: Stage: Appeared (as "Nels") in "I Remember Mama" on Broadway
5 Biographical Movies |
31 Print Biographies |
3 Portrayals |
4 Interviews |
86 Articles |
18 Pictorials |
19 Magazine Cover Photos |
5' 9" (1.75 m)
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[on the Academy Awards, to Connie Chung
after his Best Supporting Actor nomination for A Dry White Season
(1989)] That's a part of the sickness in America, that you have to think in terms of who wins, who loses, who's good, who's bad, who's best, who's worst... I don't like to think that way. Everybody has their own value in different ways, and I don't like to think who's the best at this. I mean...
At the time of his death at age 80, Brando had been suffering from congestive heart failure, advanced diabetes and pulmonary fibrosis (damage to the tissue inside the lungs resulting from a bout of pneumonia in 2001). Doctors had recently discovered a tumor inside his liver, but he died before they could operate to remove it.
Usually received top-billing in movies. Even if didn't have the titular role or was the most seen character