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Jack Nicholson

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Biography

Nicholson in a publicity photo, May 1981

Source: Wikipedia

John Joseph "Jack" Nicholson (born April 22, 1937) is an American actor and filmmaker. Throughout his career, Nicholson has portrayed unique and challenging roles, many of which include dark portrayals of excitable, neurotic and psychopathic characters. Nicholson's 12 Academy Award nominations make him the most nominated male actor in the Academy's history.

Fact file

  • Born: John Joseph Nicholson April 22, 1937 (age 78) Neptune City, New Jersey, United States
  • Residence: Hollywood Hills, California
  • Nationality: American
  • Alma mater: Actors Studio
  • Occupation: Actor, filmmaker
  • Years active: 1957–present
  • Home town: Neptune City, New Jersey
  • Spouse(s): Sandra Knight (1962–1968)
  • Children: 5, including Lorraine Nicholson

Read more about Jack Nicholson at Wikipedia or at the Internet Movie Database

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Here's Danny! Ewan McGregor to play Jack Nicholson's grown son in 'The Shining' sequel
USA Today Movies, 2018-06-14 02:15:40
Ewan McGregor will play Jack Nicholson's screen son, a now-grown Danny Torrance, in 'Doctor Sleep,' a sequel to 'The Shining' adapted from Stephen King's book of the same name.         

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Variety, 2018-03-03 15:00:53
Twenty years ago, Jack Nicholson hopped through the streets of downtown Manhattan, trying to avoid the cracks in the sidewalk in “As Good as it Gets.” Playing the obsessive-compulsive novelist Melvin Udall in the James L. Brooks-directed comedy landed Nicholson his third Oscar in 1998. It was a difficult task, ...

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Variety, 2018-01-23 14:35:06
Meryl Streep has broken her own Oscar record. The actress received her 21st Academy Award nomination, in the best actress category, for her performance as Katherine Graham in “The Post.” The nod extends Streep’s record by nine over Katharine Hepburn and Jack Nicholson, who are tied in second place with ...

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