Harrison Ford is an American actor. With an acting career continuing after 60 years, he best known for playing Han Solo in the Star Wars film series and Indiana Jones in the Indiana Jones film series. In the 1960s, he started working in small acting roles. Not satisfied with his acting career, he became a carpenter that had clients in the film and music industries. His first big break came in 1973 when he was recommended to George Lucas, who gave him a part in American Graffiti.
This led to Lucas asking him to audition for the role of Han Solo in the original Star Wars film in 1977. Winning the role, he returned for the two sequels and Star Wars: The Force Awakens. In the 1980s, George Lucas collaborated with Steven Spielberg on the Indiana Jones trilogy, which saw Ford taking the lead role. On top of these two iconic roles, he has starred in a long list of successful movies, making him one of the biggest Hollywood stars of all time. This includes films such as Blade Runner, Frantic, Clear and Present Danger, The Fugitive, Air Force One and many more. He is also known for his marriage to actress Calista Flockhart.