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Jack Nicholson

Jack Nicholson

87 years old. Born in Manhattan, New York, USA on 22nd April 1937.
You've seen -- of his 74 trackable films

Jack Nicholson is an Oscar and Bafta winning actor with a career spanning 57 years, from 1958 to 2015, starting at the age of 21. His first film was Too Soon to Love and his latest film was Saturday Night Live: 40th Anniversary Special. A lot of his work has been in the Drama and Comedy genres.

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Released Films (74)

Film Film Year Runtime Rating Streaming Options
Saturday Night Live: 40th Anniversary Special poster Saturday Night Live: 40th Anniversary Special
as Self
2015 1h 46m
And the Oscar Goes To... poster And the Oscar Goes To...
as Self (archive footage)
2014 1h 35m
How Do You Know poster How Do You Know
as Charles
2010 2h 1m
Stardust poster Stardust
as Self (uncredited)
2010 20m
I'm Still Here poster I'm Still Here
as Jack Nicholson
2010 1h 47m
Plex Channel
The Bucket List poster The Bucket List
as Edward Periman Cole
2007 1h 37m
Killers Kill, Dead Men Die poster Killers Kill, Dead Men Die 2007 6m
The Departed poster The Departed 2006 2h 31m
Something's Gotta Give poster Something's Gotta Give
as Harry Sanborn
2003 2h 8m
Anger Management poster Anger Management 2003 1h 46m
About Schmidt poster About Schmidt
as Warren Schmidt
2002 2h 5m
CINDERELLA+++ poster CINDERELLA+++ 2002 3m
America: A Tribute to Heroes poster America: A Tribute to Heroes
as Self
2001 2h
The Pledge poster The Pledge
as Jerry Black
2001 2h 3m
Plex Channel
Velocity poster Velocity
as Johnny Varron (young) (archive footage)
1999 1h 28m
As Good as It Gets poster As Good as It Gets 1997 2h 19m
The Evening Star poster The Evening Star
as Garrett Breedlove
1996 2h 9m
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Mars Attacks! poster Mars Attacks!
as President Dale / Art Land
1996 1h 46m
Blood and Wine poster Blood and Wine
as Alex
1996 1h 41m
The Crossing Guard poster The Crossing Guard
as Freddy Gale
1995 1h 51m
Wolf poster Wolf
as Will Randall
1994 2h 5m
Hoffa poster Hoffa
as James R. 'Jimmy' Hoffa
1992 2h 20m
A Few Good Men poster A Few Good Men 1992 2h 18m
Man Trouble poster Man Trouble
as Harry Bliss
1992 1h 40m
The Two Jakes poster The Two Jakes
as J.J. "Jake" Gittes
1990 2h 17m
Batman poster Batman 1989 2h 6m
Ironweed poster Ironweed
as Francis Phelan
1987 2h 23m
Broadcast News poster Broadcast News
as Bill Rorich
1987 2h 13m
The Witches of Eastwick poster The Witches of Eastwick
as Daryl Van Horne
1987 1h 58m
Rudyard Kipling's Just So Stories poster Rudyard Kipling's Just So Stories
as Narrator
1987 23m
The Elephant's Child poster The Elephant's Child
as Narrator (voice)
1986 27m
Heartburn poster Heartburn
as Mark
1986 1h 48m
Prizzi's Honor poster Prizzi's Honor
as Charley Partanna
1985 2h 4m
Terms of Endearment poster Terms of Endearment
as Garrett Breedlove
1983 2h 12m
Notre Dame de la Croisette poster Notre Dame de la Croisette 1981 53m
The Border poster The Border
as Charlie Smith
1982 1h 48m
Reds poster Reds
as Eugene O'Neill
1981 3h 15m
The Postman Always Rings Twice poster The Postman Always Rings Twice
as Frank Chambers
1981 2h 2m
The Shining poster The Shining 1980 2h 26m
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Goin' South poster Goin' South
as Henry Moon
1978 1h 49m
The Last Tycoon poster The Last Tycoon
as Brimmer
1976 2h 3m
The Missouri Breaks poster The Missouri Breaks
as Tom Logan
1976 2h 6m
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest poster One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest 1975 2h 13m
The Fortune poster The Fortune
as Oscar 'Dix' Sullivan
1975 1h 28m
Tommy poster Tommy
as The Specialist
1975 1h 51m
The Passenger poster The Passenger
as David Locke
1975 2h 6m
Chinatown poster Chinatown
as J.J. 'Jake' Gittes
1974 2h 10m
The Last Detail poster The Last Detail
as SM1 Billy 'Bad Ass' Buddusky
1973 1h 45m
The King of Marvin Gardens poster The King of Marvin Gardens
as David Staebler
1972 1h 43m
A Safe Place poster A Safe Place
as Mitch
1971 1h 34m
Carnal Knowledge poster Carnal Knowledge
as Jonathan
1971 1h 38m
Drive, He Said poster Drive, He Said
as Annoyed Bearded Guy
1971 1h 35m
Five Easy Pieces poster Five Easy Pieces
as Robert Eroica Dupea
1970 1h 38m
On a Clear Day You Can See Forever poster On a Clear Day You Can See Forever
as Tad Pringle
1970 2h 9m
Rebel Rousers poster Rebel Rousers
as Bunny
1970 1h 18m
Easy Rider poster Easy Rider
as George Hanson
1969 1h 35m
Head poster Head
as Jack Nicholson (uncredited)
1968 1h 26m
Psych-Out poster Psych-Out
as Stoney
1968 1h 41m
ScreenPix Apple TV Channel
The Movie Orgy poster The Movie Orgy
as Self (archive footage)
1968 7h
The St. Valentine's Day Massacre poster The St. Valentine's Day Massacre
as Gino, Hit Man (uncredited)
1967 1h 40m
Hells Angels on Wheels poster Hells Angels on Wheels
as Poet
1967 1h 35m
Plex Channel
Ride in the Whirlwind poster Ride in the Whirlwind
as Wes
1966 1h 22m
Plex Channel
The Shooting poster The Shooting
as Billy Spear
1966 1h 18m
Plex Channel
Back Door to Hell poster Back Door to Hell
as Burnett
1964 1h 15m
Flight to Fury poster Flight to Fury
as Jay Wickham
1964 1h 12m
Ensign Pulver poster Ensign Pulver
as Yeoman Dolan
1964 1h 44m
The Terror poster The Terror
as Lt. Andre Duvalier
1963 1h 21m
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The Raven poster The Raven
as Rexford Bedlo
1963 1h 26m
The Broken Land poster The Broken Land
as Will
1962 1h
Studs Lonigan poster Studs Lonigan
as Weary Reilly
1960 1h 35m
The Little Shop of Horrors poster The Little Shop of Horrors
as Wilbur Force
1960 1h 12m
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Shudder Apple TV Channel
The Wild Ride poster The Wild Ride
as Johnny Varron
1960 59m
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Too Soon to Love poster Too Soon to Love
as Buddy
1960 1h 25m
The Cry Baby Killer poster The Cry Baby Killer
as Jimmy Wallace
1958 1h 2m
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5 films together
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5 films together
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5 films together
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4 films together
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4 films together


His Top Genres 1
24% Drama
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His Top Years
6% 1987
+ 39 more
Top Character Types
23% Mobster
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Hero or Villain?
45% Bad
+ 8 more
Role Type
64% Lead
+ 1 more

1 Genres are counted according to total films, not total genres, as such the overall total of all genress will be more than 100%.

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Jack Nicholson FAQ

How old is Jack Nicholson?

87 years old.

When was Jack Nicholson born?

22nd April 1937

Where was Jack Nicholson born?

Manhattan, New York, USA

Has Jack Nicholson won an Oscar?

Yes, he has won Oscars for the films The Departed (2006), As Good as It Gets (1997), and Terms of Endearment (1983)

Has Jack Nicholson won a BAFTA?

Yes, he has won BAFTAs for the films The Departed (2006), Reds (1981), Chinatown (1974), and The Last Detail (1973)

What ethnicity is Jack Nicholson?

He is Caucasian.