Tag: Irish Ancestry

Marlon Brando

(1924–2004) Marlon Brando, Jr. Filmography as Actor: A Streetcar Named Desire 1951 Director: Elia Kazan Starring: Vivien Leigh, Marlon Brando     Julius Caesar 1953 Director: Joseph L. Mankiewicz Starring: Marlon Brando, James Mason     Désirée 1954 Director: Henry Koster Cast: Marlon Brando, Jean Simmons…

Carroll O’Connor

(1924–2001) John Carroll O’Connor Filmography as Actor: Cleopatra 1963 Director: Joseph L. Mankiewicz Starring: Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton   Born August 2 1924 Manhattan, New York, NY (USA) Died June 21 2001 Culver City, CA (USA) Occupation Actor Awards Emmy Golden Globe

Meg Ryan

(1961) Margaret Mary Emily Anne Hyra Filmography as Actress: Rich and Famous 1981 Director: George Cukor Starring: Jacqueline Bisset, Candice Bergen     When Harry Met Sally… 1989 Director: Rob Reiner Starring: Billy Crystal, Meg Ryan     Sleepless in…

John McGiver

(1913–1975) John Irwin McGiver Filmography as Actor: Love in the Afternoon 1957 Director: Billy Wilder Starring: Gary Cooper, Audrey Hepburn     Breakfast at Tiffany’s 1961 Director: Blake Edwards Starring: Audrey Hepburn, George Peppard     The Glass Bottom Boat 1966…

Stephen Boyd

(1931–1977) William Millar Filmography as Actor: Ben-Hur 1959 Director: William Wyler Starring: Charlton Heston, Jack Hawkins   Born July 4 1931 Glengormley (Northern Ireland) Died June 2 1977 Northridge, Los Angeles, CA (USA) Cause of death Heart Failure Occupation Actor Award Golden Globe

Thomas Mitchell

(1892–1962) Filmography as Actor: Gone with the Wind 1939 Director: Victor Fleming Starring: Clark Gable, Vivien Leigh     The Dark Mirror 1946 Director: Robert Siodmak Starring: Olivia de Havilland, Lew Ayres     High Noon 1952 Director: Fred Zinnemann Starring: Gary Cooper, Grace…

Margaret Mitchell

(1900–1949) Margaret Munnerlyn Mitchell Filmography as Writer: Gone with the Wind 1939 Director: Victor Fleming Starring: Clark Gable, Vivien Leigh   Born November 8 1900 Atlanta, GA (USA) Died August 16 1949 Atlanta, GA (USA) Occupation Journalist Novelist Writer Awards National Book…

Ireland

Rulers: • British Monarchs • Irish monarchs Cities: • Cork City • Drogheda • Dublin • Limerick • Monkstown, County Cork • Ranelagh • Tourmakeady

Kathy Bates

(1948) Kathleen Doyle Bates Filmography as Actress: Misery 1990 Director: Rob Reiner Starring: James Caan, Kathy Bates     Titanic 1997 Director: James Cameron Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Kate Winslet     Rumor Has It… 2005 Director: Rob Reiner Starring: Jennifer Aniston, Kevin Costner   Born June…

Kate Winslet

(1975) Kate Elizabeth Winslet, CBE Filmography as Actress: Titanic 1997 Director: James Cameron Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Kate Winslet     The Holiday 2006 Director: Nancy Meyers Starring: Cameron Diaz, Kate Winslet   Born October 5 1975 Reading, Berkshire (England) Occupation Actress…