Although Bertier is unable to play due to being paralyzed from the waist down, the team goes on to win the state championship. Ryan Hurst has been active in a myriad of different roles as an actor throughout the years. In addition to his work on television, he also has worked as a supporting actor in films such as Rango and We Were Soldiers. It was also used during the to accompany the celebration and fireworks at after future president gave his nomination acceptance speech, and was also used immediately following upon winning the. Initially, Bertier was reluctant to share the field with his African-American teammates and even made his concerns known to Coach Boone. Bertier would remain a paraplegic for the rest of his life. So whatever happened to all the actors from that instant classic? Though not primarily offering up anything new in the pantheon of race and sport related movies, Remember The Titans does have so much good going for it.
Fracture followed, along with Crazy, Stupid, Love, The Big Short and The Nice Guys. At a time when racial tensions were at their peak for a small town community, this move did not sit right with many of its citizens. The year is seen through the eyes of the football team where the man hired to coach the Black school is made head coach over the highly successful white coach. The cast list is impressive, Denzel Washington and Will Patton find instant chemistry as the head coaches thrust together by outside influences, with both guys beautifully doing credit to the real life friendship that would be born from the situation. An undisciplined talent, Julius embraces his assignments and becomes an All-American, while also becoming best friends with white teammate Gerry Bertier. Remember the Titans celebrates its sweet sixteen this year, and to commemorate the occasion, we revisit the stars of the film a decade and a half later to see what they have been up to.
If every party needs a pooper than that role was filled by Ray Budds — and no Coach, that is not Dean Martin. More recently, he has gotten back into film with supporting roles in major Hollywood films: , , and last years hit reboot Creed. Between television and film, many of the movie's stars have gone on to amass success throughout their careers as actors and actresses. As much as Blue acted as the voice for the Titans, the actor behind him Earl Poitier has remained quiet as an actor in the years since. Ronnie Bass got his nickname 'Sunshine' due to the fact that he was from California.
We have reviewed our partners privacy policies to ensure that they comply with similar policies in order to ensure your data security. The following discloses the information gathering and dissemination practices for this Web site. Just before the state semi-finals, Yoast is told by the chairman of the school board that he will be inducted into the Hall of Fame after the Titans lose one game, implying he wants Boone to be dismissed over his race. The cause of the accident was determined to be a mechanical failure in the engine mount. In the year 2000, that film was Remember the Titans. In 1971 high school football was everything to the people of Alexandria. Most notably, he has enjoyed the success and longevity of several television series — , , and — as a recurring character.
Currently, he is acting on an upcoming television series, Outcast, and a movie entitled Brand New Old Love which is slated for a 2017 release. While the film mostly focused on the Titans and the obstacles they overcame as a team, we still got a brief glimpse into the life of Coach Herman Boone and his family. He was not the sharpest student but had an infectious personality you could not help but fall in love with. His hair, style, and way of speaking set himself apart from the rest of the team but that did not stop him from holding his own as the team's quarterback. The actual state championship against of was a 27—0 blowout, played at in. As their days of training camp progress, black and white football team members frequently clash in racially motivated conflicts, including some between captains Gerry Bertier and Julius Campbell.
Yoast is then offered an assistant coach's job by the school board and initially refuses, but reconsiders after the white players pledge to boycott the team if he does not participate. Her oldest sister Bonnie was in college, her second oldest Angela went to a different high school, and her younger sister Deidre was only three years old in 1971. Of course, not everyone on the Titans came around to Coach Boone's personal philosophies. After the banquet, Bertier borrowed his mother's new. Julius gives the moving halftime speech at the state title game, then backs it up with a huge strip that allows the Titans to come back and win the game.