Billy Bob Thornton was born on August 4, 1955 in Hot Springs, Arkansas as William Robert Thornton. He is an actor, filmmaker, singer-songwriter and drummer whose popularity increased steadily, especially after Sling Blade (1996) which he wrote, directed and in which he starred. The film earned him a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor and an Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay. In 2015, he earned a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor in a Miniseries or TV Movie for his role in Fargo.
Billy Bob Thornton Height, Weight & More
Billy Bob Thornton Weight: 183 lbs (83 kg)
Billy Bob Thornton Height: 6′ 0″ (183 cm)
Billy Bob Thornton Shoe Size/Feet Size: 11 (US)
Billy Bob Thornton Star Sign: Leo
Billy Bob Thornton Hair Color: Grey
Billy Bob Thornton Eye Color: Dark Brown
Date Of Birth: 4 August 1955
Birth Place: Hot Springs, Arkansas, USA
Birth Name: William Robert Thornton
Race / Ethnicity: White
* He is of English, as well as some Scottish and Irish descent.
Spouse: Angelina Jolie (m. 2000-2003), Pietra Thornton (m. 1993-1997), Cynda Williams (m. 1990-1992), Toni Lawrence (m. 1986-1988), Melissa Lee Gatlin (m. 1978-1980)
Parents: Virginia Faulkner Thornton (Mother), William Raymond Thornton (Father)
Children: William Thornton, Amanda Thornton, Harry James Thornton, Bella Thornton