father – Family
Harrison was born and brought up by his loving and supportive parents, Dorothy and John William Christopher Ford. His mother Dorothy was a radio actress while his father Christopher was a former actor and an Advertising executive. More so, he grew up together with his younger brother, Terence who was born in 1945.
Harrison Ford’s Education
Ford attended Maine Township East High school for his secondary studies. He then enrolled at Ripon College in Wisconsin, where he did some acting. During this time, he appeared in the music play “The Threepenny Opera” as Mac the Knife.
Is Harrison Ford Married? – Wife
Harrison has been married to his beautiful wife, Calista Flockhart, for quite a long time now. Together they have been blessed with Five children, two who are Malcom and Georgia ford born after 20 years of being together. Furthermore, their youngest son Calista Flockhart was adopted by his wife before their they met in 2002.
Ford is a vastly recognised actor best known for his starring roles in various films and TV Shows. He made his first appearance in the film Dead Heat on a Merry-Go-Round where he starred as a bellboy. He later received his first significant role in George Lucas’ 1973 movie “American Graffiti.
Additionally, he also appeared in the films, The Conversation and Apocalypse Now for Francis Ford Coppola. Afterward, he starred as Han Solo in the 1977 film “Star Wars” which lead to his prominence. He also appeared in several films including, The Empire Strikes Back, Return of the Jedi, and Force Awakens.
Moreover, he is popularly known for his appearance in the film franchise Indiana Jones. He also starred as Rick Deckard in the dystopian science fiction films “Blade Runner”. Similarly, he played Tom Clancys’ character Jack Ryan in the spy thriller films “Patriot Games” and “Clear and Present Danger”.
Furthermore, he is now starring in the comedy series “Shrinking” and the western series “1923”. On the other hand, he is a licenced pilot who has frequently supported emergency services in rescue operations. He is also an environmentalist, having served as the first Vice Chair of Conservation International in 1991.
Harrison Ford’s Net Worth
Citing his acting career, Harrison has an estimated net worth of $300 Million.
Movies & TV Shows
- American Graffiti
- The Conversation
- Star Wars
- Apocalypse Now
- The Empire Srikes Back
- Raiders of the Lost Ark
- Blade Runner
- Return of the Jedi
- Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom
- The Mosquito Coast
- Working Girl
- Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade
- Presumed Innocent
- Regarding Henry
- Patriot Games
- The Fugitive
- Clear and Present Danger
- The Devil’s Own
- Air Force One
- Six Days, Seven Nights
- What Lies Beneath
- The Call of the Wind
- Indiana Jones and the Dial of Destiny
You can find and follow Ford on Twitter using the account name: @HarrisonFordLA