Glenn Ford

Glenn Ford

Canadian-American actor (1916-2006)
Gwyllyn Samuel Newton "Glenn" Ford was a Canadian-American actor who often portrayed ordinary men in unusual circumstances.Wikipedia
BornMay 1, 1916
HometownSainte-Christine-d'Auvergne, Canada
Net worth$12 million
Height5'11" (1.80m)
SpouseJeanne Baus (m 1993 - 1994) , Cynthia Hayward (m 1977 - 1984) , Kathryn Hays (m 1966 - 1969) , Eleanor Powell (m 1943 - 1959)
ChildrenPeter Ford
ParentsHannah Wood Mitchell , Newton Ford
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Videos

Prosecutor Reveals He Got Wrong Man Convicted

Prosecutor Marty Stroud has admitted he failed to follow up on other leads in the robbery and murder of a jeweller in Shreveport, Louisiana. Glenn Ford was wrongly convicted of the crime in 1984 and spent nearly 30 years on death row before he was cleared.
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AWARDS

YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
1962Golden GlobeBest Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or ComedyPocketful of MiraclesWinner
1959British Academy of Film & Television ArtsForeign ActorThe SheepmanNominated
1958Golden GlobeBest Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or ComedyDon't Go Near the Water (film)Nominated
1957Golden GlobeBest Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or ComedyThe Teahouse of the August Moon (film)Nominated