Harrison Ford is an American actor known for his performances in several genres of films.
He is regarded as an American cultural icon, and his movies have grossed over $5.4 billion in North America and more than $9.3 billion worldwide.
He has received several awards and accolades, including the AFI Life Achievement Award, Cecil B. DeMille Award, and an Honorary César.
Ford started his career in bit parts and supporting roles, but he gained worldwide fame after his role as Han Solo in Star Wars.
He is also known for his portrayal of Indiana Jones in the titular film franchise and for playing other characters in different franchises.
His career spans six decades, and he has worked with some of the most acclaimed and influential filmmakers of his time.
Ford has played heroic roles in several films, including Witness, The Fugitive, and Air Force One, and morally complex roles in films such as American Graffiti, The Conversation, and What Lies Beneath.
He has also appeared in romantic films, including Heroes, Working Girl, and Sabrina.
Ford is set to appear in the Marvel Cinematic Universe as Thaddeus Ross and is currently starring in the Paramount+ Western series 1923 and the Apple TV+ comedy series Shrinking.
Outside of acting, Ford is a licensed pilot who has assisted emergency services in rescue missions near his home in Wyoming.
He is also a dedicated environmental activist and serves as the inaugural Vice Chair of Conservation International. Ford is married to actress Calista Flockhart.
Ford was born in Chicago to former radio actress Dorothy and advertising executive and former actor John William “Christopher” Ford.
He was raised to be “liberal of every stripe” and was a Boy Scout. Ford graduated from Maine East High School and attended Ripon College, where he was a philosophy major and a member of the Sigma Nu fraternity.
Harrison Ford’s Wife, Is the 1923 Star Married?
At the time, Harrison was going through a divorce with his second wife.
Despite their 22-year age gap and Harrison’s four children from previous marriages, Harrison and Calista immediately hit it off at the event.
In June 2003, Harrison expressed his love for Calista to People magazine and spoke about the potential for romantic love at any stage of life.
Harrison and Calista were spotted together on casual outings and red carpet events.
In 2009, Harrison proposed to Calista on Valentine’s Day after seven years of dating, and around the same time, he legally adopted her son Liam.
They got married in June 2010 in Santa Fe, New Mexico, with Liam in attendance.