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Years active 1958-present
Top Roles Wilbur Force, George Hanson, Movie director at filmshoot in restaurant, Jack Torrance, Gino, Hit Man
Top GenresDrama, Crime, Comedy, Thriller/Suspense, Western, Musical
Top TopicsSupernatural, Bikers, Period Piece
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Jack Nicholson Overview:

Legendary actor, Jack Nicholson, was born John Joseph Nicholson on Apr 22, 1937 in New York City, NY. As of December 2017, Jack Nicholson was 80 years old.

HONORS and AWARDS:

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Jack Nicholson was nominated for 11 Academy Awards, winning two for Best Supporting Actor for Terms of Endearment (as Garrett Breedlove) in 1983 for Best Actor for As Good as It Gets (as Melvin Udall) in 1997.

Academy Awards

YearAwardFilm nameRoleResult
1969Best Supporting ActorEasy Rider (1969)George HansonNominated
1970Best ActorFive Easy Pieces (1970)Robert Eroica DupeaNominated
1973Best ActorThe Last Detail (1973)Signalman First Class BudduskyNominated
1974Best ActorChinatown (1974)J. J. GittesNominated
1981Best Supporting ActorReds (1981)N/ANominated
1983Best Supporting ActorTerms of Endearment (1983)Garrett BreedloveWon
1985Best ActorPrizzi's Honor (1985)Charley PartannaNominated
1987Best ActorIronweed (1987)Francis PhelanNominated
1992Best Supporting ActorA Few Good Men (1992)Col. Nathan R. JessepNominated
1997Best ActorAs Good as It Gets (1997)Melvin UdallWon
2002Best ActorAbout Schmidt (2002)Warren SchmidtNominated
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He was honored with one star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in the category of Motion Pictures. Jack Nicholson's handprints and footprints were 'set in stone' at Grauman's Chinese Theater during imprint ceremony #140 on Jun 17, 1974.

BlogHub Articles:

Directs Goin' South

By Rick29 on Feb 27, 2014 From Classic Film & TV Cafe

Henry Lloyd Moon--a second-rate outlaw with a third-rate gang--learns the hard way that it doesn't pay to tease a posse. After crossing the border to Mexico, Moon stops to laugh at the pursuing posse. The sheriff pauses for a few minutes, then rides across the river and arrests Moon. Following his d... Read full article


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Jack Nicholson Quotes:

Jersey: Yeah, we're all gonna die anyway - tomorrow, next week, 30 years from now. Did that little thought ever penetrate your thick skull?
Burnett: Yeah, once when I was a boy, but naturally I dismissed it as being too outrageous.


George Hanson: I mean, it's real hard to be free when you are bought and sold in the marketplace.


George Hanson: [holding up a business card] The governor of Louisiana gave me this. Madame Tinkertoy's House of Blue Lights, corner of Bourbon and Toulouse, New Orleans, Louisiana. Now, this is supposed to be the finest whorehouse in the south. These ain't no pork chops! These are U.S. PRIME!


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