8 wins & 5 nominations.
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Television commercial for Oatmeal Raisin Crisp, spoofing many elements from "Psycho"
2 Biographical Movies |
5 Print Biographies |
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2 Interviews |
4 Articles |
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A.P. | Tony Perkins
6' 2" (1.88 m)
Did You Know?
[on playing Norman Bates] It is the Hamlet of horror roles, and you can never quite get enough of playing Norman Bates. It's always interesting.
Prior to playing his best remembered role as Norman Bates in Psycho
(1960), Perkins had been an innocuous, rather generic younger leading man, co-starring with the likes of Sophia Loren
and Jane Fonda
. After the release of Psycho, Perkins found romantic leading roles hard to come by, and eventually came to resent the impact his most famous film had on his career.
His eternally boyish good looks.
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