Timothy Bottoms

1951 - Today

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Timothy James Bottoms (born August 30, 1951) is an American actor and film producer. He is best known for playing the lead in Johnny Got His Gun (1971); Sonny Crawford in The Last Picture Show (1971), where he and his fellow co-stars, Cybill Shepherd and Jeff Bridges, rose to fame; and as James Hart, the first-year law student who battles with Prof. Kingsfield, in the film adaptation The Paper Chase (1973). He is also known for playing the main antagonist in the disaster film Rollercoaster (1977) and for playing President George W. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Timothy Bottoms has received more than 1,667,618 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Timothy Bottoms is the 5,136th most popular actor (down from 3,421st in 2019), the 8,045th most popular biography from United States (down from 5,444th in 2019) and the 2,558th most popular American Actor.

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  • 19

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  • 2.23

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  • 3.29

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Among actors, Timothy Bottoms ranks 5,136 out of 10,030Before him are Alexa Davalos, Richard Riehle, Summer Phoenix, Betty Bronson, Andrea Parker, and Jenna Dewan. After him are Harry Lennix, Ben Lyon, André Hennicke, Gaby Espino, James Van Der Beek, and Camille Keaton.

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Among people born in 1951, Timothy Bottoms ranks 391Before him are Pamela Bellwood, Bill Moseley, Nedim Gürsel, Mick Garris, Max Weinberg, and Zakir Hussain. After him are Hans Schlegel, Marsha Ivins, Phyllis Smith, Brian Grazer, Alfonso Portillo, and Dominique Dropsy.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Timothy Bottoms ranks 8,045 out of 15,968Before him are Lindsey Stirling (1986), John Delaney (1963), Betty Bronson (1906), Andrea Parker (1970), Neal Schon (1954), and Jenna Dewan (1980). After him are Harry Lennix (1964), Charles Sibley (1917), Belladonna (1981), Ben Lyon (1901), Robert L. Forward (1932), and Christy Walton (1949).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Timothy Bottoms ranks 2,558Before him are Madelaine Petsch (1994), Richard Riehle (1948), Summer Phoenix (1978), Betty Bronson (1906), Andrea Parker (1970), and Jenna Dewan (1980). After him are Harry Lennix (1964), Ben Lyon (1901), James Van Der Beek (1977), Camille Keaton (1947), Albert Salmi (1928), and Edie Falco (1963).

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