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Alfred Molina stars in "Monday Mornings" on TNT as the steely-eyed chief of surgery Dr. Harding Hooten. Molina also recently starred in NBC's "Law & Order: Los Angeles" as Deputy District Attorney Morales.

On the big screen, Molina recently starred in John Singleton's "Abduction," opposite Taylor Lautner, and voiced the character Roadkill in the animated film "Rango," opposite the voice talents of Johnny Depp, Isla Fisher, and Bill Nighy. In summer 2010 Molina starred in "Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time," opposite Jake Gyllenhaal and Ben Kingsley, as Sheik Amar, and "The Sorcerer's Apprentice," opposite Nicolas Cage, as Maxim Horvath.

Prior to that, he opened in the critically acclaimed movie "An Education" and filmed a comedy for the BBC, "Roger & Val Have Just Got In." In late fall 2009, he opened in the UK in the highly celebrated Donmar Warehouse production of "Red," which opened on Broadway in April 2010. He received a Tony nomination for his work in "Red."

Alfred Molina is an accomplished actor whose diverse and distinguished gallery of performances has led to a lengthy and triumphant career in film, television and the stage.

Alfred Molina was seen in Julie Taymor's version of "The Tempest" with Helen Mirren, Chris Cooper & Djimon Hounsou. Additionally, Alfred Molina has appeared in "The Pink Panther 2," opposite Steve Martin; "An Education" with Emma Thompson and Peter Sarsgaard; the independent feature "Nothing Like the Holidays" with John Leguizamo and Debra Messing; and "The Little Traitor," directed by Lynn Roth and produced by Marilyn Hall.

In 2007 Molina finished an on stage performance of the off-Broadway play "Howard Katz" by Patrick Mawber at the Roundabout Theatre. He was also seen in the Miramax film "Hoax" opposite Richard Gere for director Lasse Hallstrom who also directed Molina's performance in "Chocolat" in 2000. In addition, he starred in the TNT miniseries "The Company" with Michael Keaton and Chris O'Donnell, which was produced by Sir Ridley Scott and John Calley, and was also seen in the HBO film "As You Like It" opposite Bryce Dallas Howard for director Kenneth Branagh.

In 2006, Molina starred in "The Da Vinci Code" for director Ron Howard and Sony Pictures. At that studio, he had previously created the groundbreaking role of Doc Ock in 2004 in "Spider-Man 2," directed by Sam Raimi. He also completed a run at the Mark Taper Forum of "The Cherry Orchard," opposite Annette Bening. His history in the theater has been highly recognized with two Tony nominations for "Fiddler on the Roof" and "Art," as well as a Drama Desk Award, and an Outer Circle Critics Award for "Art."

Some of his other films include "Frida," opposite Salma Hayek, Edward Norton, Geoffrey Rush and Ashley Judd, earning him Best Supporting Actor nominations from BAFTA, the Screen Actors Guild, the Chicago Film Critics Association, and the Broadcast Critics Association. Molina also appeared in the Columbia Pictures thriller "Identity," opposite John Cusack, Ray Liotta and Amanda Peet, the Jim Jarmusch film "Coffee and Cigarettes," and the Miramax release "Undertaking Betty," a comedy with Brenda Blethyn, Naomi Watts and Christopher Walken.

Molina made his movie debut with a small role in "Raiders of the Lost Ark" and had a notable role as a Soviet sailor in "Letter to Brezhnev." His breakthrough role came in 1987 when he portrayed Kenneth Halliwell, the tragic lover of Joe Orton in "Prick Up Your Ears." In 1998, Molina earned accolades for his powerful performance in Paul Thomas Anderson's film "Boogie Nights," which won the Screen Actors Guild Award for outstanding performance by a cast in a theatrical motion picture. His other films include "The Imposters," "Anna Karenina," "Species," "The Perez Family," "Maverick," "Enchanted April," "Pete's Meteor," "Not Without My Daughter," "Dudley Do-Right" and "Texas Rangers." For television, Molina served as a producer and actor for the CBS situation comedy "Ladies Man," co-starring Sharon Lawrence and Betty White.

Molina made his Broadway debut in 1998 in the Tony winning play "Art" with Alan Alda and Victor Garber. In addition to his own Best Actor Tony nomination, he received a Drama Desk Award for his performance, and the production was honored with an Outer Circle Critics Award for best ensemble. He starred in the off-Broadway production of "Molly Sweeney," for which he was honored with a Theatre World Award and a Drama Desk Award nomination for Most Outstanding Debut Performance. His other theater credits include roles in two Royal National Theatre productions, "Night of the Iguana" and David Mamet's "Speed-the-Plow," for which he was nominated for an Olivier Award for Best Comedy Performance; as well as "Serious Money."

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Age: 63 years old
Birthday: May 24, 1953
Height: 6' 2 ½"
Nickname: Fred
Birthplace: London, England, UK
Wife: Jill Gascoine

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ALFRED MOLINA I just wanted to wish you a Happy 58 Birthday for your big day tomorrow. There is something that I would like to ask you and I hope that you anwser my question back. I really want to become your very best friend or very good friend I really want to. Hope that you got this message and send me back your text on your computer with my email address. Have a fantastic day tomorrow I wish that I could be there for your birthday. One more thing before I go to me since I want to become your friend and pal to me you don;t look like a 58 year old to me you look a 30 year old. That is what I thought your age was when I first saw you in that spiderman2 movie. Ithink that you would become the best friend that I had ever had in a long time. YOUR WELCOME FOR THAT COMPLIMENT THAT I SAID ABOUT YOU. Hope that you get this letter and send me back yours please I want you to write back ok. Have a very Happy Birthday and hope to see you someday in the future good bye. From a kid who wants to become your friend Danielle Urive.
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