Jack Nicholson

Jack Nicholson


  • Known For: Acting
  • Birthday: 22-04-1937
  • Gender: Male
  • Place of Birth: Manhattan, New York, USA
  • Also Known As:

    Джек Николсон
    جاك نيكلسون

  • Popularity: 6.60
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John Joseph "Jack" Nicholson (born April 22, 1937) is an American actor, film director, producer and writer. He is renowned for his often dark-themed portrayals of neurotic characters. Nicholson has been nominated for Academy Awards 12 times. He has won the Academy Award for Best Actor twice, for One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest and for As Good as It Gets. He won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for the 1983 film Terms of Endearment. He is tied with Walter Brennan for most acting wins by a male actor (three), and second to Katharine Hepburn for most acting wins overall (four). He is also one of only two actors nominated for an Academy Award for acting (either lead or supporting) in every decade from the 1960s to 2000s (the other one being Michael Caine). He has won seven Golden Globe Awards, and received a Kennedy Center Honor in 2001. In 1994, he became one of the youngest actors to be awarded the American Film Institute's Life Achievement Award. Notable films in which he has starred include, in chronological order, Easy Rider, Five Easy Pieces, Chinatown, One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, The Shining, The Postman Always Rings Twice, Reds, Terms of Endearment, Batman, A Few Good Men, As Good as It Gets, About Schmidt, Something's Gotta Give and The Departed. Description above from the Wikipedia article Jack Nicholson, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.




Year Movie Character
1996 Mars Attacks! as President James Dale / Art Land
1975 One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest as Randle Patrick McMurphy
1980 The Shining as Jack Torrance
1974 Chinatown as J.J. 'Jake' Gittes
1985 Prizzi's Honor as Charley Partanna
1994 Wolf as Will Randall
1992 Hoffa as James R. 'Jimmy' Hoffa
2002 About Schmidt as Warren R. Schmidt
1997 As Good as It Gets as Melvin Udall
1981 The Postman Always Rings Twice as Frank Chambers
1982 The Border as Charlie Smith
2001 The Pledge as Jerry Black
1987 The Witches of Eastwick as Daryl Van Horne
2003 Something's Gotta Give as Harry Sanborn
2007 The Bucket List as Edward Periman Cole
1996 Blood and Wine as Alex Gates
1960 The Little Shop of Horrors as Wilbur Force
1990 The Two Jakes as J.J. "Jake" Gittes
1970 Five Easy Pieces as Robert Eroica Dupea
1975 The Passenger as David Locke
1995 The Crossing Guard as Freddy Gale
1978 Goin' South as Henry Lloyd Moon
1987 Ironweed as Francis Phelan
1971 Carnal Knowledge as Jonathan
1973 The Last Detail as SM1 Billy 'Bad Ass' Buddusky
1992 Man Trouble as Eugene Earl Axline, aka Harry Bliss
1980 Making The Shining as Self
1972 The King of Marvin Gardens as David Staebler
1960 The Wild Ride as Johnny Varron
2006 The Departed as Francis "Frank" Costello
1989 Batman as Jack Napier / The Joker
2017 Jack Nicholson: Das Teuflische Grinsen Hollywoods as Himself
1992 A Few Good Men as Col. Nathan R. Jessep
1963 The Terror as Lt. Andre Duvalier
2003 Anger Management as Dr. Buddy Rydell
1967 Hells Angels on Wheels as Poet
1986 Heartburn as Mark Forman
1976 The Missouri Breaks as Tom Logan
1966 Ride in the Whirlwind as Wes
1964 Back Door to Hell as Burnett
1975 The Fortune as Oscar
1958 The Cry Baby Killer as Jimmy Wallace
1964 Flight to Fury as Jay Wickham
2007 View from the Overlook: Crafting 'The Shining' as Himself
2010 BBStory: An American Film Renaissance
2010 Drive He Said: A Cautionary Tale of Campus Revolution and Sexual Freedom
2019 Dr. Jack & Mr. Nicholson as Himself (archive footage)
2020 Joker: Put on a Happy Face
1983 Terms of Endearment as Garrett Breedlove
1968 Psych-Out as Stoney
1960 Too Soon to Love as Buddy
2007 Lost Kubrick: The Unfinished Films of Stanley Kubrick as Himself
1970 Rebel Rousers as Bunny
1966 The Shooting as Billy Spear
2010 How Do You Know as Charles
1971 A Safe Place as Mitch
2010 Stardust as Himself (uncredited)
2010 America Lost and Found: The BBS Story as Himself
2020 Kubrick by Kubrick as Self (archive footage)
1964 Ensign Pulver as Dolan
1976 The Last Tycoon as Brimmer
1981 Reds as Eugene O'Neill
1995 The Rolling Stones: Stripped as Himself
1960 Studs Lonigan as Weary Reilly
1962 The Broken Land as Will
2010 I'm Still Here as Himself
1975 Tommy as The Specialist
1963 The Raven as Rexford Bedlo
1970 On a Clear Day You Can See Forever as Tad Pringle
2001 Stanley Kubrick: A Life in Pictures as Himself
1987 Broadcast News as Bill Rorich
1996 The Evening Star as Garrett Breedlove
2002 The Kid Stays in the Picture as Himself (archive footage)
2011 Corman's World as Himself - Actor
2008 Notes on an American Film Director at Work as Self
2007 The Visions of Stanley Kubrick as Himself
2005 Shadows of the Bat: The Cinematic Saga of the Dark Knight as Himself
1969 Easy Rider as George Hanson
1981 Ragtime as Pirate (uncredited)
1968 Head as Movie director at filmshoot in restaurant
2007 Vanity Fair: Killers Kill, Dead Men Die as The Killer
2017 Everything Is Terrible! Presents: The Great Satan
1967 The St. Valentine's Day Massacre as Gino, Hit Man (uncredited)
1985 Live Aid
2001 America: A Tribute to Heroes as Himself
2014 And the Oscar Goes To...
2007 Into the Wild
1990 The Two Jakes
1978 Goin' South
1971 Drive, He Said
1966 The Shooting
1968 Head
1990 The Two Jakes
1966 Ride in the Whirlwind
1967 The Trip
1966 Ride in the Whirlwind
1968 Head
1971 Drive, He Said
1963 Thunder Island
1964 Flight to Fury

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