Woody Harrelson is a very influential cloud placed on the Hollywood celebrity sky. The 55-year-old who is originally from Midland, in the US state of Texas, along with being the usual actor, has also written and starred in his own plays and is very good at being a playwright.
For those of you who are big fans of the Academy Award nominee, and perhaps would like to know more about him, here are 16 facts you may not have known about Woody Harrelson.
1. Even though he was born in Midland, he moved to his mother’s hometown of Lebanon, Ohio at the age of 12.
2. He spent his summers working at the local amusement park.
3. In 1983, he received a Bachelor of Arts in theater and English
4. His first film role was alongside Goldie Hawn, in 1986’s Wildcats
5. He is an ethical vegan
6. As mentioned previously, he has directed and written plays in which he stars. Multitalented!
7. When he was filming Zombieland, the twinkie he was eating was actually made of cornmeal
8. His character in Natural Born Killers was based on his own dad, who was a convicted murderer
Kinda messed up, if you ask me.
9. In 1991 he wanted to get away from it all, so he went to Kenya and lived on the outskirts of Nairobi for several weeks.
10. He owns his own oxygen bar, located in Hollywood
11. He claims to have had 17 different jobs
12. He’s the lead singer of Manly Moondog and Three Kool Hats
13. He and his wife Laura Louie are proud parents of Deni, Makani and Zoe
14. He has two brothers, one of which, Brett, has appeared in several movies
15. He has also directed films and stage productions
16. His first name is actually Woodrow.
I wonder how many people in the world are called Woodrow.
Which one of these facts about Woody Harrelson was your favorite? Share your thoughts in the comments!