Harrison Ford is a famous American actor who was born on July 13, 1942. As of 2020, his movies have grossed over $5.4 billion in the United States, with global grosses over $9.3 billion, putting him at No. 7 just on the list of the highest-grossing domestic box office actors of all time. Ford is a four-time Golden Globe contender, three-time Saturn Award winner, as well as recipient of the AFI Life Achievement Award and the Cecil B. DeMille Award, in addition to his box-office success.
Ford rose to international prominence after playing Han Solo inside the epic space opera movie Star Wars (1977), a role he reprised in four sequels and over subsequent 42 years.
Harrison Ford too is known to play Indiana Jones inside the Indiana Jones movie series, which began with the action movie Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981), and also for portraying other characters in different franchises, including Rick Deckard in the dystopian science fiction movies Blade Runner (1982) and Blade Runner 2049 (2017), and Tom Clancy’s character Jack Ryan inside the spy thriller movies (1992).
He has worked with some of the most renowned and important filmmakers of his time, including George Lucas, Francis Ford Coppola, Steven Spielberg, Ridley Scott, Peter Weir, Roman Polanski, and Mike Nichols, during the course of his six-decade career.
Additional movies wherein Ford has played heroic characters include the thrillers Witness (1985), The Fugitive (1993), and Air Force One (1997), as well as the historical sports drama 42, for which he got his lone Academy Award nomination (2013).
Ford is a certified pilot who has frequently aided the emergency services in rescue operations near his home in Wyoming when he is not performing. He is also a committed environmentalist, did serve as Conservation International’s first Vice Chair from 1991.
The current age of Harrison Ford is 79 Years.