Woody Harrelson plays characters in film and on television with gusto. In real life, he is an advocate for peace.
Charles Harrelson was his father, who abandoned the family when Woody was young and committed multiple murders as a hitman.
The strange thing is that they share the same birthday - July 23.
In 1982 Woody was arrested for dancing in the street. Below he is pictured in the mug shot for that arrest, his father's mug shot dangling around his neck: