Search Results for: Mercedes McCambridge

Hollywood Scandals: John Markle, Mercedes McCamrdige’ Son, Tale of Crime, Murder, and Suicide

Shortly thereafter, in November 1987, Markle killed his family—his wife Christine (age 45) and daughters Amy (age 13) and Suzanne (age 9)—and then himself. He left both a note taking responsibility for his crimes and a long, bitter letter to his mother

Oscar Movies: All the King's Men (1949)

Winning three important Oscars, Best Picture, Actor to Broderick Crawford, and Supporting Actress to Mercedes McCambridge, All the King's Men sent home empty-handed its writer-director, Robert Rossen; the big winner was Joseph Mankiewicz.

Oscar Actors: Best Supporting Actresses (Female) by Year, Role, and Film

Updated Oct 2, 2021 Best Supporting Actresses (Female) by Year, Screen Role, and Film (1936-present) 1936 (9th) Gale Sondergaard, Faith Paleologus, Anthony Adverse Role: Genre: Beulah Bondi, Rachel Jackson, The Gorgeous Hussy Alice Brady, Angelica Bullock, My Man Godfrey Bonita Granville, Mary Tilford, These Three Maria Ouspenskaya, Baroness von Obersdorf, Dodsworth 1937 (10th) Alice Brady, […]

Oscar Actors: Jones, James Earl–Background, Career, Awards (Cum Advantage, Tony, Grammy, Emmy)

Jones won his first Tony Award in 1968 for his role in The Great White Hope. In 1970, he starred in the film adaptation of The Great White Hope which earned him an Academy Award and Golden Globe Award nominations

Oscar Actors: Crawford, Joan–Background, Career, Awards

Joan Crawford (born Lucille Fay LeSueur; March 23, 1904–May 10, 1977) was an American film and television actress who began her career as a dancer in traveling theatrical companies before debuting as a chorus girl on Broadway. Crawford then signed a motion picture contract with Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer in 1925; her career spanned six decades and multiple […]