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Jack Nicholson, an American actor, producer, screen-writer and director, is a three-time Academy Award winner and twelve-time nominee. Nicholson is also notable for being one of two actors - the other being Michael Caine - who have received Oscar nods in every decade from sixties through the naughts. Nicholson was born on April 22, 1937 in Neptune,... See full bio »
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Won 3 Oscars. Another 77 wins & 89 nominations. See more awards »

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 1992 Man Trouble
Eugene Earl Axline aka Harry Bliss
 1989 Batman
Joker / Jack Napier
 1986 Elephant's Child (TV Movie)
Narrator (voice)
 1976 The Last Tycoon
 1975 The Fortune
 1971 A Safe Place
 1970 The Rebel Rousers
 1968 Head
Movie director at filmshoot in restaurant (uncredited)
 1968 Psych-Out
 1966-1967 The Andy Griffith Show (TV Series)
Marvin Jenkins / Mr. Garland
- Aunt Bee, the Juror (1967) ... Marvin Jenkins
- Opie Finds a Baby (1966) ... Mr. Garland
 1967 The Guns of Will Sonnett (TV Series)
Tom Murdock
- A Son for a Son (1967) ... Tom Murdock
 1967 The St. Valentine's Day Massacre
Gino, Hit Man (uncredited)
 1966 The Shooting
Billy Spear
 1966 Dr. Kildare (TV Series)
Jaime Angel
- Out of a Concrete Tower (1966) ... Jaime Angel
- The Taste of Crow (1966) ... Jaime Angel
- A Patient Lost (1966) ... Jaime Angel
 1964 Back Door to Hell
 1964 Flight to Fury
Jay Wickham
 1963 The Raven
Rexford Bedlo
 1962 The Broken Land
Will Brocious
 1962 Hawaiian Eye (TV Series)
Tony Morgan
- Total Eclipse (1962) ... Tony Morgan
 1962 Little Amy (TV Movie)
Jefferson City Coach
 1962 The Hour of St. Francis (TV Series short)
Jim Evans
 1961 Bronco (TV Series)
Bob Doolin
- The Equalizer (1961) ... Bob Doolin
 1961 Sea Hunt (TV Series)
John Stark
- Round Up (1961) ... John Stark
 1961 Tales of Wells Fargo (TV Series)
Tom Washburn
- That Washburn Girl (1961) ... Tom Washburn
 1960 The Barbara Stanwyck Show (TV Series)
- The Mink Coat (1960) ... Bud
 1960 The Wild Ride
Johnny Varron
 1960 Mr. Lucky (TV Series)
- Operation Fortuna (1960) ... Martin
 1960 Too Soon to Love
 1958 The Cry Baby Killer
Jimmy Wallace
 1956 Matinee Theatre (TV Series)
Musician's Son
- Are You Listening? (1956) ... Musician's Son
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Appeared in the premiere episode of the religious program by the Hour of St. Francis called "Search!" called "Victory" and also starred Larry Gerst. See more »

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2 Biographical Movies | 16 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | 20 Interviews | 36 Articles | 16 Pictorials | 42 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


5' 8½" (1.74 m)

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[advice to Harry Dean Stanton on screen-acting] Just let the wardrobe be the character. You play yourself. That's the way you approach it. See more »


In June 1954, he graduated from Manasquan High School in New Jersey and headed for California, where he went on to work in the MGM cartoon department and mail room. See more »


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