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Aaron Eckhart
Birth name: Aaron E. Eckhart
Gender: Male
Medium(s): Film
Roles: Actor
Date of birth: March 12th, 1968
Place of birth: Cupertino, California
1st Horror: Black Dahlia, The (2006)

Aaron Eckhart is an American film and television actor born in Cupertino, California on March 12th, 1968. Aaron's first work in the horror genre was actually a true crime psycho-thriller in 2006 called The Black Dahlia, in which he played Los Angeles police officer Lee Blanchard. That same year, Aaron had a bit role in the remake of The Wicker Man, in which he played a truck stop patron.

Aaron Eckhart was cast to play the lead role of Adam in Stuart Beattie's I, Frankenstein on Friday, October 7th, 2011. The film was eventually released on January 24th, 2014. [1]

Body of work[edit | edit source]

Film[edit | edit source]

Film Year Role
The Black Dahlia 2006 Lee Blanchard
The Wicker Man 2006 Truck stop patron
I, Frankenstein 2014 Adam

Television[edit | edit source]

Series Episode Role

Notes & Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • While filming I, Frankenstein, Aaron Eckhart feared suffering a neck injury during a fight scene when he was struck upon the back of the neck with a Kali stick. [2]

Other works[edit | edit source]

  • Aaron Eckhart's first work in television was an unknown and uncredited role in the "Meet the Brodys" episode of the sci-fi sitcom Aliens in the Family.
  • Aaron's film credits include playing Doctor Josh Keyes in the 2003 film The Core, a character named Rethrick in Paycheck (released that same year) and Sergeant Michael Nantz in Battle: Los Angeles in 2011.
  • Aaron Eckhart has also branched over into the superhero fantasy genre. In 2008 he played Harvey Dent, aka Two-Face in the 2008 film The Dark Knight, which is the second of three films in Christopher Nolan's Batman trilogy.

External Links[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1.; October 7th, 2011; "Aaron Eckhart to lead I, Frankenstein"
  2. IMDB; I, Frankenstein (2014); Trivia

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