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Charlton Heston

Charlton Heston

American actor and political activist
Charlton Heston was an American actor and political activist. He gained stardom for his leading man roles in numerous Hollywood films including biblical epics, science-fiction films and action films.Wikipedia
BornOctober 4, 1923
HometownWilmette, Illinois, United States of America
Height6'3" (1.91m)
SpouseLydia Clarke
ChildrenFraser Clarke Heston
ParentsRussel Whitford Carter, Lila Charlton
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MOVIES & TV SHOWS

Gray Lady Down
Gray Lady Down
PG
1h 51min
1978
The Big Country
The Big Country
2h 45min
1958
Three Violent People
Three Violent People
1h 40min
1976
Pony Express
Pony Express
1h 41min
1975
The Savage
The Savage
1h 35min
1976
The Greatest Show on Earth
The Greatest Show on Earth
2h 32min
1952
By the Will of Genghis Khan
By the Will of Genghis Khan
2h 7min
2010
The Order
The Order
R
1h 29min
2001
Alaska: The Spirit of the Wild
Alaska: The Spirit of the Wild
0h 41min
1998
The Adventures of Mowgli
The Adventures of Mowgli
TV-G
1h 29min
1996
The Avenging Angel
The Avenging Angel
1h 36min
1995
The Bible According to Hollywood
The Bible According to Hollywood
2h
1994
Solar Crisis
Solar Crisis
PG-13
1h 51min
1990
The Awakening
The Awakening
R
1h 42min
1980
Antony and Cleopatra
Antony and Cleopatra
2h 18min
1973
The Greatest Story Ever Told
The Greatest Story Ever Told
G
3h 15min
1965
Voice of the Big Country
Voice of the Big Country
2h 45min
1958
Ben Hur
Ben Hur
1h 20min
2003
Bowling for Columbine
Bowling for Columbine
R
2h
2002

AWARDS

YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
1963Golden GlobeBest Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or ComedyThe Pigeon That Took RomeNominated
1960Academy AwardActorBen-Hur (1959 film)Winner
1960Golden GlobeBest Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - DramaBen-Hur (1959 film)Nominated
1957Golden GlobeBest Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - DramaThe Ten CommandmentsNominated
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