Paul Newman

Profession: Actor | Director | Producer
Paul Newman
Real name: Paul Leonard Newman
Birthdate: January 26, 1925
Date of death: September 26, 2008
Age: 83 years
Country: United States United States
Horoscope: Aquarius
Stature: 1,77 m


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Paul Newman Nominations & Awards

Academy Awards

 - Best Leading Actor WINNER
 - Academy Honorary Award WINNER
 - Best Supporting Actor NOMINATED
 - Best Leading Actor NOMINATED
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 - Best Leading Actor NOMINATED

Golden Globes Awards

 - Best Supporting Actor in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV WINNER
 - Best Director WINNER
 - Best Supporting Actor NOMINATED
 - Best Leading Actor - Drama NOMINATED
 - Best Leading Actor - Drama NOMINATED
 - Best Leading Actor - Drama NOMINATED
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 - Best Leading Actor - Drama NOMINATED
 - Best Leading Actor - Drama NOMINATED
 - Best Supporting Actor NOMINATED
 - Best Leading Actor - Drama NOMINATED

Cannes Film Festival

 - Best Leading Actor WINNER


 - Best Foreign Actor WINNER
 - Best Supporting Actor NOMINATED
 - Best Leading Actor NOMINATED
 - Best Foreign Actor NOMINATED
 - Best Foreign Actor NOMINATED

Screen Actors Guild Awards (SAG)

 - Best Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries WINNER
 - Best Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries NOMINATED
 - Best Leading Actor NOMINATED

David di Donatello

 - Best Foreign Actor WINNER


 - Best Supporting Actor in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV WINNER
 - Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or TV Movie NOMINATED
 - Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Movies for Television and Mini-Series NOMINATED

Berlin Film Festival

 - Silver Bear - Best Actor WINNER

Critics Choice Award

 - Best Supporting Actor NOMINATED

Directors Guild of America (DGA)

 - Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Feature Film NOMINATED

Chicago Film Critics Association

 - Best Supporting Actor NOMINATED

New York Film Critics Circle

 - Best Leading Actor WINNER
 - Best Director WINNER
 - Best Leading Actor NOMINATED
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 - Best Leading Actor WINNER
Paul Leonard Newman was an American Actor, Director and Producer. He has won two Academy Awards, two Golden Globes Awards and an BAFTA Awards. He's known for The Sting (1973), Road to Perdition (2002) and Cars (2006).

All Movies of Paul Newman

  • Best of Enemies
    'Best of Enemies' is a documentary about the legendary series of nationally televised debates in 1968 between two great public intellectuals, the liberal Gore Vidal and the conservative William F. Buckley Jr. Intended as commentar...
    United States  2015
  • Winning: The Racing Life of Paul Newman
    Feature length documentary chronicling the 35 year racing career of Paul Newman -- Showcasing Newman's prolific racing career as both a driver and an owner. As a driver Paul Newman won four SCCA National Championships, 24 Hours of...
    United States  2015
  • Cars
    While traveling to California for the dispute of the final race of the Piston Cup against The King and Chick Hicks, the famous Lightning McQueen accidentally damages the road of the small town Radiator Springs and is sentenced to ...
    Character: Doc Hudson
    United States  2006
  • Empire Falls (TV)
    Running the Empire Grill while attempting to deal with myriad life crises proves to be a tough job for Miles Roby (Ed Harris) in EMPIRE FALLS. Miles picked up the managerial reigns some 20 years ago, but has subsequently struggled...
    Character:  Max Roby (2 episodes, 2005)
    United States  2005
  • Road to Perdition
    The Depression-era crime epic ROAD TO PERDITION stars Tom Hanks as Michael Sullivan, a quiet hit man who is duty bound to Mafia boss John Rooney (Paul Newman). The mobsters close bond with Sullivan, however, leads Rooneys jealous ...
    Character: John Rooney
    United States  2002
  • Message in a Bottle
    The story of a long distance love connection that is made when a divorced Chicago journalist (Robin Wright Penn) discovers a love letter that a widowed sailboat repairer (Kevin Costner) let drift into the ocean. She quickly tracks...
    Character: Dodge
    United States  1999
  • The Hudsucker Proxy
    When Waring Hudsucker, head of hugely successful Hudsucker Industries, commits suicide, his board of directors, led by Sidney Mussberger, comes up with a brilliant plan to make a lot of money: appoint a moron to run the company. W...
    United States  1994
  • Nobody's Fool
    Sully is a rascally ne'er-do-well approaching retirement age. While he is pressing a worker's compensation suit for a bad knee, he secretly works for his nemesis, Carl, and flirts with Carl's young wife Toby. Sully's long- forgott...
    Character: Sully
    United States  1994
  • Mr. and Mrs. Bridge
    It's about a five member family. The father is a conservative and traditional person who directs the family. The mother is at home, she tries to hold together the family, while Mr. Bridge works as a lawyer. The children have just ...
    Character: Walter Bridge
    United States  1990
  • John Huston: The Man, the Movies, the Maverick
    Documentary film tracing the colorful career of writer-director-actor John Huston, from his youth through early days as a soldier, writer, and director to his masterful achievements as one of Hollywood's great filmmakers. In addit...
    Character: Self
    United States  1989
  • Shadow Makers
    In real life, Robert Oppenheimer was the scientific head of the Manhattan Project, the secret wartime project in New Mexico where the first atomic bombs were designed and built. General Leslie Groves was in overall command of it. ...
    Character: General Leslie R. Groves
    United States  1989
  • Blaze
    This movie tells the story of the latter years of Earl Long, a flamboyant governor of Louisiana. The aging Earl, an unapologetic habitue of strip joints, falls in love with young stripper Blaze Starr. When Earl and Blaze move in t...
    Character: Gov. Earl K. Long
    United States  1989
  • The Glass Menagerie
    Paul Newman directed this moving adaptation of Tennessee Williams' classic play The Glass Menagerie. Joanne Woodward stars as aging Southern belle Amanda Wingfield, whose domineering parenting has driven her shy, timid daughter La...
    Director of the film
    United States  1987
  • The Color of Money
    Pool hustler Fast Eddie Felson finds the young, promising pool player Vincent in a local bar and he sees in him a younger version of himself. To try and make it as in the old days, Eddie offers to teach Vincent how to be a hustler...
    Character: Fast Eddie Felson
    United States  1986
  • Harry and Son
    Paul Newman directed and stars as a blue-collar widower at odds with his son (Robby Benson). Katie: Ellen Barkin. Tom: Wilford Brimley. Sally: Judith Ivey. Raymond: Ossie Davis. Siemanowski: Morgan Freeman. Newman also co-scripted
    Character: Harry Keach | Movie director
    United States  1984
  • The Verdict
    Sidney Lumet directs Paul Newman as an alcoholic lawyer whose once-promising legal career is on the skids and who gets and one last chance to prove himself in this tense courtroom drama. Frank Galvin (Newman) can't even scare up c...
    Character: Frank Galvin
    United States  1982
  • Fort Apache, the Bronx
    From the sight of a police officer this movie depicts the life in New York's infamous South Bronx. In the center is "Fort Apache", as the officers call their police station, which really seems like an outpost in enemy's ...
    United States  1981
  • Absence of Malice
    While investigating the death of a local union leader, an ambitious young reporter (Sally Field as Megan) becomes involved in a dangerous triangle of love, deceit, and national espionage. After all story leads fall through, shady ...
    Character: Gallagher
    United States  1981
  • When Time Ran Out
    Tourists are surprised by a volcanic eruption in a lonesome hotel in the Caribic. The hotel owner ignores all warnings and advises his guests to wait for a rescue team. Only a small group follows expert Hank Anderson (Paul Newman)...
    United States  1980
  • Quintet
    During a future ice age, dying humanity occupies its remaining time by playing a board game called "Quintet." For one small group, this obsession is not enough; they play the game with living pieces ... and only the winn
    Character: Essex
    United States  1979
  • Slap Shot
    A rougher version of George Roy Hill's pet theme of men as overaged adolescents, SLAP SHOT stars Paul Newman as Reggie Dunlop, the venerable player-coach of the Charlestown Chiefs, a fifth-rate minor league hockey team. When their...
    Character: Reggie
    United States  1977
  • Buffalo Bill and the Indians, or Sitting Bull's History Lesson
    Buffalo Bill (Paul Newman) plans to put on his own Wild West sideshow, and Chief Sitting Bull has agreed to appear in it. However, Sitting Bull has his own hidden agenda, involving the President and General Custer.
    Character: The Star (William 'Buffalo Bill' Cody)
    United States  1976
  • The Towering Inferno
    Doug Roberts, Architect, returns from a long vacation to find work nearly completed on his skyscraper. He goes to the party that night concerned he's found that his wiring specifications have not been followed and that the buildin...
    Character: Doug Roberts
    United States  1974
  • The MacKintosh Man
    Joseph Rearden takes the fall for a robbery and winds up in the Scrubs. From there he escapes in the company of a convicted spy and is taken to a remote manor at an unknown location where he is kept isolated. He overpowers his gua...
    United Kingdom  1973
  • The Sting
    When small-time con man Johnny Hooker (Robert Redford) and his partner, Luther (Robert Earl Jones), unwittingly con a numbers runner courier, they find themselves in danger from mobster Doyle Lonigan (Robert Shaw). When Hooker fin...
    Character: Henry Gondorff
    United States  1973
  • The Effect of Gamma Rays on Man-in-the-Moon Marigolds
    A drama based on the Pulitzer Prize winning play by Paul Zindel. The story centers around eccentric young Matilda and her depressed family. Matilda is preparing her experiment for the school science fair, determined to beat her co...
    Director of the film
    United States  1972
  • The Life and Times of Judge Roy Bean
    A comic take on the legendary hanging judge, Roy Bean. Told through a series of vignettes, the story covers different stages of Bean's life, from his arrival in the town of Vinegaroon where he sets himself up as judge, through his...
    Character: Judge Roy Bean
    United States  1972
  • King: A Filmed Record... Montgomery to Memphis
    King: A Filmed Record... Montgomery To Memphis is a 1970 American documentary film biography of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., presented in the form of newsreel footage and segments of recordings by Dr. King, framed by celebrity nar...
    Character: Himself
    United States  1970
  • Sometimes a Great Notion
    Hank Stamper (Paul Newman) and his father, Henry Stamper (Henry Fonda) own and operate the family business by cutting and shipping logs in Oregon. The town is furious when they continue working despite the town going broke and the...
    Character: Hank Stamper | Movie director
    United States  1970
  • WUSA
    A radio station in the Deep South becomes the focal point of a right-wing conspiracy.
    United States  1970
  • Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid
    This 1969 Western encapsulates the genre, with dramatic chase scenes on horseback through breathtaking landscapes, daring robberies of banks and trains, true comradery between cowboys who would risk their lives for one another, an...
    Character: Butch Cassidy
    United States  1969
  • Rachel, Rachel
    Rachel is a 35 year old school teacher who has no man in her life and lives with her mother. When a man from the big city returns and asks her out, she begins to have to make decisions about her life and where she wants it to go.
    Director of the film
    United States  1968
  • Cool Hand Luke
    Lucas Jackson, natural born world shaker, someone with more guts than brains, a man who refuses to conform to the rules he has been given. Sent to a prison camp for a misdemeanor, Luke soon gains respect and becomes an idol; he ha...
    Character: Luke
    United States  1967
  • Harper
    Lew Harper, a cool private investigator, is hired by a wealthy California matron to locate her kidnapped husband.
    Character: Lew Harper
    United States  1966
  • Torn Curtain
    American rocket scientist Michael Armstrong (Paul Newman) and his assistant/fiancée Sarah Sherman (Julie Andrews) are attending a convention in Copenhagen. Michael is acting very suspiciously and Sarah follows him to East Germany...
    United States  1966
  • Lady L
    Lady L (Sophia Loren) is an 80-year-old woman who recalls her amorous adventures in flashback in this light sex comedy. While working as a laundress, Lady L falls for the gambler and anarchist Armand (Paul Newman), who gets mixed ...
    Character: Armand Denis
    United Kingdom  1965
  • What a Way to Go!
    A classic of 60's film decadence, WHAT A WAY TO GO stars Shirley MacLaine as Louisa, a widow four times over who is left with more money than she knows what to do with. When she signs an unsolicited, multimillion-dollar check over...
    Character: Larry Flint
    United States  1964
  • A New Kind of Love
    The fashion industry and Paris provide the setting for a comedy surrounding the mistaken impression that Joanne Woodward is a high-priced call girl. Paul Newman is the journalist interviewing her for insights on her profession.
    Character: Steve Sherman
    United States  1963
  • Hud
    Hud Bannon is a ruthless young man who tarnishes everything and everyone he touches. Hud represents the perfect embodiment of alienated youth, out for kicks with no regard for the consequences. There is bitter conflict between the...
    Character: Hud Bannon
    United States  1963
  • Sweet Bird of Youth
    Paul Newman and Geraldine Page re-created their Broadway roles in Tennessee Williams's SWEET BIRD OF YOUTH for this stylish film adaptation. Newman stars as Chance Wayne, a Hollywood gigolo determined to become a star, who teams u...
    Character: Chance Wayne
    United States  1962
  • Paris Blues
    Two jazz musicians deal with romantic problems in Paris. Ram Bowen and Eddie Cook are two expatriate American jazzmen working in a Left Bank nightclub in Paris. Ram is there hoping to attain stature as a musician, and Eddie has co...
    Character: Ram Bowen
    United States  1961
  • The Hustler
    "Fast" Eddie Felson (Paul Newman) is a self-assured upstart pool shark who frequents the local halls to get a crack at bringing down the legendary Minnesota Fats (Jackie Gleason). Under the wing of corrupt manager Bert G...
    Character: Eddie Felson
    United States  1961
  • From the Terrace
    Based on the novel by John O'Hara, From the Terrace tells the tale of Alfred Eaton, a man whose marriage is crumbling from neglect as he climbs the ladder of success. From the Terrace stars Paul Newman as Alfred Eaton, a young and...
    United States  1960
  • Exodus
    The theme is the founding of the state of Israel. Following World War II, the life of the Jewish nation is uncertain. The United Nations is contemplating taking a vote on creating a Jewish homeland in Palestine. Until then, many J...
    Character: Ari Ben Canaan
    United States  1960
  • The Young Philadelphians
    Up and coming, young lawyer Anthony Lawrence faces several ethical and emotional dilemmas as he climbs the Philadelphia social ladder. His personal and professional skills are tested as he tries to balance the needs of his fiance ...
    United States  1959
  • Rally 'Round the Flag, Boys!
    A conventional couple living in the suburbs find their marriage strained when a temptress threatens their Rockwellian picture. Director Leo McCarey was clearly past his prime when he made this screen version of Max Shulman's comic...
    United States  1958
  • The Long, Hot Summer
    Ben Quick arrives in Frenchman's Bend, MS after being kicked out of another town for allegedly burning a barn for revenge. Will Varner owns just about everything in Frenchman's Bend and he hires Ben to work in his store. Will thin...
    Character: Ben Quick
    United States  1958
  • The Left Handed Gun
    William Bonney - Billy the Kid - gets a job with a cattleman known as 'The Englishman,' and is befriended by the peaceful, religious man. But when a crooked sheriff and his men murder the Englishman because he plans to supply the ...
    United States  1958
  • Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
    Based on the play by Tennessee Williams: A party is planned for the 65th birthday of family patriarch 'Big Daddy', but not everyone is in a festive mood. Big Daddy's son Brick, a one-time star athlete, has a drinking problem and h...
    Character: Brick Pollitt
    United States  1958
  • Somebody Up There Likes Me
    Robert Wise, who directed the classic boxing noir The Set-Up in 1948, also made this 1956 biopic about the life of Rocky Graziano, a one-time juvenile delinquent from New York's back streets who became World Middleweight Champion....
    United States  1956
  • The Silver Chalice
    A Greek artisan is commissioned to cast the cup of Christ in silver and sculpt around its rim the faces of the disciples and Jesus himself. He travels to Jerusalem and eventually to Rome to complete the task. Meanwhile, a nefariou...
    Character: Basil
    United States  1954