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Jack Lemmon

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia John Uhler "Jack" Lemmon III (February 8, 1925 – June 27, 2001) was an American actor and musician. He starred in more than 60 films including Some Like It Hot, The Apartment, Mister Roberts (for which he won the 1955 Best Supporting Actor Academy Award), Days of Wine and Roses, The Great Race, Irma la Douce, The Odd Couple, Save the Tiger (for which he won the 1973 Best Actor Academy Award), The Out-of-Towners, The China Syndrome, Missing (for which he won 'Best Actor' at the 1982 Cannes Film Festival), Glengarry Glen Ross, Grumpy Old Men and Grumpier Old Men.   Description above from the Wikipedia article Jack Lemmon, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Feb 8, 1925 In Newton, Massachusetts, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
95
First Appeared:
In the series Tony Awards 1947-04-06
Latest Project:
Series The Murder of Mary Phagan 2017
Known For
Poster of The Murder of Mary Phagan
Poster of The Simpsons
Poster of Alcoa Theatre
Poster of Heaven for Betsy
Filmography

The Murder of Mary Phagan (2018)

Series
as Unknown

Starz Inside: Ladies or Gentlemen (2008)

Documentary
Movie
as Himself

The Making of 'Some Like It Hot' (2006)

Documentary
Movie
as Himself [archival footage]

The Legacy of 'Some Like It Hot' (2006)

Documentary
Movie
as Himself [archival footage]

Christmas from Hollywood (2003)

Documentary
Movie

The Legend of Bagger Vance (2000)

Fantasy Drama
Movie
as Narrator
6.3 213 votes

Inherit the Wind (1999)

Drama
Movie
as Henry Drummond
7.1 7 votes

Tuesdays with Morrie (1999)

Drama
Movie
as Morrie Schwartz
5.6 9 votes

The Odd Couple II (1998)

Adventure Comedy
Movie
as Felix Ungar
5.9 25 votes

The Long Way Home (1998)

Drama Adventure Family
Movie
as Thomas Gerrin

Out to Sea (1997)

Comedy Romance
Movie
as Herb Sullivan
5.7 18 votes

12 Angry Men (1997)

Crime Drama
Movie
as Juror 8
7.4 43 votes

Getting Away with Murder (1996)

Comedy
Movie
5.5 6 votes

A Weekend in the Country (1996)

Romance Comedy
Movie
as Bud Bailey

My Fellow Americans (1996)

Comedy Drama
Movie
as President Russell P. Kramer
6.2 41 votes

Hamlet (1996)

Drama
Movie
as Marcellus
7.3 100 votes

The Grass Harp (1995)

Comedy Drama Family
Movie
as Dr. Morris Ritz
4.8 3 votes

Grumpier Old Men (1995)

Romance Comedy
Movie
as John Gustafson
6.4 81 votes

Inside the Actors Studio (1994)

Talk
Series
as Unknown
7 17 votes

Short Cuts (1993)

Comedy Drama
Movie
as Paul Finnigan
6.8 113 votes

A Life in the Theatre (1993)

Drama TV Movie Comedy
Movie
as Robert

Grumpy Old Men (1993)

Comedy Family Romance
Movie
as John Gustafson
6.5 153 votes

For Richer, for Poorer (1992)

Comedy
Movie
as Aram Katourian
4 1 votes

The Player (1992)

Comedy Drama
Movie
as Himself
6.8 147 votes

James Cagney: Top of the World (1992)

Movie
as Himself

Glengarry Glen Ross (1992)

Crime Drama Mystery
Movie
as Shelley Levene
7.4 281 votes

JFK (1991)

Drama Thriller History
Movie
as Jack Martin
7.5 426 votes

The Earth Day Special (1990)

Movie

Dad (1989)

Comedy Drama
Movie
as Jake Tremont
5.4 18 votes

The Simpsons (1989)

Animation Comedy
Series
as Unknown
7.1 828 votes

The Murder of Mary Phagan (1988)

Crime Drama History
Movie
as Gov. John Slaton

Long Day's Journey Into Night (1987)

Movie
as James Tyrone
8 2 votes

That's Life! (1986)

Comedy Drama
Movie
as Harvey Fairchild
4.7 3 votes

Macaroni (1985)

Drama Comedy
Movie
as Robert Traven
6 7 votes

Mass Appeal (1984)

Drama
Movie
as Father Tim Farley
7.5 3 votes

Missing (1982)

Drama History Mystery Thriller
Movie
as Ed Horman
7.2 73 votes

Portrait of a '60% Perfect Man': Billy Wilder (1982)

Documentary
Movie
as Himself
5.5 2 votes

Buddy Buddy (1981)

Comedy
Movie
as Victor Clooney
6.3 13 votes

Tribute (1980)

Drama
Movie
as Scottie Templeton
5.3 3 votes

The China Syndrome (1979)

Thriller Drama
Movie
as Jack Godell
7 92 votes

The Kennedy Center Honors (1978)

Series
as Unknown

Airport '77 (1977)

Action Adventure Drama Thriller
Movie
as Capt. Don Gallagher
5.6 48 votes

The Hollywood Greats (1977)

Documentary
Series
as Unknown

The Entertainer (1976)

TV Movie Drama
Movie
as Archie Rice

Alex And The Gypsy (1976)

Movie
as Alexander Main

The Gentleman Tramp (1976)

Documentary
Movie
as Narrator
6.5 1 votes

The Prisoner of Second Avenue (1975)

Comedy
Movie
as Mel Edison
6 11 votes

The Front Page (1974)

Romance Drama Comedy
Movie
as Hildebrand Johnson
6.9 54 votes

The American Film Institute Salute to ... (1973)

Series
as Unknown

Save the Tiger (1973)

Drama
Movie
as Harry Stoner
7.2 15 votes

The War Between Men and Women (1972)

Comedy
Movie
as Peter Edward Wilson
7.7 3 votes

Avanti! (1972)

Comedy Drama Romance
Movie
as Wendell Armbruster, Jr.
6.7 42 votes

The Out of Towners (1970)

Comedy
Movie
as George Kellerman
7 21 votes

The April Fools (1969)

Drama Comedy Romance
Movie
as Howard Brubaker
6 2 votes

Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In (1968)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
7 9 votes

The Odd Couple (1968)

Comedy
Movie
as Felix Ungar
7.4 104 votes

Luv (1967)

Romance Comedy
Movie
as Harry Berlin

The Fortune Cookie (1966)

Romance Comedy
Movie
as Harry Hinkle
7 40 votes

How to Murder Your Wife (1965)

Comedy
Movie
as Stanley Ford
6.4 18 votes

The Great Race (1965)

Adventure Comedy
Movie
as Prof. Fate
7.2 54 votes

Good Neighbor Sam (1964)

Comedy
Movie
as Sam Bissel
5 6 votes

Irma la Douce (1963)

Comedy Romance
Movie
as Nestor Patou
7.1 55 votes

Under the Yum-Yum Tree (1963)

Comedy Drama Romance
Movie
as Hogan
5.8 5 votes

The New March of Dimes Presents: The Scene Stealers (1962)

Comedy
Movie
as Himself

The Notorious Landlady (1962)

Comedy Mystery Romance Thriller
Movie
as William 'Bill' Gridley
6 8 votes

Days of Wine and Roses (1962)

Drama Romance
Movie
as Joe Clay
7.4 33 votes

The Apartment (1960)

Comedy Drama Romance
Movie
as C.C. Baxter
8 408 votes

Stowaway in the Sky (1960)

Movie
as Narrator (english version)
5 1 votes

Pepe (1960)

Comedy
Movie
as Himself
3.5 2 votes

The Wackiest Ship in the Army (1960)

Comedy Family War
Movie
as Lt. Rip Crandall
5.1 6 votes

Some Like It Hot (1959)

Comedy Romance
Movie
as Jerry (Daphne)
7.9 622 votes

It Happened to Jane (1959)

Comedy Romance
Movie
as George Denham
6.9 7 votes

Cowboy (1958)

Action Western
Movie
as Frank Harris
6.3 9 votes

Bell, Book and Candle (1958)

Fantasy Comedy Romance
Movie
as Nicky Holroyd
6.2 33 votes

Fire Down Below (1957)

Action Adventure Drama Romance
Movie
as Tony
6.7 3 votes

Operation Mad Ball (1957)

Comedy War
Movie
as Private Hogan
7 1 votes

Alcoa Theatre (1957)

Drama
Series

The Steve Allen Show (1956)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown

The Dinah Shore Chevy Show (1956)

Music
Series
as Unknown

Dick Powell's Zane Grey Theater (1956)

Western Drama
Series
as Unknown
8 1 votes

You Can't Run Away from It (1956)

Romance Comedy Music
Movie
as Peter
5 1 votes

Three for the Show (1955)

Comedy Music
Movie
as Martin 'Marty' Stewart
5 2 votes

Mister Roberts (1955)

Comedy Drama Family War
Movie
as Ens. Frank Thurlowe Pulver
7.2 37 votes

My Sister Eileen (1955)

Comedy Music
Movie
as Robert 'Bob' Baker
7.3 3 votes

It Should Happen to You (1954)

Comedy Drama Romance
Movie
as Pete Sheppard
7.8 6 votes

Phffft! (1954)

Comedy Romance
Movie
as Robert Tracey
7.5 4 votes

The Academy Awards (1953)

Series
as Unknown
6.7 10 votes

Heaven for Betsy (1952)

Comedy
Series

Robert Montgomery Presents (1950)

Drama
Series
as Unknown

Lux Video Theatre (1950)

Drama
Series
as Unknown

Suspense (1949)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
6 1 votes

The Ed Sullivan Show (1948)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
6.6 7 votes

The Philco Television Playhouse (1948)

Drama
Series
as Unknown

Westinghouse Studio One (1948)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
8 1 votes

Tony Awards (1947)

Reality
Series
as Unknown