Alison Eastwood (born.22.05.1972)
Alison Eastwood is an American actress best known as the daughter of Clint Eastwood.
Childhood: Alison Eastwood was born in Carmel, California. Her parents are Maggie Johnson and Clint Eastwood, an actor but they separated when she was three. She attended Santa Catalina School and Stevenson School and studied acting at the University of California. When she was 19, she got arrested for drink driving and was on three years' probation.
Acting career: Alison Eastwood had her first credited role in 'Tightrope' in 1984 opposite her father and Genevieve Bujold. In 1997, she was in 'Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil', a movie directed by Clint, with John Cusack and Kevin Spacey. The following year she was in the romcom 'Just a Little Harmless Sex' alongside Rachel Hunter and Lauren Hutton. In 1999, she appeared with Gina Gershon, Rory Cochrane and Ron Silver in mystery thriller 'Black and White' as well as with Claudia Schiffer and Stephen Baldwin in 'Friends & Lovers'. In the early 2000s, she was in 'If You Only Knew' alongside Johnathon Schaech, 'Poolhall Junkies' with Chazz Palminteri, 'Power Play opposite Dylan Walsh and 'I'll Be Seeing You' with Iris Quinn. She directed her first movie, 'Rails & Ties', in 2007 which starred Kevin Bacon and Marcia Gay Harden. In 2010, she was in 'Once Fallen' with Brian Presley.
Other career ventures: Alison Eastwood hosts the nature program 'Animal Intervention and was on the reality TV show 'Chainsaw Gang' in 2012. She has been a runway model and appeared in magazine such as Vogue and Playboy. She owns a clothing line called Eastwood Ranch.
Personal life: Alison Eastwood married Stacy Poitras in 2013.
Jeff Wachtel, Alison Eastwood , Stacy Poitras - 2nd Annual Art for Animals Fundraiser Evening For Eastwood Ranch Foundation - Arrivals at De Re Gallery - Los Angeles, California, United States - Saturday 4th June 2016
Stacy Poitras, Alison Eastwood, Christina Sandera and Clint Eastwood - Art for Animals fundraiser art event hosted by Alison Eastwood at De Re Gallery at De Re Gallery - West Hollywood, California, United States - Friday 5th June 2015
Alison Eastwood and Clint Eastwood - Clint Eastwood and his daughter Alison Eastwood leave De Re Gallery after the Eastwood Ranch Foundation's 'Art For Animals' fundraiser, which helps to rescue animals from kill shelters throughout southern California - Los Angeles, California, United States - Friday 5th June 2015
Alison Eastwood - Viva Glam Magazine & Society Unici in collaboration with Peace 4 Animals presents 'Gold' a Pre-Oscar Party and Benefit to Save The Tigers held at Unici Casa Gallery - Los Angeles, California, United States - Saturday 1st March 2014
Clint Eastwood gave away his daughter at her lavish wedding in California this past weekend.
Clint Eastwood daughter's wedding took place at Saddlepeak Lodge in California this weekend, with Alison Eastwood donning a stunning 1930's inspired beaded gown by Les Habitudes for her nuptials with 'Chainsaw Gang' sculptor Stacy Poitras. The couple's rings were designed by Philip Press.
"We are thrilled to be surrounded by our family for this very special day and appreciate their love and support as we begin our married life together," the happy couple told People magazine. As well as Clint Eastwood, the guests also include Alison's mother Maggie, her jazz musician brother Kyle Eastwood, actor brother Scott Eastwood, sister Kathryn Eastwood, as well as Clint's current wife Dina Eastwood and Poitras's brothers Mark, Matt and Bobby.
The guests dined on a lavish menu that included salmon and elk, though the bride chowed down on a vegetarian meal. Her husband, who stars on the CMT show about artists who make sculptures with chainsaws, met Alison five years ago when she rode her horse to his studio at the Rustic Canyon General Store and Grill in California.
Continue reading: Eastwood Daughter's Wedding: Alison Marries TV Sculptor In California
In The Spring (tagline: "Live spelled backwards is evil.") Kyle MacLachlan stars as a hapless widower who, through an incredible series of unfortunate coincidences, ends up stranded in a town that just so happens to harbor a fountain of youth. Only all the residents agree to never leave the town and commit suicide on their 100th birthdays. The point of the youth serum is thus rendered irrelevant -- why live forever if it's not forever and it's in the podunkest town in the country?
Continue reading: The Spring Review
Star/writer/director Gregory "Mars" Martin has certainly taken a few lessons from watching Walken. As pool prodigy Johnny Doyle, Martin sports bouffant Walken-esque hair and mimics the actor's famously off-kilter verbal cadence, but has no idea how to craft a performance aside from these affectations. As an orphaned kid, Doyle was taken under the wing of a mobster named Joe (Chazz Palminteri) who taught him to be a pool-playing con man. Years later, Doyle learns that Joe screwed him out of a chance to go professional, and he turns on his former benefactor - a decision that comes back to haunt him when Joe returns looking for revenge with a professional ringer (a surprisingly convincing Rick Schroder) in tow. Doyle is trying to keep his relationship with girlfriend Tara (Alison Eastwood) afloat despite her disapproval over his pool shark ways, and also attempting to steer his eager brother Danny (Michael Rosenbaum) and his gang of straight-out-of-central-casting wisecracking buddies away from a life of hustling.
Continue reading: Poolhall Junkies Review
Date of birth
22nd May, 1972
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