Jack Huston played Captain Jasper, a Confederate soldier, in the movie 'Antebellum'. His character is part of a brutal and oppressive regime during the American Civil War era. He embodies the malevolence and bigotry of the period, showcasing the film's exploration of slavery's harrowing legacy and the continued struggle for racial equality.
Jack Huston portrayed the iconic character Judah Ben-Hur in the movie 'Ben-Hur.' As the film's protagonist, he is a Jewish prince who faces betrayal and unjust imprisonment at the hands of his adoptive brother, Messala, played by Toby Kebbell. Huston's portrayal of Ben-Hur showcases his journey of revenge, redemption, and forgiveness, set against the backdrop of ancient Rome.
11 Pride and Prejudice and Zombies
In the movie 'Pride and Prejudice and Zombies', Jack Huston played the character of George Wickham. He is a charismatic and cunning officer in the British army. Set in an alternate reality where the Regency era is plagued by a zombie apocalypse, Wickham's charming facade conceals his treacherous nature. He becomes entangled in a complex web of romance, deceit, and zombie-slaying action as he manipulates relationships and seeks personal gain.
10 Earthquake Bird
In the movie 'Earthquake Bird', Jack Huston portrayed the character of Bob Johnson.
9 Not Fade Away
In the movie 'Not Fade Away', Jack Huston portrayed Eugene Gaunt, a talented musician and the lead guitarist of a 1960s rock band. The film follows the band's journey as they navigate the complexities of fame, love, and the cultural shifts of the era.
In the movie 'Outlander,' Jack Huston portrayed Wulfric, a Viking warrior. The film blends historical fiction with science fiction as an alien spacecraft crashes in Viking-age Norway. The stranded alien, Kainan (played by Jim Caviezel), allies with the Vikings to fight a deadly alien creature that escaped from the ship. Wulfric is a skilled and honorable warrior who becomes a key ally to Kainan in the battle against the extraterrestrial threat.
7 Factory Girl
In the movie 'Factory Girl', Jack Huston played the character of Gerard Malanga, a real-life figure from the 1960s art and music scene. The film focuses on the life of Edie Sedgwick, portrayed by Sienna Miller, who was an influential figure in the art world and a muse to Andy Warhol. Gerard Malanga was a poet, photographer, and collaborator with Warhol during the iconic "Factory" era.
6 Kill Your Darlings
In the movie 'Kill Your Darlings', Jack Huston played the character of Jack Kerouac, the renowned Beat Generation writer. The film is a biographical drama centered around the early years of the Beat movement and the friendship between poets Allen Ginsberg (played by Daniel Radcliffe), William S. Burroughs (played by Ben Foster), and Jack Kerouac.
In the movie 'Shrink', Jack Huston portrayed the character of Shamus.
4 Night Train to Lisbon
In the movie 'Night Train to Lisbon', Jack Huston played the character of Amadeu de Prado, a young and passionate Portuguese doctor and resistance fighter during the Salazar dictatorship.
3 The Longest Ride
In the romantic drama film 'The Longest Ride', Jack Huston portrayed the character of young Ira Levisnon. The character of elder Ira Levison was portrayed by Alan Alda.
2 American Hustle
In the movie 'American Hustle', Jack Huston played the character of Pete Musane, a mob enforcer and close associate of the main antagonist, Mayor Carmine Polito, portrayed by Jeremy Renner
1 The Irishman
In the movie 'The Irishman', Jack Huston played the character of Robert F. Kennedy, the Attorney General of the United States. The film, directed by Martin Scorsese, is a crime epic that chronicles the life of Frank Sheeran, portrayed by Robert De Niro, a mob hitman with ties to the Bufalino crime family.