1974 (age 43–44)|
Alexandria, Virginia, U.S.
Macon Blair (born 1974) is an American actor, screenwriter, director and film producer known for his roles in the films Blue Ruin and Green Room, as well as his directorial debut I Don't Feel at Home in This World Anymore.
Life and career
Blair was born in Alexandria, Virginia and began working with his childhood friend Jeremy Saulnier in 2007 on the film Murder Party. In 2013, he played Dwight Evans in the critically acclaimed film Blue Ruin. In 2015, he starred in Saulnier's film Green Room.
Blair co-wrote and starred in the dark comedy Small Crimes starring Nikolaj Coster-Waldau. Blair made his directorial debut on I Don't Feel At Home in This World Anymore. It had its world premiere at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival and won that festival's Grand Jury Prize. It was released on February 24, 2017, by Netflix.
|2011||You Hurt My Feelings||Macon|
|2012||The Man from Orlando||Glenn|
|2013||Blue Ruin||Dwight Evans|
|2017||I Don't Feel at Home in This World Anymore||Bar Dude||Also writer and director|
|2017||Small Crimes||Scotty Caldwell||Also writer|
|2017||The Florida Project||John|
|2017||Logan Lucky||Special Agent Brad Noonan|
|2018||Hold the Dark||Also writer|
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