Tony Curtis

Tony Curtis

American film actor (1925–2010)
Tony Curtis was an American actor whose career spanned six decades, achieving the height of his popularity in the 1950s and early 1960s.Wikipedia
BornJune 3, 1925
HometownNew York City, U.S.
Net worth$60 million
Height5'9" (1.75m)
SpouseJill Vandenberg (m 1998 - 2010) , Lisa Deutsch (m 1993 - 1994) , Andrea Savio (m 1984 - 1992) , Leslie Allen (m 1968 - 1982) , Christine Kaufmann (m 1963 - 1968) , Janet Leigh (m 1951 - 1962)
ChildrenJamie Lee Curtis , Kelly Curtis , Allegra Curtis
ParentsHelen Klein , Emanuel Schwartz
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Why The Vikings drove Kirk Douglas berserk

  • A day before the 1958 premiere of The Vikings, Kirk Douglas steered the longship of good publicity. He was hoisted almost 100ft above Times Square in a bosun’s chair and dangled alongside the world’s biggest film advertisement: a billboard shaped like a longship – 275ft long, in fact – that stretched across the Astor and Victoria theatres on Broadway.

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Jamie Lee Curtis struggled with idea of love due to '13 divorces in immediate family'

The 63-year-old actress shared a photo of her parents, actor Tony Curtis and actress Janet Leigh via Instagram on Wednesday and reflected on how their relationships impacted her notion of love.
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AWARDS

YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
1980Emmy (Primetime)Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or SpecialThe Scarlett O'Hara WarNominated
1969Golden GlobeBest Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - DramaThe Boston StranglerNominated
1959Academy AwardActorThe Defiant OnesNominated
1959British Academy of Film & Television ArtsForeign ActorThe Defiant OnesNominated
1959Golden GlobeBest Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - DramaThe Defiant OnesNominated