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Woody was born under the official name Konigsberg, Allan Stewart on December 1st, 1935. He has been a credited actor since the 1967 film Casino Royale.
Woody Allen is among a small handful of elite super star actors with global appeal. He has starred in seventeen films including the 2003 comedy film Anything Else as the character David Dobel, the 2000 comedy movie Small Time Crooks playing Ray and the 1999 comedy release Sweet and Lowdown cast as Himself.
Woody is a recognizable supporting cast member who's acting range makes him the top choice for a variety of roles. He has appeared in nine films including: the 2002 comedy film Hollywood Ending as the character Val, the 2001 comedy movie The Curse of the Jade Scorpion playing CW Briggs and the 1997 comedy release Deconstructing Harry cast as Harry Block.
Woody Allen has earned salaries up to $2,500,000 for his acting and also participates in back end. His most commercially successful project to date has been the 1998 adventure film Antz, which brought in $91,000,000 at the box office.
Woody Allen has directed on numerous occassions including: Take the Money and Run (1969), Bananas (1971) and Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Sex * But Were Afraid to Ask (1972).
Woody is a cultural icon, having been featured on the cover of at least twenty-one magazines, captured in more than ten pictorials, interviewed in over fifty-one publications and featured in eighty-two magazine articles. He has been the subject of at least sixty-four books. He has been the subject of at least seven biographical films.
As an actor Woody Allen has been recognized by the Academy of Motion Pictures Art and Sciences on one occasion. He was nominated for the Oscar for Best Actor In A Leading Role for his role as Alvy Singer in the 1977 movie Annie Hall.