Ageing like fine wine
ED Harris, American actor, screenwriter and director turns a year older today
CS shares trivia about the Pollock actor
>> Ed became a father for the first time at 42 when his wife Amy Madigan gave birth to their daughter Lily Dolores Harris.
>> He is often called the thinking woman’s sex symbol.
>> In order to paint like American artist Jackson Pollock in the biopic Pollock, he had a studio built on his property and spent some time learning painting.
>> ED has appeared in three films based on Stephen King stories: Creepshow, Needful Things and The Stand.
>> One of his favourite books is John Steinbeck’s The Grapes Of Wrath.
>> A veteran stage actor, he made his European debut in Ireland in 2006 with Neil LaBute’s Wrecks.