Jack Nicholson

Born:  April 22, 1937, Neptune, New Jersey

 

1958:  The Cry Baby Killer

1960:  Teenage Lovers, The Wild Ride, The Little Shop Of Horrors, Studs Lonigan

1962:  The Broken Land

1963:  The Raven, The Terror

1964:  Ensign Pulver, Flight To Fury, Back Door To Hell

1966:  The Shooting, Ride In The Whirlwind

1967:  Hells Angels on Wheels, The St. Valentine’s Day Massacre

1968:  Psych-Out, Head

1969:  Easy Rider

1970:  The Rebel Rousers, On A Clear Day You Can See Forever, Five Easy Pieces

1971:  Carnal Knowledge, A Safe Place

1972:  The King of Marvin Gardens

1973:  The Last Detail

1974:  Chinatown

1975:  The Passenger, Tommy, The Fortune, One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest

1976:  The Missouri Breaks, The Last Tycoon

1978:  Goin’ South

1980:  The Shining

1981:  The Postman Always Rings Twice, Reds

1982:  The Border

1983:  Terms of Endearment

1985:  Prizzi’s Honor

1986:  Heartburn

1987:  The Witches of Eastwick, Broadcast News, Ironweed

1989:  Batman

1990:  The Two Jakes

1992:  Man Trouble, A Few Good Men, Hoffa

1994:  Wolf

1995:  The Crossing Guard

1996:  Blood and Wine, The Evening Star, Mars Attacks!

1997:  As Good As It Gets

2001:  The Pledge

2002:  About Schmidt

2003:  Anger Management, Something’s Gotta Give

2006:  The Departed

2007:  The Bucket List

2010:  How Do You Know

 

Academy Awards:  Best Actor, One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest (1975); Best Supporting Actor, Terms of Endearment (1983); Best Actor, As Good As It Gets (1997)
Nominations:  Best Supporting Actor, Easy Rider (1969); Best Actor, Five Easy Pieces (1970); The Last Detail (1973); Chinatown (1974); Best Supporting Actor, Reds (1981); Best Actor, Prizzi’s Honor (1985); Ironweed (1987); Best Supporting Actor, A Few Good Men (1992); Best Actor, About Schmidt (2002)

Cannes Film Festival Award:  Best Actor, The Last Detail (1974)

Golden Globe Awards:  Best Actor-Drama, Chinatown (1974); One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest (1975); Best Supporting Actor, Terms of Endearment (1983); Best Actor-Musical/Comedy, Prizzi’s Honor (1985); As Good As It Gets (1997); Cecil B. DeMille Award (1998); Best Actor-Drama, About Schmidt (2002)
Nominations:  Best Supporting Actor, Easy Rider (1969); Best Actor-Drama, Five Easy Pieces (1970); Carnal Knowledge (1971); The Last Detail (1973);  Best Supporting Actor, Reds (1981); Best Actor-Drama, Ironweed (1987); Best Actor-Musical/Comedy, Batman (1989); Best Actor-Drama, Hoffa (1992); Best Supporting Actor, A Few Good Men (1992); Best Actor-Musical/Comedy, Something’s Gotta Give (2003); Best Supporting Actor, The Departed (2006)

Screen Actors Guild Award:  Best Male Actor, As Good As It Gets (1997)
Nomination:  Best Male Actor, About Schmidt (2002); Outstanding Motion Picture Cast, The Departed (2006)

 

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