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Alfred Hitchcock

Alfred Hitchcock
  • Career: Director Actor
  • Top celebrities: 2427
  • BirthDate: 1899, 13 of August , Leytonstone, London, England, UK
  • Spouse: Alma Reville (2 December 1926 - 29 April 1980) (his death) 1 child
  • Zodiac sign: Leo
  • Facts of life

    Alfred Hitchcock 

    Alfred Hitchcock is an American Actor born on October 17, 1915 in Harlem, New York City. He started his acting career at the age of 17, and in this short span of time, he has actually achieved a great deal of recognition and now currently has a big resume of commercially successful stage plays. Initially he starred in some short films, but with the amazing acting skills- he grabbed the attention of big stage plays houses. The successes of short films lead to his big debut in Broadway, after which he constantly went up in stage plays industry. In the short span of his career, he has acted in big production stage plays like They Too Arise, An Enemy of the People, A Memory of Two Mondays, The Creation of the World and Other Business, The Archbishop's Ceiling, Playing for Time, The Ride Down Mt. Morgan, among many more other stage plays.

  • Awards: Won Irving G. Thalberg Memorial Award - 1968 for ""
    Nominated Oscar - 1961 for "Best Director for:Psycho (1960)."
    Nominated Oscar - 1955 for "Best Director for:Rear Window (1954)."
    Nominated Oscar - 1946 for "Best Director for:Spellbound (1945)."
    Nominated Oscar - 1945 for "Best Director for:Lifeboat (1944)."
    Nominated Oscar - 1941 for "Best Director for:Rebecca (1940)."
    Won Posthumous Award - 1994 for ""
    Won Life Achievement Award - 1979 for ""
    Won Academy Fellowship - 1971 for ""
    Nominated Palme d'Or - 1956 for "for:The Man Who Knew Too Much (1956)."
    Nominated Grand Prize of the Festival - 1953 for "for:I Confess (1953)."
    Nominated Grand Prize of the Festival - 1946 for "for:Notorious (1946)."
    Won Lifetime Achievement Award - 1968 for ""
    Nominated DGA Award - 1961 for "Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures for:Psycho (1960)."
    Nominated DGA Award - 1960 for "Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures for:North by Northwest (1959)."
    Nominated DGA Award - 1959 for "Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures for:Vertigo (1958)."
    Nominated DGA Award - 1957 for "Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures for:The Trouble with Harry (1955)."
    Nominated DGA Award - 1955 for "Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures for:Rear Window (1954)."
    Nominated DGA Award - 1952 for "Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures for:Strangers on a Train (1951)."
    Nominated Emmy - 1959 for "Best Direction of a Single Program of a Dramatic Series - Less Than One Hour for:"Alfred Hitchcock Presents" (1955). (CBS). For episode "Lamb to the Slaughter"."
    Nominated Emmy - 1956 for "Best Director - Film Series for:"Alfred Hitchcock Presents" (1955). (CBS). For episode "The Case of Mr. Pelham"."
    Won Gala Tribute - 1974 for ""
    Nominated Golden Globe - 1973 for "Best Director - Motion Picture for:Frenzy (1972)."
    Won Cecil B. DeMille Award - 1972 for ""
    Won Golden Globe - 1958 for "Best TV Show for:"Alfred Hitchcock Presents" (1955)."
    Won Jussi - 1984 for "Best Foreign Filmmaker"
    Won Kinema Junpo Award - 1948 for "Best Foreign Language Film for:Verdacht (1941)."
    Won Golden Laurel - 1971 for "Best Producer-Director"
    Won Golden Laurel - 1970 for "Producer-Director"
    Nominated Golden Laurel - 1968 for "Producer-Director 6th place."
    2nd place Golden Laurel - 1967 for "Producer-Director"
    Won Golden Laurel - 1966 for "Producer-Director"
    2nd place Golden Laurel - 1965 for "Producer-Director"
    Won Golden Laurel - 1964 for "Top Producer/Director"
    2nd place Golden Laurel - 1963 for "Top Producer/Director"
    Won Golden Laurel - 1962 for "Top Producer/Director"
    Won Golden Laurel - 1961 for "Top Producer/Director"
    Won Golden Laurel - 1960 for "Top Producer/Director"
    Won Golden Laurel - 1959 for "Top Producer/Director"
    2nd place Golden Laurel - 1958 for "Top Producer/Director"
    Won Mention - 1950 for "for:Stage Fright (1950)."
    Won NBR Award - 1970 for "Best Director for:Topaz (1969)."
    Won NYFCC Award - 1939 for "Best Director for:The Lady Vanishes (1938)."
    Won Silver Seashell - 1959 for "for:North by Northwest (1959)."
    Won Silver Seashell - 1958 for "for:Vertigo (1958)."
    Nominated Golden Lion - 1955 for "for:To Catch a Thief (1955)."
    Won Star on the Walk of Fame - 1960 for "Motion Picture On 8 February 1960. At 6506 Hollywood Blvd."
    Won Star on the Walk of Fame - ???? for "Motion Picture At 6506 Hollywood Blvd."
  • Position in top best awards winner: 236
  • Salary: The Lady Vanishes (1938) $50,000
    Verdacht (1941) $2,500/week
    Notorious (1946) $7,000/week
    Rear Window (1954) $150,000 + 10% of the profits +film negative ownership
    The Man Who Knew Too Much (1956) $150,000 + 10% of the profits +film negative ownership
    Vertigo (1958) $150,000 + 10% of the profits +film negative ownership
    North by Northwest (1959) $250,000 + 10% of the net profits.
    Psycho (1960) 60% of the net profits (salary deferred)
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