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Gender: Male

Known Credits: 39

Birthday: 1946-07-06

Place of Birth: New Haven, Connecticut, USA

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George W. Bush


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George Walker Bush (born July 6, 1946) is an American politician who served as the 43rd President of the United States from 2001 to 2009. Before that he was the 46th Governor of Texas, serving from 1995 to 2000. Bush is the eldest son of President George H. W. Bush, who served as the 41st President, and Barbara Bush, making him one of only two American presidents to be the son of a preceding president, after John Quincy Adams. He is also the brother of Jeb Bush, former Governor of Florida. After graduating from Yale University in 1968 and Harvard Business School in 1975, Bush worked in oil businesses. He married Laura Welch in 1977 and ran unsuccessfully for the House of Representatives shortly thereafter. He later co-owned the Texas Rangers baseball team before defeating Ann Richards in the 1994 Texas gubernatorial election. In a close and controversial election, Bush was elected President in 2000 as the Republican candidate, defeating Vice President Al Gore in the Electoral College. He was named Time Person of the Year 2000 and 2004. Early on, the Bush administration withdrew from a number of international treaty processes, notably the Kyoto Protocol on global warming. A series of terrorist attacks occurred eight months into Bush's first term as president on September 11, 2001. In response, Bush announced a global War on Terror, ordered an invasion of Afghanistan that same year and an invasion of Iraq in 2003. In addition to national security issues, Bush promoted policies on the economy, health care, education, and social security reform. He signed into law broad tax cuts, the No Child Left Behind Act, the Partial-Birth Abortion Ban Act, and Medicare prescription drug benefits for seniors. His tenure saw national debates on immigration, Social Security, electronic surveillance, waterboarding and other "enhanced interrogation techniques". Bush successfully ran for re-election against Democratic Senator John Kerry in 2004, in another relatively close election. After his re-election, Bush received increasingly heated criticism from across the political spectrum. In 2005, the Bush Administration dealt with widespread criticism over its handling of Hurricane Katrina. Following this and other controversies, as well as dissatisfaction with the direction of the Iraq War, Democrats won control of Congress in the 2006 elections. As the U.S. entered its longest post–World War II recession in December 2007, the Bush Administration took more direct control of the economy, enacting multiple economic programs intended to preserve the country's financial system. Though Bush was popular in the U.S. for much of his first term,  his popularity declined sharply during his second term. He was a highly controversial figure internationally, with public protests occurring even during visits to close allies, such as the United Kingdom. After leaving office, Bush returned to Texas and purchased a home in a suburban area of Dallas. He is currently a public speaker and has written a book about his life entitled Decision Points.

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2016 Zero Days as Himself (archive footage)
2015 The Making Of Trump as Himself
2015 Imminent Threat as Himself (archive footage)
2013 David Blaine: Real or Magic as Himself
2013 Inequality for All as Himself
2011 George W. Bush: The 9/11 Interview
2010 GasHole as himself
2009 Pax Americana and the Weaponization of Space as Himself
2008 Fuel as Himself - President of the United States
2008 Blood and Oil as Himself
2008 Lord Save Us as Himself (archive footage)
2008 Being W as George W. Bush
2008 Občan Havel as Himself
2007 Star Wars: The Legacy Revealed as George W. Bush (archive footage)
2007 Sicko as Himself
2007 The Union: The Business Behind Getting High as Himself (archive footage)
2007 In Lies We Trust: The CIA, Hollywood, and Bioterrorism as Himself
2006 Dixie Chicks: Shut Up and Sing as himself (archive footage)
2006 9/11: Press For Truth as Himself
2006 Friendly Fire: Exposing Gulf War Syndrome as Himself - Archive footage
2006 An Inconvenient Truth as Himself (archive footage)
2005 Class Dismissed: How TV Frames the Working Class as Himself (archive footage)
2005 Blowin' In The Wind as Himself
2005 Why We Fight as Himself (archive footage)
2004 WMD: Weapons of Mass Deception as Himself
2004 Unconstitutional: The War On Our Civil Liberties as Himself (archive footage)
2004 Nine Innings from Ground Zero as Himself
2004 Outfoxed: Rupert Murdoch's War on Journalism as Himself (archive footage)
2004 Fahrenheit 9/11 as himself (archive footage)
2004 The World According To Bush as Himself
2004 Control Room as Himself (archive footage)
2003 Salt Lake 2002: Stories of Olympic Glory as Himself
2003 Stupidity as himself
2002 Bowling for Columbine as Himself
2002 Demonlover as Himself (archive footage)
2002 Journeys with George as Himself
2002 Horns and Halos as Himself (archive footage)
1999 The Story of Darrell Royal as Himself
1900 The Bubble as Himself