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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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USA Today Movies, 2019-10-25 22:51:31
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Variety, 2019-06-13 17:33:52
Redrum returns in “Doctor Sleep.” Ewan McGregor plays an adult Danny Torrance, Jack Nicholson’s on-screen son in “The Shining,” in the adaptation of the Stephen King horror novel of the same name. Still traumatized by the events of the classic 1980 film, Danny is battling a drinking problem and the ...

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