Biography for Jack Nicholson
John Joseph Nicholson
5' 9" (1.75 m)
Abandoned by his father in his childhood, he was raised believing his
grandmother was his mother and his mother was his older sister. The
truth was revealed to him years later when a Time magazine researcher
uncovered the truth while preparing a story on the star. Jack had a 17
year relationship with actress HYPERLINK
"http://imdb.com/name/nm0001378/" Anjelica Huston which ended in 1990
after HYPERLINK "http://imdb.com/name/nm0112779/" Rebecca Broussard
was carrying his child.
HYPERLINK "http://imdb.com/name/nm0461070/" Sandra Knight (
HYPERLINK "http://imdb.com/OnThisDay?day=17&month=June" 17 June
HYPERLINK "http://imdb.com/MarriedInYear?1962" 1962 - HYPERLINK
"http://imdb.com/OnThisDay?day=8&month=August" 8 August 1968)
(divorced) 1 child
Shark's grin, sunglasses
Ranked #6 in Empire (UK) magazine's "The Top 100 Movie Stars of All
Time" list. [October 1997]
Recipient of a Lifetime Achievement Award from the American Film
Used to be a messenger boy for MGM's cartoon department.
Children: HYPERLINK "http://imdb.com/name/nm0629846/" Jennifer
Nicholson (b. 1963) with HYPERLINK "http://imdb.com/name/nm0461070/"
Sandra Knight ; Caleb (b. 1970) with Susan Anspach ; Honey Hollman (b.
1981) with Danish supermodel, HYPERLINK
"http://imdb.com/name/nm0391248/" Winnie Hollman ; Lorraine (b. 1990)
and Raymond (b. 1992) with HYPERLINK "http://imdb.com/name/nm0112779/"
Rebecca Broussard .
He was the 2001 HYPERLINK "http://imdb.com/name/nm0448123/" John F.
Kennedy Center Honors recipient.
Dedicated his Oscar for HYPERLINK "http://imdb.com/title/tt0119822/"
As Good as It Gets (1997) to HYPERLINK
"http://imdb.com/name/nm0000687/" J.T. Walsh , his co-star in
HYPERLINK "http://imdb.com/title/tt0104257/" A Few Good Men (1992) who
had died shortly before the Academy Awards in 1998.
In 1994, in an apparent bout of rage, he smashed a man's car window in
with a golf club. He expressed remorse for the incident in an interview
with US Magazine.
Loves jokes at his expense so much that he showed up at every Academy
Awards hosted by HYPERLINK "http://imdb.com/name/nm0000345/" Billy
Crystal , who in turn would incorporate Nicholson somehow in the
Lives on famed "Bad Boy Drive" a.k.a. Mulholland Drive in Beverly Hills,
California. It's nicknamed so because its residents have included former
Hollywood bad boys HYPERLINK "http://imdb.com/name/nm0000886/" Warren
Beatty , HYPERLINK "http://imdb.com/name/nm0000197/" Jack Nicholson
and the late HYPERLINK "http://imdb.com/name/nm0000008/" Marlon
Avid Los Angeles Lakers fan. He never misses a Lakers home game. Because
of this, producers on his films must work the shooting schedule around
the Lakers' schedule.
Was asked, along with HYPERLINK "http://imdb.com/name/nm0000163/"
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