1 Biographical Movie |
10 Print Biographies |
4 Portrayals |
2 Articles |
2 Pictorials |
36 Magazine Cover Photos |
5' 10" (1.78 m)
Did You Know?
The only line that's wrong in William Shakespeare
is 'holding a mirror up to nature.' You hold a magnifying glass up to nature. As an actor you just enlarge it enough so that your audience can identify with the situation. If it were a mirror, we would have no art.
In Robert Laguardia's "Monty" (1977), the first published biography, Laguardia tells of how Clift was discomfited when he initially met co-star Burt Lancaster
on the set of From Here to Eternity
(1953). Lancaster was in awe of Monty and was so nervous, he actually shook during their first scene (as also mentioned in Lancaster's biography).
Often played emotionally tortured men