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Bishop, Eric Marlon

Born: 1968 AD
Currently alive, at 53 years of age.
Nationality: American
Categories: Actors, Comedians

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".