Stephen Lang

Stephen Lang

actor, producer, writer

Stephen Lang was born on Jul 11, 1952 in USA. Stephen Lang's big-screen debut came with We're Fighting Back directed by Lou Antonio in 1981, strarring Janos. Stephen Lang is known for Avatar: The Way of Water directed by James Cameron, Sam Worthington stars as Jake and Zoe Saldana as Neytiri. Stephen Lang has got 7 awards and 10 nominations so far. The most recent award Stephen Lang achieved is Brooklyn Horror Film Festival. The upcoming new movie Stephen Lang plays is My Love Affair with Marriage which will be released on Jun 07, 2023.

Stephen Lang is a distinguished and award-winning actor who commands considerable respect, and is equally at home on the Broadway stage, on television, and in film.Though he is arguably most well-known for his acclaimed performance in James Cameron's Avatar (2009), Lang began his career in theater. Broadway roles include his Tony-nominated performance as Lou in "The Speed of Darkness", Happy in the Dustin Hoffman revival of "Death of a Salesman", Colonel Jessep in "A Few Good Men", and Mike Tallman alongside Quentin Tarantino and Marisa Tomei in "Wait Until Dark".Off-Broadway credits include John Patrick Shanley's "Defiance", Anne Nelson's "The Guys", Arthur Miller's "Finishing the Picture" and his own play, "Beyond Glory", for which he received numerous accolades. The play premiered in Washington, D.C. and has played the Goodman Theatre in Chicago, the Roundabout in New York City and a USO tour to various military bases and battleships around the world. In the fall of 2010, Lang received the Patriot Award from the Medal of Honor Society in honor of his theatrical and charitable works for the United States military.Television and film credits include celebrated performances as Babe Ruth in Babe Ruth (1991), Stonewall Jackson in Gods and Generals (2003) as well as acclaimed performances in Dernière sortie pour Brooklyn (1989), Tombstone (1993), Gettysburg (1993), Public Enemies (2009), Les chèvres du Pentagone (2009), Michael Mann's hit TV show Les incorruptibles de Chicago (1986) , the NBC revival of Le fugitif (2000), featuring Tim Daly, and Fox's sci-fi epic Terra Nova (2011).He has been nominated for and won numerous awards including the Grace Prize, Outer Critics Circle, Drama Desk, Helen Hayes, and Tony Awards, as well as acting prizes at 2010's VisionFest and the Buffalo Niagara Film Festival.Stephen was born in New York City, New York, to Theresa (Volmer) and Eugene Lang, a prominent businessperson and philanthropist. He is of Hungarian Jewish-German Jewish (father) and Irish-German Catholic (mother) descent. He is married to Kristina Watson, a costume designer and teacher, with whom he has four children.

  • Birthday

    Jul 11, 1952
  • Place of Birth

    New York City, New York, USA
  • Also known

    Steve Lang

Known For


7 wins & 10 nominations

Brooklyn Horror Film Festival
Best Actor
Winner - Horror Feature Competition
Fangoria Chainsaw Awards
Best Supporting Actor
Winner - Chainsaw Award
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