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One of the most fascinating characters in Hollywood history, Warren Beatty was born Henry Warren Beaty in Richmond, Virginia on March 30, 1937. His mother, Kathlyn Corinne (MacLean), was a drama teacher from Nova Scotia, Canada, and his father, Ira Owens Beaty, a PhD. of educational psychology, public school administrator, and real estate dealer, ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 34 wins & 49 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Bonnie and Clyde
Bonnie and Clyde Clyde Barrow
(1967)
Bulworth
Bulworth Sen. Jay Billington Bulworth
(1998)
Reds
Reds John Reed
(1981)
Dick Tracy
Dick Tracy Dick Tracy
(1990)

Filmography

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 2010 Dick Tracy Special (TV Movie)
Dick Tracy
 1998 The Larry Sanders Show (TV Series)
Warren Beatty
- Flip (1998) ... Warren Beatty
 1981 Reds
John Reed
 1975 The Fortune
Nicky
 1975 Shampoo
George
 1971 $
Joe Collins
 1970 The Only Game in Town
Joe Grady
 1966 Kaleidoscope
Barney Lincoln
 1960 One Step Beyond (TV Series)
Harry Grayson
- The Visitor (1960) ... Harry Grayson
 1959 Playhouse 90 (TV Series)
- Dark December (1959)
 1959 Look Up and Live (TV Series)
Boy
- The Family (1959)
- The Square (1959) ... Boy
 1957 Suspicion (TV Series)
Boy
- Heartbeat (1957) ... Boy (as Warren Beaty)
 1957 Kraft Theatre (TV Series)
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Other Works:

Active on Broadway in the following production: See more »

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7 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | 5 Interviews | 14 Articles | 5 Pictorials | 12 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Warren Beaty

Height:

6' 2" (1.88 m)
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It's best not to act and direct at the same time. When I direct myself, I do more takes than if I'm being directed by someone else. Rather than stop and look at it, I just do it again. And I like to have my fellow actors feel that they're directing it at the same time. I try to lead them into thinking it's sort of a fake democracy, when it's actually, ultimately, kind of a fascist dictatorship, ... See more »

Trivia:

He is the only person to be nominated for 4 Academy Awards (Best Picture, Directing, Lead Actor & Screenplay) in the same year in two-times. First for Heaven Can Wait (1978), later for Reds (1981). See more »

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Known on-screen and off-screen for being highly charming to women See more »

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Pro See more »

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Aries

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