The Town

The Town is a gritty drama about a gang of bank and armored car robbers living in Charlestown, Massachusetts.  Jeremy portrays Jem Coughlin, a career criminal and loyal best friend to the gang's leader, Doug MacRay.  After Doug falls in love with a victim from one of their robberies, he must keep it a secret from Jem and the rest of the gang.  Eventually, Doug decides to leave his life of crime and move to Florida.  However, before he does so, he and his gang must complete one more robbery: the vault at historic Fenway Park.

For his performance in The Town, Jeremy earned his second Academy Award nomination, this time for Best Supporting Actor.  He was also nominated for Golden Globe, Screen Actors Guild, Broadcast Film Critics Association, San Diego Film Critics Society, and Satellite awards, and won 3rd place at the Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association and National Society of Film Critics awards.

 

Additionally, the film's cast won "Best Acting by an Ensemble" from the National Board of Review and Washington D.C. Area Film Critics Association, and was nominated for a Broadcast Film Critics Association award.

 

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