Josh James Brolin (born February 12, 1968) is an American actor. He has acted in theater, film and television roles since 1985, and won acting awards for his roles in the films W No Country for Old Men, Milk and Wall Street Money Never Sleeps.
Brolin was born in Santa Monica, California, the son of Jane Cameron Agee, a wildlife activist and native of Corpus Christi, Texas and actor James Brolin. Brolin was raised on a California ranch with little exposure to his father's acting career. His parents divorced when he was 18and his stepmother is singer come actress Barbra Streisand. He become interested in acting after taking an improv acting class in high school.