Creator / Val Kilmer

Val Edward Kilmer (born December 31, 1959) is an award winning actor known for playing Iceman (no, not that Iceman), Jim Morrison, Doc Holliday, and Batman. He really likes to prepare himself for his roles, as some of his fellow actors have noted. For a time in the 90s it looked like Kilmer was going to become one of Hollywood's truly elite A-listers, especially after the success of Batman Forever, but his career never quite took off despite so much potential.

Fittingly, like the real Jim Morrison, Kilmer is a musician as well, having released a CD in 2007. Nowadays, he only appears in Direct-to-Video material, sadly - this seems to be due at least in part to his unfortunate reputation of being difficult to work with. Roles in more mainstream films are painfully rare.

From 1988 to 1996 he was married to British actress Joanne Whalley, whom he met while filming the sword and sorcery film Willow (and would star opposite for a second time in the thriller Kill Me Again). They had two children, daughter Mercedes and son Jack.

As per usual, That Other Wiki has quite an extensive article on him.

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