William Powell

William Powell

American actor
William Horatio Powell was an American actor. A major star at Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, he was paired with Myrna Loy in 14 films, including the Thin Man series based on the Nick and Nora Charles characters created by Dashiell Hammett.Wikipedia
BornJuly 29, 1892
HometownPittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
Net worth$5 million
Height5'11" (1.80m)
SpouseDiana Lewis (m 1940 - 1984) , Eileen Wilson Powell (m 1915 - 1930) , Carole Lombard (m 1931 - 1933)
PartnerJean Harlow
ChildrenWilliam David Powell
ParentsHoratio Warren Powell , Nettie Manila Powell


Missing Sampson County man found alive

William Powell, 72, was found along a river bank about a mile from US-701
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1948Academy AwardActorLife with Father (film)Nominated
1937Academy AwardActorMy Man GodfreyNominated
1935Academy AwardActorThe Thin Man (film)Nominated