Awards & Winners

Edward Furlong

Date of Birth 02-August-1977
Place of Birth Glendale
(Los Angeles County, California, United States of America, Area code 747, Area code 818)
Nationality United States of America
Also know as Edward Walter Torres, Edward Walter Furlong, Eddie Furlong, Eddie, Edward Walter Furlong, Eddie
Profession Actor, Model, Musician
Edward Walter Furlong is an American actor and musician. A former child star, Furlong won Saturn- and MTV Movie Awards for his breakthrough performance as John Connor in Terminator 2: Judgment Day. The following year he gave an Independent Spirit Award-nominated turn opposite Jeff Bridges in American Heart, and earned a second Saturn Award nomination for his work in Pet Sematary Two. He won a Young Artist Award for his performance alongside Kathy Bates in A Home of Our Own, and shared a further ensemble nomination with the cast of the film. Furlong received acclaim for his starring roles in the 1998 motion pictures Pecker and American History X, which co-starred Edward Norton Other noteworthy titles from his early career include Little Odessa, The Grass Harp, and Before and After, also starring Meryl Streep and Liam Neeson. He reprised his role as John Connor in the international Universal Studios parks attraction T2 3-D: Battle Across Time. Furlong briefly followed a singing career, releasing a 1991 album, Hold on Tight, which was only sold in Japan. Furlong's last significant roles were in the comedy Detroit Rock City and the crime drama Animal Factory. His career subsequently declined due to multiple arrests and court cases, and chronic substance abuse and alcoholism. Furlong played the title character in the direct-to-video horror film The Crow: Wicked Prayer. In 2011 he played a supporting role in The Green Hornet. Critic Rebecca Flint Marx in AllMovie recalled the youthful Furlong as a "young actor noted for his intense, older-than-his-years demeanor."

Awards by Edward Furlong

Check all the awards nominated and won by Edward Furlong.


Nominations 1994 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Independent Spirit Award for Best Supporting Male American Heart


MTV Movie Award for Best Breakthrough Performance
Honored for : Terminator 2: Judgment Day

Nominations 1992 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
MTV Movie Award for Best Breakthrough Performance Terminator 2: Judgment Day