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Hunter McCracken stars in "The Tree of Life" as Jack. The impressionistic drama tells the story of a family living in Texas, paying special attention to the complex relationship between oldest son Jack and his stern father Mr. O'Brien (Brad Pitt). In addition to Pitt, "The Tree of Life" stars Sean Penn (as the adult version of Jack) and Jessica Chastain. The film is written and by acclaimed filmmaker Terrence Malick.

"The Tree of Life" marks Hunter McCracken's acting debut. Born to parents Melissa and Reese McCracken at Possom Kingdom Lake, Texas, Hunter currently attends Bryson High School in Bryson, Texas. Hunter was playing on the school playground in Clifton, Texas, when he was asked to audition for "The Tree of Life." After over a year of auditions, Hunter was selected to play the central role of Jack O'Brien.

His performance has received a great deal of acclaim, and Hunter is now considering other acting possibilities. In addition to performing, Hunter enjoys hunting, fishing and playing sports.




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HUNTER MCCRACKEN: FACTS

Birthplace: Possom Kingdom Lake, TX
Hometown: Bryson, TX





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