Harrison Ford

Harrison Ford

Who is Harrison Ford? Birth, Age, Ethnicity, Nationality

Harrison Ford is best recognized for his role as Han Solo in the epic space opera film ‘Star Wars.’ Despite his late start, he made a name for himself by taking every chance and challenging every job that came his way. Harrison Ford was born on July 13, 1942, in Chicago, Illinois. He was taken to Christopher Ford, a former actor and advertising executive, and Dorothy, a housewife, and former radio actress.

Family, Parents, Siblings, Education

Terence Ford, his brother, is also a musician. Harrison is 78 years old and was born under the Cancer star sign.

Harrison attended Maine East High School in Park Ridge. He then attended Ripon College in Wisconsin and majored in philosophy. In the final quarter of his senior year, he joined a theatre class to overcome his shyness and got attracted to acting.

The Professional Career of Harrison Ford

Harrison Ford moved to Los Angeles in 1964 to hunt for work in radio voice-overs. He signed a two-year deal with Columbia Pictures and won his first little part as a bellboy in ‘Dead Heat on a Merry-Go-Round’ two years later. He starred in the films Luv’ and ‘A Time for Killing’ the following year.

Harrison Ford was featured in various television programs during the 1960s and 1970s, including ‘Ironside’ as Tom Stowe and ‘The Virginian’ as Cullen Tindall in 1967, ‘The F.B.I.’ and ‘Love, American Style’ in 1969, ‘Gunsmoke’ as Hobey in 1972, and ‘Kung Fu’ as Mr. Harrison in 1974. In 1978,

He also appeared in the television program ‘The Star Wars Holiday Special’ as Han Solo. During his cinematic career, he performed crucial roles in 1970s blockbusters such as ‘American Graffiti,’ ‘The Conversation,’ and ‘Apocalypse Now,’ all of which he directed.

He rose to stardom and gained widespread praise for his portrayal as Han Solo in the 1977 blockbuster Star Wars. Ford also co-starred with Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher, Peter Cushing, and others. It was the first movie in the Star Wars franchise. This immensely profitable picture also gained critical praise and was most recognized for its revolutionary visual effects.

Harrison had an appearance in the 2003 action comedy ‘Hollywood Homicide.’ After three years, he was featured in ‘Firewall’ as Jack Stanfield. In the 2008 picture ‘Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull,’ he reprised his role as Indiana Jones. The next year, he starred in the film Crossing Over as Max Brogan.

Furthermore, between 2010 and 2013, he acted in various films, including ‘Extraordinary Measures’ in 2010, ‘Cowboys and Aliens’ in 2011, ‘Paranoid’ and ‘Ender’s Game’ in 2013. He participated in both a television series and a film in 2014. Harrison played Han Solo again in ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens in 2015. This picture was eagerly awaited, and it earned positive feedback for its writing, directing, and actor performances.

In the 2019 animated comedy film ‘The Secret Life of Pets 2,’ he plays Rooster. He returned the following year to resume his role as Han Solo in ‘Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker.’ His most recent picture, ‘The Call of the Wild,’ came out in 2020, and he played John Thornton.

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Quick Facts

Real Name Harrison Ford
Nick Name Harrison
Gender Male
Famous As Actor
Age 78 years old
Birthday July 13, 1942
Birthplace Chicago, Illinois
Birth Sign Cancer
Nationality American
Ethnicity Irish & German
Religion Jewish
Height approx. 6 ft 1 in
Weight approx. 81 Kg (179 lbs)
Body Measurements N/A
Biceps N/A
Eye Color Hazel
Hair Color White
Shoe Size 11 (U.S.)
Girlfriend N/A
Spouse Mary Marquardt (till 1979), Melissa Mathison (till 2000), Calista Flockhart (current)
Net Worth approx. $300  million

Net Worth, Salary, House

Harrison Ford supports himself with his acting profession. He’s appeared in several films and television series. His career in the entertainment sector is his principal source of income. As of 2023, his net worth is anticipated to be approximately $300 million.

He is also well-known for playing Indiana Jones in the action-adventure film ‘Raiders of the Lost Ark,’ in which he played the title character. As of 2019, he is the fourth highest-grossing domestic box-office star of all time.

Where can we contact Harrison Ford? Social Media Presence

There are no social media accounts linked with Harrison Ford at the moment. On the other hand, Harrison has many fan profiles on social media sites such as Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook.

Relationship, Married, Affair

Ford was married to Mary Marquardt from 1964 until 1979, and they had two boys, Benjamin and Willard. With his second wife, Melissa Mathison, whom he married from 1983 to 2000, he had two children, Malcolm and Georgia. Calista Flockhart, whom he married in 2010, is his current wife. They have an adopted son named Liam.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Hair Color

Harrison Ford is of Jewish descent and practices Judaism. He is the son of Irish Catholics and Russian Jews. He also stands 6 feet 1 inch (185cm/1.85m) tall and weighs roughly 81kg (179 lbs). His eyes are hazel, and his hair is the color of salt and pepper.

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