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Once I started taking drama classes, I asked myself why I had ever wasted so much time on a football team.
Is one of only six actors to be nominated for acting honors by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences over five decades (1950s, 1960s, 1980s, 1990s and 2000s). Laurence Olivier
(1930s, 1940s, 1950s, 1960s, 1970s), Katharine Hepburn
(1930s, 1940s, 1950s, 1960s, 1980s), Jack Nicholson
(1960s, 1970s, 1980s, 1990s and 2000s) and Michael Caine
(1960s, 1970s, 1980s, 1990s and 2000s) Meryl
While he played similar system-bucking, troubled young men as such near contemporaries as Marlon Brando
and James Dean
, Newman's characters were often more humorous, introspective and self-assured. Newman's character's conflicts were often ironic and (intentionally) borderline-absurd.