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9 Facts About Andrew Garfield

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Andrew Russell Garfield is a British-American actor.

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Born in Los Angeles and raised in Epsom, Surrey, Garfield began his career on the UK stage and in television productions.

Los Angeles, officially the City of Los Angeles and often known by its initials L.A., is the second-most populous city in the United States, the most populous city in California and the county seat of Los Angeles County.

Epsom is a market town in Surrey, England, 13.6 miles south south-west of London, located between Ashtead and Ewell.

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He made his feature-film debut in the 2007 ensemble drama Lions for Lambs.

Lions for Lambs is a 2007 American drama war film directed by Robert Redford about the connection between a platoon of United States soldiers in Afghanistan, a U.S. senator, a reporter, and a California college professor.

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Garfield first came to international attention in 2010 with supporting roles in the drama films The Social Network, for which he received Golden Globe and BAFTA nominations for his portrayal of Eduardo Saverin, and Never Let Me Go, for which he received a Saturn Award and another BAFTA nomination.

The Saturn Award is an award presented annually by the Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror Films; it was initially created to honor science fiction, fantasy, and horror on film, but has since grown to reward other films belonging to genre fiction, as well as on television and home media releases.

The Social Network is a 2010 American drama film directed by David Fincher and written by Aaron Sorkin.

Eduardo Luiz Saverin is a Brazilian Internet entrepreneur, economist and angel investor.

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Garfield subsequently received praise for his performance as the title character in the 2012 superhero film The Amazing Spider-Man.

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He has also performed on stage, playing Biff in the 2012 Mike Nichols directed Broadway revival of Arthur Miller's Death of a Salesman, which earned him a Tony Award nomination for Best Featured Actor in a Play.

The Antoinette Perry Award for Excellence in Theatre, more commonly known as the Tony Award, recognizes achievement in live Broadway theatre.

Arthur Asher Miller was an American playwright, essayist, and figure in twentieth-century American theater.

Mike Nichols was an American film and theatre director, producer, actor and comedian.

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In 2015, he co-produced and starred in the thriller-drama 99 Homes.

99 Homes is a 2014 American drama film directed by Ramin Bahrani, and written by Bahrani and Amir Naderi.

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In 2016, Garfield starred in two critically acclaimed historical dramas, Mel Gibson's Hacksaw Ridge and Martin Scorsese's Silence.

Hacksaw Ridge is a 2016 biographical war drama film about the World War II experiences of Desmond Doss, an American pacifist combat medic who was a Seventh-day Adventist Christian, refusing to carry or use a firearm or weapons of any kind.

Martin Charles Scorsese is an American director, producer, screenwriter, actor, and film historian, whose career spans more than 53 years.

Mel Colmcille Gerard Gibson AO is an American actor and filmmaker.

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His portrayal of Desmond T. Doss in the former earned him nominations for the Academy Award, Golden Globe Award, BAFTA and SAG Award for Best Actor.

The Academy Awards, or "Oscars", is an annual American awards ceremony hosted by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences to recognize excellence in cinematic achievements in the United States film industry as assessed by the Academy's voting membership.

Golden Globe Awards are accolades bestowed by the 93 members of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, recognizing excellence in film and television, both domestic and foreign.

Desmond Thomas Doss was a United States Army corporal who served as a combat medic with an infantry company in World War II.

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