Martin Sheen is an American actor whose career in Hollywood spans decades. He started his acting career in the 1960s. He first gained recognition for his role in 1968’s The Subject Was Roses. In the ’70s, he starred in the film Badlands and became further known for his lead role in Francis Ford Copolla’s Apocalypse Now. His performance here earned him a BAFTA nomination for Best Actor. Later in the ’90s and 2000s, he played President Josiah Bartlet in The West Wing. In the 2010s, he played Uncle Ben in The Amazing Spider-Man. As of 2015, he stars as Robert Hanson in the comedy series Grace and Frankie.