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Wes Studi

1947-12-17 Nofire Hollow - Oklahoma - USA

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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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A Love Song Lito 2022-07-29
Cosmic Radio Sherriff Mike Nighthorse 2021-02-20
Soul Counselor Jerry (voice) 2020-12-25
Badland Harlan Red 2019-11-01
A Dog's Way Home Captain Mica 2019-01-10
Hostiles Chief Yellow Hawk 2017-12-22
The Condemned 2 Cyrus 2015-11-06
Ronnie BoDean Ronnie BoDean 2015-06-01
Planes: Fire & Rescue Windlifter 2014-07-17
Road to Paloma Numay 2014-04-12
A Million Ways to Die in the West Cochise 2014-05-22
Pie Lady of Pie Town Narrator (voice) 2014-06-03
Battledogs Captain Falcos 2013-04-05
Destination: Planet Negro! Chief Bobby 2013-02-16
Sugar Bishop 2013-04-06
Being Flynn Captain 2012-03-02
The Dome of Heaven DeWayne Moses 2011-07-04
A Good Day to Die Himself - Actor; Cherokee 2010-11-12
Reel Injun Himself 2010-02-19
Call of the Wild Hatcher 2009-06-12
The Undying Lt. Frank Wascoe 2009-01-01
The Only Good Indian Sam 2009-12-01
Avatar Eytukan 2009-12-10
Older Than America Richard Two Rivers 2008-03-08
Three Priests Ben 2008-01-01
El Camino Dave 2008-02-29
Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee Jack Wilson 2007-05-27
Wolf Ridge 2007-10-12
Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee Wovoka 2007-05-27
Seraphim Falls Charon 2006-09-13
The Trail Of Tears: Cherokee Legacy Himself 2006-02-01
The New World Opechancanough 2005-12-25
Miracle at Sage Creek Chief Thomas 2005-07-01
Animal Creeper 2005-05-01
A Thief Of Time Joe Leaphorn 2004-07-11
Edge of America Cuch 2003-12-10
Coyote Waits Joe Leaphorn 2003-11-16
Superfire Joe Nighttrail 2002-04-20
Undisputed Mingo Pace 2002-07-17
Skinwalkers Lt. Joe Leaphorn 2002-11-02
Ice Planet Commander Jonah Trager 2001-01-01
Wind River Pocatello 2000-06-07
Soundman Terry Leonard 1999-01-24
Mystery Men Sphinx 1999-08-06
Deep Rising Hanover 1998-01-30
Big Guns Talk: The Story of the Western Self 1997-07-27
The Killing Jar Cameron 1997-05-27
Crazy Horse Red Cloud 1996-07-07
Lone Justice: Showdown at Plum Creek 1996-01-01
Heat Detective Casals 1995-12-15
Street Fighter Victor Sagat 1994-12-23
Geronimo: An American Legend Geronimo 1993-12-10
The Broken Chain Seth / Chief / Speaker for the Tribes 1993-11-11
The Last of the Mohicans Magua 1992-08-26
The Doors Indian in Desert 1991-03-01
Dances with Wolves Toughest Pawnee 1990-03-30
Powwow Highway Buff 1989-02-24
Longarm The Ute 1988-03-06
Canyon Del Muerto