John Malkovich began his career as an actor and director and original member of the Steppenwolf Theatre Company in Chicago. there he acted in numerous plays, among them True West, Of Mice and Men, The Libertine, The Glass Menagerie, Big Mother , The Dumb Waiter, and many more. As a director at Steppenwolf he staged many plays, including Absent Friends, No Man’s Land, The Caretaker, Coyote Ugly , A Prayer for my Daughter, The House, Hysteria, Balm in Gilead and with the American novelist Don Delillo, he adapted and directed Libra.
He began acting in movies in 1983, the first film he appeared in being The Killing Fields. He has since appeared in numerous films, including Places in the Heart, Death of a Salesman, The Ogre, Dangerous Liaisons, The Object of Beauty, Empire of the Sun, Con Air, Being John Malkovich, In the Line of Fire, Le Temps Retrouvé, Klimt, Film Falaldo, Je Rentre à la Maison, Mary Reilly, Rounders, The Great Buck Howard, Burn After Reading, Red 1, Red 2, Deepwater Horizon, and 70 or 80 other films as well.
He has also worked as a fashion designer, having designed 24 menswear collections and as a producer in both theatre and film. With his production partners Lianne Nalfon and Russell Smith, their company Mr.Mudd- produced Ghost World, Juno, Art School Confidential, The Perks of Bing a Wallflower, Demolition, along with a number of documentaries.
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