Jack Nicholson Short Bio
John Joseph “Jack” Nicholson is an American actor, film director, producer, and writer.He was born in Neptune City, New Jersey, as the son of a showgirl, June Frances Nicholson. It then reveled that Nicholson mother is marrying Italian American showman Donald Furcillo, whose claimed that he is Nicholson biological father. But then the other man called Eddie King, whose his mom manager probbaly his real biological father. Nicholson is a Taurus and he has raised in his mother’s Roman Catholic religion. He then moved to Spring Lake, New Jersey and there he attended Manasquan High School. Though received detention almost everyday, since schooling there people already shows Nicholson great skill in acting.
Jack Nicholson Body Measurement Table
|Date of birth||April 22, 1937|
|Age||77 years old|
|Biceps Size||15 Inches|
|Chest size||44 Inches|
|Waist in Inches||34 Inches|
|Height||5 Feet 8 1/2 Inches|
|Weight||182 lbs or 83 kg|
Jack Nicholson Career
At seventeen, after completing his primary education, he moved to Los Angeles where he worked as a delivery boy at MGM. Later he began to study acting at the Players Ring Theatre and there coincided with James Coburn and the director and producer Roger Corman.He began his film career in the late 1950s. His debut was in the film The Cry Baby Killer (1958), directed by Jus Addiss and produced by Roger Corman.
In 1963, Nicholson tries to began his directing career with the film The terror, but it was not established. He then gets position he would occupy in some films like Drive, He Said (1972), South Road (1978) and Two Jakes (1990). During the first half of 70s he was participated in productions of My Life is My Life (1970), The Last Detail (1973) and Chinatown (1974), which earned him Oscar nominations.In the following years numerous Nicholson receive Oscar nominations for his roles in Reds (1981), Prizzi’s Honor (1985), Ironweed (1987), A Few Good Men (1992) and About Schmidt (2002). He is also obtaining the award two more times for Best Actor and Best Supporting Actor in … impossible (1997) and Terms of Endearment (1983), respectively.
In 2006 he starred in the film The Departed, by Martin Scorsese. The film won four Oscars, including Best Director, Best Picture and Best Adapted Screenplay. Nicholson played Frank Costello, boss of the Mafia in Boston. The actor won the Austin Film Critics Award for Best Supporting Actor, and was also nominated for a BAFTA, Critics Choice Awards awards, Golden Globe Awards, Satellite Awards and MTV Movie Awards.
Jack Nicholson Controversy
It was reportedly that Nicholson has conducting criminal lawsuit to Robert Blank on February 8, 1994. Robert Blank stated that Nicholson used a golf club to bash the roof and windshield of Blank’s car. Nicholson then should paid $500,000 check for Bank and he then conducting public apology after that. Not only that, Nicholson bad temper also made him been threatened with ejection from his court side seats. It because he was arguing and shouted to the game’s referees while watching his favorite team Los Angeles Lakers playing in NBA.
Jack Nicholson Dating
Jack Nicholson dating and marrying Sandra Knight from 1962 to 1968. He then dating Actress Susan Anspach who latter claimed that her son, Caleb Goddard was fathered by Nicholson though he denied it.Nicholson then dated Michelle Phillips in the early 1970s. He then also dating actress Anjelica Huston between 1973 and 1990. When still dating Houston, he was reportedly cheated to several women like Danish model Winnie Hollman whose claimed that she has daughter from Nicholson. Nicholson then broke up with Houston and started dating actress Rebecca Broussard from 1989 to 1994 and has been blessed with two children.
Jack Nicholson Net Worth
Among Al pacing and Robert De Niro, Jack Nicholson probbaly the richest one. He also received much money from several business ventures and as the producer too. It was estimated that Nicholson net worth is about $446,500,000.