Why Famous: Raised in Britain, Garfield began his film career there before achieving international fame in such films as "The Social Network" (2010), for which he won a Golden Globe.
Garfield's most famous role to date is that of the Marvel superhero Spider-Man starring in "The Amazing Spider-Man" in 2012 and its follow-up "The Amazing Spider-Man 2" in 2014.
- 2010-09-24 "The Social Network" directed by David Fincher and starring Jesse Eisenberg, Andrew Garfield and Justin Timberlake premieres at the New York Film Festival
- 2012-06-13 "The Amazing Spider-Man" directed by Marc Webb and starring Andrew Garfield and Emma Stone premieres at the Tokyo Film Festival
- 2014-04-10 "The Amazing Spider-Man 2" directed by Marc Webb and starring Andrew Garfield and Emma Stone premieres in London