Josh Lucas is an American actor of great value for the film industry. There have been many roles through which he managed to build a great reputation for himself and which have been recognized in a suitable way through nominations and awards. Some of the most well known movies in which he played are Glory Road, A Beautiful Mind and Poseidon. The 41 year old actor has had numerous parts over the years, since he started his career in 1993. The first role he ever had was that of Luke McGregor in Snowy River: The McGregor Saga.
Over the years he had important parts in various movies or he was one of the actors of famous productions. Among the most important movies in which he has played we can count: True Blue (1996), American Psycho (2000), A Beautiful Mind (2001), Sweet Home Alabama (2002), Hulk (2003), Glory Road (2006), Poseidon (2006), Stolen (2009), Shadows and Lies (2010), Life as We Know It (2010), Daydream Nation (2010), The Lincoln Lawyer (2011), Red Dog (2011), J. Edgar (2011), Big Sur (2012) and The Firm (2012). These amazing movies have placed Lucas in some of the most relevant roles of his career, which ended up making him a household name in the entertainment industry. In 2002, he was recognized with an amazing nomination with the cast of A Beautiful Mind. The category was for Outstanding Performance by a Cast of a Theatrical Motion Picture at the Screen Actors Guild Award.
Josh Lucas managed to win some awards as well, which have been a testament of his great acting skills and of the talent he has brought to various productions. In 2003, he won the Choice Movie Liplock Award at the Teen Choice Award, alongside with Reese Witherspoon, for Sweet Home Alabama. In 2011, the Vali Film Festival awarded him with the trophy for Contribution to Film, which is a general category, that honors various actors for the way in which they have participated into the productions of the past few years. In the same year, Lucas was honored at the IF Awards with the trophy for the Best Actor, due to the part he played in Red Dog. Josh Lucas is bound to receive more and more awards in the future, as it is visible that he is a great and a highly talented actor of the entertainment industry.