Joshua Logan Overview:

Director, Joshua Logan, was born Joshua Lockwood Logan III on Oct 5, 1908 in Texarkana, TX. Logan died at the age of 79 on Jul 12, 1988 in New York City, NY .



Although Logan was nominated for two Oscars, he never won a competitive Academy Award.

Academy Awards

YearAwardFilm nameRoleResult
1955Best DirectorPicnic (1955)N/ANominated
1957Best DirectorSayonara (1957)N/ANominated

He was honored with one star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in the category of Motion Pictures.

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A PhD dissertation written on him by Phil Boroff focused on his use of stage technique on film, and film technique on stage.

Directed 6 different performers in Oscar-nominated performances: Arthur O'Connell, Don Murray, Red Buttons, Marlon Brando, Miyoshi Umeki, Charles Boyer. Umeki and Buttons won for their supporting performances in Sayonara (1957).

Biography in: "The Scribner Encyclopedia of American Lives". Volume Two, 1986-1990, pages 549-550. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1999.

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