Donald Sutherland

Donald McNichol Sutherland CC (born 17 July 1935)[1] is a Canadian actor whose film career spans over eight decades.[2] He has been nominated for nine Golden Globe Awards, winning two for his performances in the television films Citizen X (1995) and Path to War (2002); the former also earned him a Primetime Emmy Award. An inductee of the Hollywood Walk of Fame and Canadian Walk of Fame, he also received a Canadian Academy Award for the drama film Threshold (1981). Multiple film critics and media outlets have cited him as one of the best actors never to have received an Academy Award nomination.[3][4][5] In 2017, he received an Academy Honorary Award for his contributions to cinema.[6] In 2021, he won the Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Supporting Actor in a Movie/Miniseries for his work in the HBO miniseries The Undoing (2020).

Donald Sutherland

Sutherland in 2013
Born
Donald McNichol Sutherland

(1935-07-17) 17 July 1935 (age 87)
Alma mater
OccupationActor
Years active1957–present
Spouses
    Lois Hardwick
    (m. 1959; div. 1966)
      (m. 1966; div. 1970)
        (m. 1972)
        Children5 (including Kiefer, Rossif and Angus)
        RelativesSarah Sutherland (granddaughter)
        Awards

        Sutherland rose to fame after starring in films including The Dirty Dozen (1967), M*A*S*H (1970), Kelly's Heroes (1970), Klute (1971), Don't Look Now (1973), Fellini's Casanova (1976), 1900 (1976), The Eagle Has Landed (1976), Animal House (1978), Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978), Ordinary People (1980), and Eye of the Needle (1981). He later went on to star in many other films where he appeared either in leading or supporting roles such as A Dry White Season (1989), JFK (1991), Outbreak (1995), A Time to Kill (1996), The Assignment (1997), Without Limits (1998), Space Cowboys (2000), Big Shot's Funeral (2001), The Italian Job (2003), Cold Mountain (2003), Pride & Prejudice (2005), Aurora Borealis (2006), The Mechanic (2011) and The Hunger Games franchise (2012–2015).

        He is the father of actors Kiefer Sutherland, Rossif Sutherland, and Angus Sutherland.


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