Armie Hammer as Marty Ginsburg
Armie Hammer received an Independent Spirit Award and Golden Globe nomination for his role in Luca Guadagnino's Call Me By Your Name, opposite Timothee Chalamet. The film premiered to rave reviews at Sundance 2017, before going onto the awards circuit later that year. The film earned BAFTA, Golden Globe and Oscar nominations. Sony Pictures Classics released the film on November 24, 2017.
Hammer can currently be seen starring in Boots Riley’s film Sorry To Bother You. Annapurna purchased the film following its debut at Sundance and later released it July 6th. The cast also includes Tessa Thompson, Lakeith Stanfield and Omari Hardwick.
He will next be seen starring in Mimi Leder’s Ruth Bader Ginsburg biopic, On The Basis of Sex, opposite Felicity Jones. Hammer portrays the role of Ginsburg’s husband, Martin. Focus Features will release the film December 25th.
Next year, Hammer will appear in Anthony Maras’ film Hotel Mumbai, alongside Dev Patel. The film is based on the terrorist attack which took place at the Taj Mahal Palace Hotel in India by Pakistani militants. Bleecker Street will distribute the film, which will first premiere at The Toronto International Film Festival this September. He will also star in Babak Anvari’s Untitled Project, opposite Dakota Johnson.
This July, Hammer made his Broadway debut in Anna D. Shapiro’s play Straight White Men, which opened at the Helen Hayes Theater. The cast also includes Josh Charles, Ty Defoe and Paul Schneider. The last performance will take place on September 9th.
Earlier this year, Hammer voiced the role of “Jackson Storm” for Pixar’s Cars 3 which released in June. He also starred in Ben Wheatley’s film Free Fire alongside Cillian Murphy and Brie Larson. The film premiered at the 2016 Toronto International Film Festival, earning the People’s Choice Award for ‘Midnight Madness’ and A24 released the film on April 21st.
In 2016, Hammer appeared in Tom Ford’s critically acclaimed film Nocturnal Animals alongside Jake Gyllenhaal, Amy Adams and Michael Shannon. Focus Features released the film on November 18, 2016.
In 2015, Hammer starred with Henry Cavill in the spy thriller The Man from U.N.C.L.E., playing Russian spy Illya Kuryakin and American agent Napoleon Solo, respectively. The film was released by Warner Brothers on August 14, 2015.
In 2013, Hammer starred as the title character in The Lone Ranger, alongside Johnny Depp, directed by Gore Verbinski and produced by Jerry Bruckheimer.
Hammer earned a 2012 SAG Award nomination for Best Supporting Actor for his portrayal of Clyde Tolson in Clint Eastwood’s J. Edgar Hoover biopic J. Edgar, with a script by Dustin Lance Black. Hammer starred opposite Leonardo DiCaprio. The film was released by Warner Brothers on November 11, 2011.
His performance as the Winklevoss twins in the award-winning film The Social Network garnered him critical praise and positioned him as one of Hollywood’s breakouts of 2010. Hammer was nominated Most Promising Performer by the Chicago Film Critics Association, and awarded Best Supporting Actor by the Toronto Film Critics Association. The film received a SAG nomination for Best Ensemble, as well as a Best Picture Golden Globe. It was also recognized by both Los Angeles and New York Film Critics, the Broadcast Film Critics Association, National Board of Review and named one of the AFI’s Top 10 Films of the Year.
December 25, 2018
December 25, 2018