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Jack Palance

Jack Palance

American actor
Walter Jack Palance was an American screen and stage actor, known to film audiences for playing tough guys and villains.Wikipedia
BornFebruary 18, 1919
HometownLattimer Mines, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Height6'4" (1.93m)
SpouseElaine Rogers, Virginia Baker
ChildrenHolly Palance
ParentsAnna Palahniuk, Ivan Palahniuk
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AWARDS

YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
1992Golden GlobeBest Performance By an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion PictureCity SlickersWinner
1992Academy AwardActor in a Supporting RoleCity SlickersWinner
1957Emmy (Primetime)Best Actor in a Single PerformanceRequiem for a HeavyweightWinner
1954Academy AwardActor in a Supporting RoleShane (film)Nominated
1953Academy AwardActor in a Supporting RoleSudden FearNominated
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