Jack Nicholson

Actor / Film Director / Screenwriter / Film Producer / Character Actor / Writer | * 04/22/1937 (84) | Manhattan, New York (United States of America (USA))
John Joseph Nicholson (born April 22, 1937) is an American retired actor and filmmaker whose career spanned more than 50 years. He is known for having played a wide range of starring and supporting roles, including comic characters, romantic leads, anti-heroes and villains. In many of his films, he played the "eternal outsider, the sardonic drifter", someone who rebels against the social structure. He is the recipient of numerous accolades, including three Academy Awards. His most known and celebrated films include the road drama Easy Rider (1969), the drama Five Easy Pieces (1970), the psychological drama One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975); the comedy-dramas Terms of Endearment (1983), As Good as It Gets (1997), and About Schmidt (2002); the neo-noir mystery ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Comedies | Documentaries

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Awards & Nominations for Jack Nicholson

2x Academy Award for Best Actor Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor Golden Globe Cecil B. DeMille Award California Hall of Fame New Jersey Hall of Fame Kennedy Center Honors AFI Life Achievement Award Academy Awards Golden Globe Awards MTV Movie Award for Best Villain BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role Star On Hollywood Walk of Fame 4x Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor 8x Academy Award for Best Actor

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Movies with Jack Nicholson as Actor(99)

as Col. Nathan R. Jessep2021 A Few Good Men
as Self (archive footage)2020 Kubrick by Kubrick
as Himself (archive footage)2019 Dr. Jack & Mr. Nicholson
as (archival footage)2018 Howard
2014 Olga
as Self (Archive footage)2014 Ann-Margret - Från Valsjöbyn till Hollywood
as himself2011 Corman's World
as Charles2010 How Do You Know
as himself2010 I'm Still Here
as Himself (uncredited)2010 Stardust
as The Killer2007 Killers Kill, Dead Men Die
as Edward Periman Cole2007 The Bucket List
as himself2006 Witness to 'Reds'
as Francis "Frank" Costello2006 The Departed
as Dr. Buddy Rydell2003 Anger Management
as Harry Sanborn2003 Something's Gotta Give
as Warren R. Schmidt2002 About Schmidt
as Himself (archive footage)2002 The Kid Stays in the Picture
as Jerry Black2001 The Pledge
as Johnny Varron (young) (archive footage)1999 Velocity
as Melvin Udall1997 As Good as It Gets
as Garrett Breedlove1996 The Evening Star
as Alex Gates1996 Blood and Wine
as President James Dale / Art Land1996 Mars Attacks!
as Freddy Gale1995 The Crossing Guard
as Will Randall1994 Wolf
as Col. Nathan R. Jessep1992 A Few Good Men
as James R. 'Jimmy' Hoffa1992 Hoffa
as Eugene Earl Axline, aka Harry Bliss1992 Man Trouble
as J.J. "Jake" Gittes1990 The Two Jakes
as Jack Napier / The Joker1989 Batman
as Bill Rorich1987 Broadcast News
as Daryl Van Horne1987 The Witches of Eastwick
as Francis Phelan1987 Ironweed
as Mark Forman1986 Heartburn
as Charley Partanna1985 Prizzi's Honor
as Garrett Breedlove1983 Terms of Endearment
as Charlie Smith1982 The Border
as Pirate (uncredited)1981 Ragtime
as Frank Chambers1981 The Postman Always Rings Twice
as Eugene O'Neill1981 Reds
as himself1980 Making The Shining
as Jack Torrance1980 The Shining
as Henry Lloyd Moon1978 Goin' South
as Tom Logan1976 The Missouri Breaks
as Brimmer1976 The Last Tycoon
as The Specialist1975 Tommy
as Oscar1975 The Fortune
as David Locke1975 The Passenger
as Randle Patrick McMurphy1975 One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
as Jake Gittes1974 Chinatown
as SM1 Billy 'Bad Ass' Buddusky1973 The Last Detail
as David Staebler1972 The King of Marvin Gardens
as Jonathan1971 Carnal Knowledge
as Mitch1971 A Safe Place
as Annoyed Bearded Guy1971 Drive, He Said
as Bunny1970 Rebel Rousers
as Robert Eroica Dupea1970 Five Easy Pieces
as George Hanson1969 Easy Rider
as Movie director at filmshoot in restaurant1968 Head
as Stoney1968 Psych-Out
as Gino, Hit Man (uncredited)1967 The St. Valentine's Day Massacre
as Billy Spear1966 The Shooting
as Jay Wickham1964 Flight to Fury
as Burnett1964 Back Door to Hell
as Dolan1964 Ensign Pulver
as Lt. Andre Duvalier1963 The Terror
as Rexford Bedlo1963 The Raven
as Will1962 The Broken Land
as Buddy1960 Too Soon to Love
as Johnny Varron1960 The Wild Ride
as Wilbur Force1960 The Little Shop of Horrors
as Weary Reilly1960 Studs Lonigan
as Jimmy Wallace1958 The Cry Baby Killer

TV Shows/Series with Jack Nicholson as Actor(15)

as Tom Murdock1967 The Guns of Will Sonnett
as Jefferson City Coach1962 Little Amy
as Jaime Angel1961 Dr. Kildare
as Mr. Garland1960 The Andy Griffith Show
as Martin1959 Mr. Lucky
as Tony Morgan1959 Hawaiian Eye
as John Stark1958 Sea Hunt
as Bob Doolin1958 Bronco
as Musician's Son1955 Matinee Theater

Movies with Jack Nicholson as Crew(17)

Crew/Thanks2007 Into the Wild
Directing/Director1990 The Two Jakes
Production/Producer1990 The Two Jakes
Directing/Director1978 Goin' South
Directing/Director1971 Drive, He Said
Writing/Screenplay1971 Drive, He Said
Production/Producer1968 Head
Writing/Writer1968 Head
Writing/Writer1967 The Trip
Production/Producer1966 Ride in the Whirlwind
Writing/Writer1966 Ride in the Whirlwind
Production/Producer1966 The Shooting
Writing/Writer1964 Flight to Fury
Writing/Screenplay1964 Cordillera
Directing/Director1963 The Terror
Writing/Co-Writer1963 Thunder Island
Writing/Screenplay1963 Thunder Island

Born: Thursday, 04/22 1937 (April) in Manhattan, New York (United States of America (USA)) (current age: 84 years + 155 days)
Zodiac sign: Taurus (Chinese zodiac sign: Ox)
Languages: English (EN, native language)
Educated at: Actors Studio, Manasquan High School
Net worth estimate: 400,000,000 USD
Children: Lorraine Nicholson, Honey Hollman
Other names for Jack Nicholson (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Джек Николсон"
"جاك نيكلسون"
"แจ็ก นิโคลสัน"
"잭 니컬슨"
"John Joseph "Jack" Nicholson"
"John Joseph Nicholson"
"Jack Joseph Nicholson"
"Τζακ Τζόζεφ Νίκολσον"
"Τζακ Νίκολσον"
Jack Nicholson frequently works together with these people:
Andy Samberg (29x, Actor)
Bill Hader (22x, Actor)
Roger Corman (19x, Crew)
Kristen Wiig (18x, Actress)
Bob Rafelson (18x, Crew)
Monte Hellman (17x, Crew)
Will Forte (13x, Actor)
James L. Brooks (12x, Crew)
Danny DeVito (11x, Actor)
Maya Rudolph (11x, Actress)
Bruce Dern (10x, Actor)
Sean Penn (9x, Actor)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:166, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 09/19/2021