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Jack Nicholson

John Joseph "Jack" Nicholson (born April 22, 1937) is an American actor, film director, producer and writer. He is renowned for his often dark-themed portrayals of neurotic characters. Nicholson has been nominated for Academy Awards 12 times. He has won the Academy Award for Best Actor twice, for One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest and for As Good as It Gets. He won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for the 1983 film Terms of Endearment. He is tied with Walter Brennan for most acting wins by a male actor (three), and second to Katharine Hepburn for most acting wins overall (four). He is also one of only two actors nominated for an Academy Award for acting (either lead or supporting) in every decade from the 1960s to 2000s (the other one being Michael Caine). He has won seven Golden Globe Awards, and received a Kennedy Center Honor in 2001. In 1994, he became one of the youngest actors to be awarded the American Film Institute's Life Achievement Award. Notable films in which he has starred include, in chronological order, Easy Rider, Five Easy Pieces, Chinatown, One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, The Shining, The Postman Always Rings Twice, Reds, Terms of Endearment, Batman, A Few Good Men, As Good as It Gets, About Schmidt, Something's Gotta Give and The Departed. Description above from the Wikipedia article Jack Nicholson, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Apr 22, 1937 In Manhattan, New York, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
91
First Appeared:
In the series Oscar (The Academy Awards) 1953-03-18
Latest Project:
Pelicula Saturday Night Live 40th Anniversary Special 2015-02-15
Known For
Poster of Ejecutivo agresivo
Poster of El juramento
Poster of Algunos hombres buenos
Poster of El resplandor
Filmography
Pelicula Saturday Night Live 40th Anniversary Special Himself 2015-02-15
Pelicula Top Priority: The Terror Within Himself - Academy Award Winning Actor (archive footage) 2012-06-15
Pelicula Habitación 237 Jack Torrance (archive footage) (uncredited) 2012-10-26
Pelicula El mundo de Roger Corman himself 2011-01-21
Pelicula I'm Still Here Himself 2010-09-10
Pelicula Stardust Himself (uncredited) 2010-10-16
Pelicula ¿Cómo sabes si...? Charles 2010-12-17
Pelicula BBStory: An American Film Renaissance 2010-11-23
Pelicula Lost Kubrick: The Unfinished Films of Stanley Kubrick Himself 2007-10-23
Pelicula The Visions of Stanley Kubrick Himself 2007-10-23
Pelicula View From the Overlook: Crafting 'The Shining' Himself 2007-10-23
Pelicula Ahora o nunca Edward Periman Cole 2007-12-25
Pelicula Infiltrados Francis "Frank" Costello 2006-10-05
Pelicula Shadows of the Bat: The Cinematic Saga of the Dark Knight Himself 2005-10-18
Pelicula Cuando menos te lo esperas... Harry Sanborn 2004-02-13
Pelicula Ejecutivo agresivo Dr. Buddy Rydell 2003-04-11
Series Celebrities Uncensored Unknown 2003-06-04
Pelicula A propósito de Schmidt Warren R. Schmidt 2002-05-22
Pelicula El juramento Jerry Black 2001-01-09
Pelicula Mejor... imposible Melvin Udall 1997-12-19
Pelicula Mars attacks! President James Dale / Art Land 1996-12-12
Pelicula Blood & Wine (Sangre y Vino) Alex Gates 1996-10-03
Pelicula La fuerza del cariño: La historia continua Garrett Breedlove 1996-12-25
Pelicula The Rolling Stones: Stripped Himself 1995-07-04
Pelicula Cruzando la oscuridad Freddy Gale 1995-11-15
Pelicula Lobo Will Randall 1994-06-17
Pelicula Ella nunca se niega Eugene Earl Axline, aka Harry Bliss 1992-07-17
Pelicula Hoffa, un pulso al poder James R. 'Jimmy' Hoffa 1992-12-25
Pelicula Algunos hombres buenos Col. Nathan R. Jessep 1992-12-11
Pelicula Los dos Jakes J.J. "Jake" Gittes 1990-08-10
Pelicula Batman Jack Napier / The Joker 1989-06-23
Pelicula Al filo de la noticia Bill Rorich 1987-12-16
Pelicula Las brujas de Eastwick Daryl Van Horne 1987-06-12
Pelicula Tallo de hierro Francis Phelan 1987-12-18
Pelicula Se acabó el pastel Mark Forman 1986-07-25
Pelicula El honor de los Prizzi Charley Partanna 1985-06-14
Pelicula Live Aid 1985-07-13
Pelicula Butaca diabólica (archive footage) 1984-10-26
Pelicula La fuerza del cariño Garrett Breedlove 1983-11-20
Pelicula La frontera Charlie Smith 1982-01-29
Pelicula Rojos Eugene O'Neill 1981-12-25
Pelicula El cartero siempre llama dos veces Frank Chambers 1981-03-20
Pelicula Ragtime Pirate (uncredited) 1981-11-20
Pelicula El resplandor Jack Torrance 1980-05-22
Pelicula Making 'The Shining' Himself 1980-10-04
Pelicula Camino del sur Henry Lloyd Moon 1978-10-06
Series The Kennedy Center Honors Unknown 1978-12-28
Pelicula El último magnate Brimmer 1976-11-18
Pelicula Missouri Tom Logan 1976-05-19
Pelicula El reportero David Locke 1975-02-28
Pelicula Dos pillos y una herencia Oscar 1975-05-20
Pelicula Tommy The Specialist 1975-03-19
Series Saturday Night Live Unknown 1975-10-11
Pelicula Alguien voló sobre el nido del cuco Randle Patrick McMurphy 1975-11-18
Pelicula Chinatown Jake Gittes 1974-06-20
Pelicula El último deber SM1 Billy 'Bad Ass' Buddusky 1973-12-11
Pelicula El rey de Marvin Gardens David Staebler 1972-10-12
Pelicula A Safe Place Mitch 1971-10-01
Pelicula Conocimiento Carnal Jonathan 1971-10-21
Pelicula Mi vida es mi vida Robert Eroica Dupea 1970-09-12
Pelicula Rebel Rousers Bunny 1970-04-01
Pelicula Vuelve a mi lado Tad Pringle 1970-06-17
Pelicula Easy Rider (Buscando mi destino) George Hanson 1969-05-07
Pelicula Pasaporte a la locura Stoney 1968-03-06
Pelicula Head Movie director at filmshoot in restaurant 1968-11-06
Pelicula Hells Angels on Wheels Poet 1967-06-01
Pelicula La matanza del día de San Valentín Gino, Hit Man 1967-06-30
Series The Guns of Will Sonnett Unknown 1967-09-08
Pelicula El tiroteo Billy Spear 1966-10-23
Pelicula Forajidos salvajes Wes 1966-10-23
Pelicula ¡Valiente marino! Dolan 1964-07-31
Pelicula Flight to Fury Jay Wickham 1964-08-07
Series Viaje al Fondo del Mar Unknown 1964-09-14
Pelicula Escapatoria al infierno Burnett 1964-12-19
Pelicula El cuervo Rexford Bedlo 1963-01-25
Pelicula El terror Lt. Andre Duvalier 1963-06-17
Pelicula The Broken Land Will 1962-03-31
Series Dr. Kildare Jaime Angel 1961-09-27
Pelicula Studs Lonigan Weary Reilly 1960-09-01
Pelicula The Wild Ride Johnny Varron 1960-06-17
Pelicula Too Soon to Love Buddy 1960-02-01
Pelicula La pequeña tienda de los horrores Wilbur Force 1960-09-14
Series The Barbara Stanwyck Show Unknown 1960-09-19
Series The Andy Griffith Show Unknown 1960-10-03
Series Hawaiian Eye Unknown 1959-10-07
Series Mr. Lucky Unknown 1959-10-24
Pelicula The Cry Baby Killer Jimmy Wallace 1958-08-15
Series Sea Hunt Unknown 1958-09-23
Series Bronco Unknown 1958-09-23
Series Matinee Theater Unknown 1955-10-31
Series Oscar (The Academy Awards) Jack Nicholson 1953-03-18