Tag: Academy Award for Best Picture

James Cromwell Net Worth

James Oliver Cromwell was born on 27 January 1940, in Los Angles, California USA, of German, Irish and British descent. He is an actor who may be best remembered for being nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor, for …

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Burt Sugarman Net Worth

Burton Roy Sugarman was born on the 4th January 1939, in Los Angeles, California USA, and is a television and film producer who, as Burt Sugarman, is most famous for producing the NBC’s 1970s iconic musical variety TV series – …

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Christoph Waltz Net Worth

Christoph Waltz was born on the 4 October 1956 in Vienna, Austria, one of four children, and also has German citizenship from his father – a set builder – and his mother, a costume designer. He had a deeper family …

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DeVon Franklin Net Worth

DeVon Franklin was born on the 13th April 1978, in San Francisco, California, USA, and is best known for being a film producer, and as the Vice-President of Columbia Pictures. He is also recognized as the CEO of Franklin Entertainment. …

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John Wayne Net Worth

Marion Robert Morrison was born on the 26th May 1907, in Winterset, Iowa, and died on the 11th June, 1979 in Los Angeles, California, USA. He was an actor, film producer and director known world-wide under the professional name John …

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Gene Hackman Net Worth

Eugene Allen Hackman was born on 30 January 1930, in San Bernardino, California USA of Dutch (German), English, and Scottish ancestry (his mother was born in Canada) and is a retired  actor still very respected in the film industry, and …

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Talia Shire Net Worth

Talia Shire, was born on 25 April 1946, in Lake Success, New York state USA. She is an actress, probably best known for her roles in such movies as “The Godfather” and “Rocky”. During her career, Talia has been nominated …

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Robert Irvine Net Worth

Robert Irvine was born on 24 September 1965, in Salisbury England, and is a celebrity chef perhaps best known through his appearances on TV in such programs as  “Dinner: Impossible”, “Worst Cooks in America”, “Restaurant: Impossible”, and “Restaurant Express”, all …

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Entertainment Awards – What, Why, Who?

Reading the biography of any successful entertainer – film and television stars, singers and musicians – and you will invariably read of the awards that they have won, and usually a number of others that they were nominated for, which …

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Alejandro González Iñárritu Net Worth

Alejandro González Iñárritu is a Mexico City born Mexican film director, producer as well as a screenwriter who is best known for his work ion the Hollywood movie “Birdman”. Born on 15 August, 1963, Alejandro is the first Mexican director …

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H. Jon Benjamin Net Worth

Harry Jon Benjamin is a Worcester, Massachusetts-born American actor and stand-up comedian professionally known as H. Jon Benjamin. Bon on 23 May 1966 into a Jewish family, Benjamin is best known for his leading role in the sitcoms “Bob’s Burgers” …

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Katharine McPhee Net Worth

Katharine Hope McPhee was born on the 25th March 1984, in Los Angeles, California USA of Irish, Scottish, and German ancestry. She is a musician – pop singer, songwriter, widely recognised from being the runner-up on the fifth season of …

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Andre Ward Net Worth

Andre Ward was born on 2 3February 1984, in San Francisco, California USA. He is a professional boxer, known for winning a gold medal at the Summer Olympics in 2004. During his career he has fought 28 fights and won …

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Alexander Payne Net Worth

Constantine Alexander Payne is a film director, producer and screenwriter born on 10th February 1961 in Omaha, Nebraska, USA. He is best known for critically acclaimed films such as “Election” (1999), “Sideways” (2004), “The Descendants” (2011) and “Nebraska” (2013). Alexander …

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