Cary Grant

Cary Grant

British-American actor (1904-1986)
Debonair British emigre who became one of Hollywood's all-time great leading men, active from 1933 to 1964.
BornJanuary 18, 1904
HometownHorfield, England
Net worth$60 million
Height6'2" (1.87m)
SpouseDyan Cannon (m 1965 - 1968) , Betsy Drake (m 1949 - 1962) , Barbara Hutton (m 1942 - 1945) , Virginia Cherrill (m 1934 - 1935)
ChildrenJennifer Grant
ParentsElias James Leach , Elsie Kingdom
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Top Stories

What British men can learn from Cary Grant about how to dress as the temperature rises

  • Well, that came around fast. Setting aside concerns about what this means for global warming, the unexpected hot weather has come just as we emerge, blinking like moles, from a long, dark winter. And us men have got the pallid faces and hibernation paunches to prove it.

Videos

Cary Grant in screwball comedy His Girl Friday

To mark what would have been Cary Grant’s 113th birthday, watch a scene featuring the super-smooth comedy maestro opposite Rosalind Russell in comedy classic His Girl Friday. Directed by Howard Hawks, His Girl Friday has Grant playing cynical newspaper editor Walter Burns, whose star reporter and ex-wife Hildy Johnson is about to embark on her second marriage; Walter sets out to sabotage the wedding and win Hildy back• His Girl Friday is out now on Blu-Ray.
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MOVIES & TV SHOWS

Walk Don't Run
Walk Don't Run
1h 54min
1966
Father Goose
Father Goose
1h 58min
1964
Charade
Charade
1h 53min
1963
That Touch of Mink
That Touch of Mink
1h 39min
1962
The Grass Is Greener
The Grass Is Greener
1h 44min
1960
Operation Petticoat
Operation Petticoat
2h 4min
1959
North by Northwest
North by Northwest
2h 16min
1959
Houseboat
Houseboat
1h 50min
1958
Indiscreet
Indiscreet
1h 40min
1958
Kiss Them for Me
Kiss Them for Me
1h 45min
1957
An Affair to Remember
An Affair to Remember
1h 55min
1957
The Pride and the Passion
The Pride and the Passion
2h 12min
1957
To Catch a Thief
To Catch a Thief
PG
1h 46min
1955
Dream Wife
Dream Wife
1h 40min
1953
Room for One More
Room for One More
1h 38min
1952
People Will Talk
People Will Talk
1h 50min
1951
I Was a Male War Bride
I Was a Male War Bride
1h 45min
1949
Every Girl Should Be Married
Every Girl Should Be Married
1h 25min
1948
Mr Blandings Builds His Dream House
Mr Blandings Builds His Dream House
1h 34min
1948
The Bishop's Wife
The Bishop's Wife
1h 49min
1947
The Bachelor and the Bobby-Soxer
The Bachelor and the Bobby-Soxer
1h 35min
1947
Notorious
Notorious
1h 42min
1946
Night and Day
Night and Day
2h 8min
1946
None But the Lonely Heart
None But the Lonely Heart
1h 53min
1944
Arsenic and Old Lace
Arsenic and Old Lace
1h 58min
1944
Once Upon a Time
Once Upon a Time
1h 29min
1944

AWARDS

YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
1965British Academy of Film & Television ArtsForeign ActorCharadeNominated
1964Golden GlobeBest Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or ComedyCharadeNominated
1963Golden GlobeBest Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or ComedyThat Touch of MinkNominated
1961Golden GlobeBest Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or ComedyThe Grass Is GreenerNominated
1960Golden GlobeBest Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or ComedyOperation PetticoatNominated