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Wes Studi

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Wesley "Wes" Studi (born December 17, 1947) is an American Cherokee actor, who has earned notability for his portrayals of Native Americans in film. He has appeared in well-received Academy Award-winning films, such as Kevin Costner's Dances with Wolves, Michael Mann's The Last of the Mohicans, the award-winning Geronimo: An American Legend and the Academy Award-nominated film The New World (2005). He most recently portrayed General Linus Abner (an analogue to the biblical Abner) in the NBC series Kings, and Eytukan in James Cameron's box office blockbuster Avatar.


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Born:
Dec 17, 1947 In Nofire Hollow - Oklahoma - USA
Movie/TV Credits:
49
First Appeared:
In the movie Powwow Highway 1989-02-24
Latest Project:
Movie Hostiles 2017-06-30
Known For
Poster of The Directors
Poster of Penny Dreadful
Poster of Streets of Laredo
Poster of Ned Blessing: The Story of My Life and Times
Filmography
Series The Directors Unknown 2017
Movie Hostiles Chief Yellow Hawk 2017-06-30
Movie The Condemned 2 Cyrus 2015-11-06
Movie Road to Paloma Numay 2014-04-12
Movie A Million Ways to Die in the West Cochise 2014-05-22
Series Penny Dreadful Kaetenay 2014-05-11
Movie Planes: Fire & Rescue Windlifter 2014-07-17
Movie Pie Lady of Pie Town Narrator (voice) 2014-06-03
Movie Destination: Planet Negro! Chief Bobby 2013-02-16
Movie Battledogs Captain Falcos 2013-04-05
Movie Sugar Bishop 2013-04-06
Series Hell on Wheels Chief Many Horses 2011-11-06
Movie The Undying Lt. Frank Wascoe 2009-01-01
Series Kings General Linus Abner 2009-03-15
Movie Avatar Eytukan 2009-12-10
Movie Call of the Wild Hatcher 2009-06-12
Movie The Only Good Indian Sam 2009-12-01
Series Comanche Moon Buffalo Hump 2008-01-13
Movie Three Priests Ben 2008-01-01
Movie El camino Dave 2008-02-29
Series The Mentalist Joeseph Silverwing 2008-09-23
Movie Older Than America Richard Two Rivers 2008-03-08
Movie Bury My Heart At Wounded Knee Jack Wilson 2007-05-27
Series Into the West Unknown 2005-06-10
Movie Animal Creeper 2005-05-01
Movie Miracle at Sage Creek Unknown 2005-07-01
Movie The New World Opechancanough 2005-12-25
Movie A Thief Of Time Joe Leaphorn 2004-01-01
Movie American Mystery! Coyote Waits Joe Leaphorn 2003-11-16
Movie Edge of America Cuch 2003-12-10
Movie Undisputed Mingo Pace 2002-08-23
Movie Skinwalkers Lt. Joe Leaphorn 2002-11-02
Series UC: Undercover Unknown 2001-09-30
Movie Soundman Unknown 1999-01-24
Movie Mystery Men Sphinx 1999-08-06
Movie Deep Rising Hanover 1998-01-30
Movie The Killing Jar Cameron 1997-05-27
Movie Lone Justice: Showdown at Plum Creek 1996-01-01
Series Promised Land Unknown 1996-09-17
Movie Crazy Horse Red Cloud 1996-07-07
Series Streets of Laredo Famous Shoes 1995-11-12
Movie Heat Detective Casals 1995-12-15
Movie Street Fighter Victor Sagat 1994-12-22
Series Ned Blessing: The Story of My Life and Times Unknown 1993-08-18
Movie Geronimo: An American Legend Geronimo 1993-12-10
Movie The Broken Chain 1993-11-11
Movie The Last of the Mohicans Magua 1992-09-25
Movie Dances with Wolves Toughest Pawnee 1990-11-09
Movie Powwow Highway Buff 1989-02-24