Tag: Grammy

James Earl Jones

(1931) Filmography as Actor:   Jesus of Nazareth 1977 Director: Franco Zeffirelli Starring: Robert Powell, Olivia Hussey     Born January 17 1931 Arkabutla, MS (USA) Occupation Actor Awards Academy Honorary Award Emmy Golden Globe Awards Grammy Kennedy Center Honors Awards National Medal…

Mike Nichols

(1931–2014) Michael Igor Peschkowsky Filmography as Director:   The Graduate 1967 Director: Mike Nichols Starring: Anne Bancroft, Dustin Hoffman     Working Girl 1988 Director: Mike Nichols Starring: Harrison Ford, Melanie Griffith     Born November 6 1931 Berlin (Germany) Died November…

Helen Hayes

(1900–1993) Helen Hayes MacArthur, née Brown Filmography as Actress:   Airport 1970 Director: George Seaton Starring: Burt Lancaster, Dean Martin     Born October 10 1900 Washington, DC (USA) Died March 17 1993 Nyack, NY (USA) Cause of death Heart…

Charles Laughton

(1899–1962)     Born July 1 1899 Scarborough (England) Died December 15 1962 Hollywood, Los Angeles, CA (USA) Cause of death Cancer Wife Elsa Lanchester (1902-1986) Occupation Actor Film Director Occupation Producer Screenwriter Awards Academy Award David di Donatello Awards…

John Williams

(1932) John Towner Williams Filmography as Composer:   How to Steal a Million 1966 Director: William Wyler Starring: Audrey Hepburn, Peter O’Toole     Family Plot 1976 Director: Alfred Hitchcock Starring: Karen Black, Bruce Dern     Born February 8…

Maurice Jarre

(1924–2009) Maurice-Alexis Jarre Filmography as Composer:   Doctor Zhivago 1965 Director: David Lean Starring: Omar Sharif, Julie Christie     La caduta degli dei 1969 Director: Luchino Visconti Starring: Dirk Bogarde, Ingrid Thulin     Crossed Swords 1977 Director: Richard…

Sophia Loren

(1934) Sofia Costanza Brigida Villani Scicolone Filmography as Actress:   El Cid 1961 Director: Anthony Mann Starring: Charlton Heston, Sophia Loren     Matrimonio all’italiana (Marriage Italian Style) 1964 Director: Vittorio De Sica Starring: Sophia Loren, Marcello Mastroianni    …

Ennio Morricone

(1928) Film scores by Ennio Morricone:   Addio fratello crudele 1971 Director: Giuseppe Patroni Griffi Starring: Charlotte Rampling, Oliver Tobias     La chiave (The Key) 1983 Director: Tinto Brass Starring: Stefania Sandrelli, Frank Finlay     Born November 10 1928…

Nino Rota

(1911–1979) Giovanni Rota Rinaldi Filmography as Composer:   La Strada 1954 Director: Federico Fellini Starring: Giulietta Masina, Anthony Quinn     La Dolce Vita 1960 Director: Federico Fellini Starring: Marcello Mastroianni, Anita Ekberg     Il Gattopardo 1963 Director: Luchino…

Peter Ustinov

(1921–2004) Sir Peter Alexander Ustinov, CBE, FRSA Filmography as Actor:   Jesus of Nazareth 1977 Director: Franco Zeffirelli Starring: Robert Powell, Olivia Hussey     Death on the Nile 1978 Director: John Guillermin Starring: Peter Ustinov, Mia Farrow     Evil Under the…