Jack Nicholson

Jack Nicholson (Born in 1937)

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. See online movies from Jack Nicholson below.

Jack Nicholson Movies

How Do You Know

After being cut from the USA softball team and feeling a bit...

The Pledge

A police chief about to retire pledges to help a woman find...

The Bucket List

Corporate billionaire Edward Cole and working class mechanic...

The Shining

Jack Torrance accepts a caretaker job at the Overlook Hotel,...

As Good as It Gets

New York City. Melvin Udall, a cranky, bigoted, obsessive-co...

Easy Rider

A cross-country trip to sell drugs puts two hippie bikers on...

Something's Gotta Give

Harry Sanborn is an aged music industry exec with a fondness...

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