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Emile Hirsch: It's A Story About Brotherly Bonding

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Emile Hirsch co-stars with Stephen Dorff in ‘The Motel Life'. They play brothers who go on the run after Stephen's character accidentally hits and kills a boy on a bicycle.

Fun Facts About Emile Hirsch (Source: Wikipedia)

1) He is an American television and film actor. He began performing in the late 1990s, appearing in several television films and series, and became known as a film actor after roles in Lords of Dogtown, The Emperor's Club, The Girl Next Door, Alpha Dog, and the Sean Penn-directed film Into the Wild.

2) In 2008, Hirsch starred in Speed Racer and Milk. His most recent films include Taking Woodstock, The Darkest Hour, Oliver Stone's Savages, and David Gordon Green's Prince Avalanche, which premiered at the 2013 Sundance Film Festival and co-stars Paul Rudd.

3) He participated in "Summit on the Summit", an expedition to the top of Mount Kilimanjaro to raise awareness of the need for clean water in the world.

4) Hirsch resides in Venice, California, and enjoys writing poetry and screenplays, along with skateboarding. He has won five awards, including the Critics' Choice Award for breakthrough performance and best actor for his role in Into the Wild, as well as 11 other nominations. He has appeared on many magazine covers, including Nylon Guys, Teen Vogue, Movieline, Another Man, and L'Uomo Vogue (Italy).

‘The Motel Life' opens Friday, November 8.

Twitter: @EmileHirsch

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