Tag: alcoholism

Charles Bukowski

(1920–1994) Henry Charles Bukowski, born Heinrich Karl Bukowski Works: • Flower, Fist, and Bestial Wail (1960) • It Catches My Heart in Its Hands (1963) • Confessions of a Man Insane Enough to Live with Beasts (1965) • Crucifix in…

Rainer Werner Fassbinder

(1945–1982) Filmography as Director: Lili Marleen 1981 Director: Rainer Werner Fassbinder Starring: Hanna Schygulla, Giancarlo Giannini   Born May 31 1945 Bad Wörishofen (Germany) Died June 10 1982 Munich (Germany) Cause of death Suicide (overdose of cocaine and barbiturate) Occupation Actor Film director…

Don Johnson

(1949) Donnie Wayne Johnson Filmography as Actor: Book Club 2018 Director: Bill Holderman Starring: Diane Keaton, Jane Fonda   Born December 15 1949 Flat Creek, MO (USA) Girlfriend (late 1980s) Barbra Streisand (1942) Wife (1976-1978; 1989-1996) Melanie Griffith (1957) Daughter Dakota Johnson (1989)…

Jane Russell

(1921–2011) Ernestine Jane Geraldine Russell Filmography as Actress: Gentlemen Prefer Blondes 1953 Director: Howard Hawks Starring: Jane Russell, Marilyn Monroe   Born June 21 1921 Bemidji, MN (USA) Died February 28 2011 Santa Maria, CA (USA) Cause of death Respiratory failure Occupation Actress…

Oliver Stone

(1946) Filmography as Director: Alexander 2004 Director: Oliver Stone Starring: Colin Farrell, Angelina Jolie   Born September 15 1946 New York, NY (USA) Occupation Film director Producer Occupation Screenwriter Writer Awards Academy Award BAFTA Awards Directors Guild of America Award Golden Bear Awards…

Chevy Chase

(1943) Cornelius Crane Chase Filmography as Actor: Foul Play 1978 Director: Colin Higgins Starring: Goldie Hawn, Chevy Chase     Hero 1992 Director: Stephen Frears Starring: Dustin Hoffman, Geena Davis   Born October 8 1943 New York, NY (USA) Occupation Actor Awards Emmy…

Kathleen Turner

(1954) Mary Kathleen Turner Filmography as Actress: The War of the Roses 1989 Director: Danny DeVito Starring: Michael Douglas, Kathleen Turner   Born June 19 1954 Springfield, MO (USA) Occupation Actress Award Golden Globe

Gary Oldman

(1958) Gary Leonard Oldman Filmography as Actor: Hannibal 2001 Director: Ridley Scott Starring: Anthony Hopkins, Julianne Moore   Born March 21 1958 New Cross, London (England) Wife (1990-1992) Uma Thurman (1970) Girlfriend (1994-1996) Isabella Rossellini (1952) Occupation Actor Film Director Awards AACTA Academy Award…

Robert Newton

(1905–1956) Robert Guy Newton Filmography as Actor: Major Barbara 1941 Director: Gabriel Pascal Starring: Wendy Hiller, Rex Harrison     Around the World in 80 Days 1956 Director: Michael Anderson Starring: David Niven, Cantinflas   Born June 1 1905 Shaftesbury (England) Died March 25 1956 Beverly…

Robert Walker

(1918–1951) Robert Hudson Walker Filmography as Actor: Strangers on a Train 1951 Director: Alfred Hitchcock Starring: Farley Granger, Ruth Roman   Born October 13 1918 Salt Lake City, UT (USA) Died August 28 1951 Los Angeles, CA (USA) Cause of death Accident (overdose)…