American Actor/Author/Composer and singer
Robert Charles Durman Mitchum (August 6, 1917 – July 1, 1997) was an American film actor, author, composer and singer. He is rated #23 on the American Film Institute's list of the 50 greatest American screen legends of all time (25 greatest males/25 greatest females). Mitchum...Wikipedia
Age: 79 (age at death)
Born: 6th August, 1917, Bridgeport, Connecticut, USA
Died: 1st July, 1997, Santa Barbara, California, USA
Height: 6' 1" (185 cm)
Claim to Fame: Cape Fear
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Actor Michael Madsen called him his "role model" and inspiration to take up acting as a profession.
His mother was Norwegian and his father was Scots-Irish on his father's side and Native American Blackfoot on his mother's side.
A deserted road. A deadly crash. A legend is born.
LONDON (AP) -- "Death Wish" director Michael Winner, a British filmmaker, restaurant critic and bon vivant, died Monday. He was 77.
Winner's wife, Geraldine, said he died at his London home after an illness.
Winner's 30 movies included three "Death Wish" films starring the late Charles Bronson. Many of his features sit at the schlockier end of the spectrum, but he also worked with Hollywood icons including Marlon Brando, Burt Lancaster, Robert Mitchum and Faye Dunaway.
Winner's 30 movies included three "Death Wish" films... Read More
Posted by vlad1369 2 years ago
Herbert Lom, the versatile Czech-born actor who could play Napoleon Bonaparte or a witch hunter with equal aplomb but who was perhaps best known as Peter Sellers’s frustrated boss in the Pink Panther franchise, died on Thursday at his home in London. He was 95.
His son Alec confirmed his death, The Associated Press reported.
Mr. Lom gained more attention as a reliable character actor than as a suave leading man, although he was both. His deep-set, mesmerizing eyes made him the perfect villain in a series of minor films in the early 1940s, and he went on to... Read More
Posted by vlad1369 2 years ago
Peter Breck, who starred as Barbara Stanwyck's most temperamental son, Nick Barkley, in the popular 1960s western series 'The Big Valley,' died on Monday in Vancouver, British Columbia. He was 82 and had lived in Vancouver since the 1980s.
His death was confirmed by his wife, Diana.
Mr. Breck began his acting career shortly after serving in the Navy. He studied drama and English at the University of Houston and began appearing in productions at the Alley Theater in Houston before moving on to the Arena Theater in Washington, where Robert Mitchum saw him... Read More
Posted by vlad1369 3 years ago
LOS ANGELES – Ken Annakin, the British-born director whose credits included the World War II epics "Battle of the Bulge" and "The Longest Day" and the family classic "Swiss Family Robinson," has died. He was 94.
Annakin died Wednesday night at his Beverly Hills home, said his daughter, Deborah Peters. His health had been failing since he had a heart attack and stroke within a day of each other in February, she said.
Before he was stricken, Annakin had been in good health and always talked about making more movies, even though he had not... Read More
Posted by Queenoftab 5 years ago
NEW YORK - Playwright William Gibson, whose "The Miracle Worker" has thrilled audiences for nearly a half-century with the true story of the deaf-blind Helen Keller`s rescue from a world of ignorance, has died. He was 94.
Gibson died Tuesday in Stockbridge, Mass., according to the Finnerty & Stevens Funeral Home in Great Barrington.
Gibson wrote a dozen plays, including the Tony-winning "Two for the Seesaw," but would be forever known for "The Miracle Worker." First written for television, the story of a young Keller forging a relationship... Read More
Posted by Ladyree 6 years ago
When asked what he looked for in a script before accepting a job, he said, "Days off."
[on Sarah Miles] She`s a monster. If you think she`s not strong, you`d better pay attention.