11 wins & 18 nominations.
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Dr. Eugene Norland Ferguson
Joe Adams -posing as Joe Bascopolous
4 Biographical Movies |
20 Print Biographies |
5 Portrayals |
23 Articles |
7 Pictorials |
9 Magazine Cover Photos |
Mr. Cary Grant | Archibald Leach
6' 1½" (1.87 m)
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[In 1986 on what he finds attractive in a woman] A lack of artifice. I don't like a lot of make-up or a lot of perfume. If someone wears a lot of make-up, it shows me they're not happy with their features--it shows their insecurity.
Replaced James Stewart
as hapless ad man Roger Thornhill in North by Northwest
(1959). Stewart very much wanted the role, but director Alfred Hitchcock
decided not to cast him because of the box-office failure of Vertigo
(1958), which Hitchcock blamed on Stewart for looking "too old" and chose Grant instead, even though he was actually four years older.
Often played characters who were much younger than his actual age.