Bishop, Eric Marlon
1968 - Born on December 13th in Terrell, Texas. American actor.
1986-1988 - Attended United States International University (currently known as Alliant International University).
1989 - His life changed when a girl friend challenged him to get up on stage at the Comedy Club.
1994 - He released a music album, "Peep This".
1995 - He has a daughter, Corrine, who lives with her mother.
1996 - Auditioned for the Cuba Gooding Jr. role in "Jerry Maguire".
1999 - Sang the theme song of the movie, "Any Given Sunday".
- Had the role of Slim in "The Wood", but had to drop out when he got the role of Willie Beamen in "Any Given Sunday".
2004 - Pleaded guilty to one misdemeanor count of disturbing the peace in a plea deal involving previous charges of battery against a New Orleans policeman in a casino on April. He received two years probation and a $1500 fine.
- He was nominated nine times for both Best Actor in "Ray" and Best Supporting Actor in "Collateral".
2005 - On January 25th, he became one of the elite ten thespians to have been nominated for both a Supporting and Lead Acting Academy Award in the same year for their achievements in two different movies.
- Was named one of the "50 Most Beautiful People" by People Magazine.
- He became one of the elite eleven thespians to have been nominated for both a Supporting and Lead Acting Academy Award in the same year for their achievements in two different movies.
2006 - Named one of People Magazine's "Hottest Bachelors".
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