James Maitland "Jimmy" Stewart (May 20, 1908 – July 2, 1997) was an American film and stage actor, known for his distinctive drawl voice and down-to-earth persona. Over the course of his career, he starred in many films widely considered classics. He was known for portraying...Wikipedia
Age: 89 (age at death)
Born: 20th May, 1908, Indiana, Pennsylvania
Died: 2nd July, 1997, Beverly Hills, California
Height: 6' 3" (191 cm)
Claim to Fame: Mr. Smith Goes to Washington
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According to the March 31, 1941 issue of 'Time' Magazine, Stewart was drafted into the Army. Prior to induction, he flew in a private plane to California and the next day braved a large crowd of female admirers to board a Los Angeles trolley car that took him and other draftees off to be inducted for a year hitch in the Army. 'Time' said that Stewart's salary would drop to $21 a month from $6,000.
When Stewart won the Best Actor Oscar in 1940, he sent it to his father in Indiana, Pennsylvania, who set it in his hardware shop. The trophy remained there for 25 years.
I`d like people to remember me as someone who was good at his job and seemed to mean what he said. (1983)
You hear so much about the old movie moguls and the impersonal factories where there is no freedom. MGM was a wonderful place where decisions were made on my behalf by my superiors. What`s wrong with that?
Look out pardners, there's a new mouse in town!
A family of Emigre mice decide to move out to the west, unaware that they are falling into a trap perpetrated by a smooth talking cat.
'He was one of the greats of cinema': Actor and film director Richard Attenborough has died five days short of his 91st birthday
-British actor died at lunchtime yesterday, five days before 91st birthday
-He was one of Britain's leading actors, before becoming successful director
-He was the elder brother of BBC nature broadcaster Sir David Attenborough
-Director won eight Oscars for 1982 epic Gandhi, including best director
-He was living with actress wife Sheila Sims in care home for sick entertainers
-The pair married in 1945 after meeting at Rada and had three children
-Lord Attenborough had been confined to wheelchair after stroke in 2008
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Actress Kim Novak has been diagnosed with breast cancer and is undergoing treatment, her manager told the Hollywood Reporter on Tuesday.
The 77-year-old's condition was detected during a regular mammogram, manager Sue Cameron said. "All her doctors say she is in fantastic physical shape and should recover very well."
Novak's name is synonymous with "Vertigo," the 1958 Alfred Hitchcock classic costarring Jimmy Stewart, and her vibe is echoed currently in characters like Cara Buono's Dr. Faye Miller on "Mad Men." She appeared most... Read More
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