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Jack Nicholson
Jack Nicholson
Jack Nicholson info
Born: 22 April, 1937
Birth Name: John Joseph Nicholson
Nickname: Mulholland Man / Nick
Spouse: Sandra Knight (17 June 1962 – 08 August 1968) (divorced) 1 child
Awards: Won 3 Oscars. Another 64 wins & 47 nominations
Known for: How Do You Know , Mars Attacks! , Anger Management , Wolf , The Departed and more.
Jack Nicholson biography

This block contains the information about Jack Nicholson and provides an insight into the life of the celebrity. From here you can also learn when, how and why the profession of an actor was chosen. Some interesting facts are waiting for you here.

Jack Nicholson was born in New Jersey, his mother was a dancer and six months before giving birth to Jack she got married with an Italian dancer. Who is considered to be his biological father. At first he was getting small and non significant roles till 1969, when he got the role of a lawyer that was the time when he felt the taste of real success and fame. Seventies were considered as his golden years, as after he got the recognition of public he started choosing the roles more careful. In 1980 he got the ward of American Academy of cinema for the movie “The Shining” by Stephen King. In 1981 he played in such movies as “The Red ones”, “The Postman Always Rings Twice”. His second Oscar he got for the role of Gareth Breedlove in “Terms of Endearment” which got the second place due to the cash earned from it. Also he got an Oscar award for “The honor of Prizzi”. In 1989 he played the role of Joker in the “Batman” movie, and it was a very successful role as well. For playing in this movie he earned sixty million of dollars. Also he was nominated for an Oscar for playing in “A few good Guys” and “About Schmidt”. The third Oscar he got for playing in “It cannot be better”.
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Jack Nicholson filmography

Here you can learn about the movies Jack Nicholson acted in. You can see the names of the movies, their budget, years of release and the money gained from the screening of the certain movie. It is always interesting to know.

Movies & Videos Budget Year Opening weekend US box Office
How Do You Know - Charles $120M 2010 $7.48M $30.2M
The Departed - Frank Costello, Soundtrack (performer: "Mother Machree") $90M 2006 $26.9M $132M
Anger Management - Dr. Buddy Rydell, Soundtrack (performer: "I Feel Pretty") $75M 2003 $42.2M $134M
Wolf - Will Randall $70M 1994 $65M
Mars Attacks! - President James Dale/Art Land $70M 1996 $9.38M $37.8M
As Good as It Gets - Melvin Udall $50M 1997 $12.6M $148M
The Pledge - Jerry Black $45M 2001 $5.77M $19.7M
The Bucket List - Edward $45M 2007 $162K $93.5M
A Few Good Men - Col. Nathan R. Jessep $40M 1992 $141M
Batman - Joker/Jack Napier $35M 1989 $251M
Hoffa - James R. 'Jimmy' Hoffa $35M 1992 $24.3M
Reds - Eugene O'Neill $35M 1981
Man Trouble - Eugene Earl Axline, aka Harry Bliss $30M 1992 $4.1M
About Schmidt - Warren Schmidt $30M 2002 $282K $65M
Ironweed - Francis Phelan $27M 1987 $7.39M
The Border - Charlie Smith $22M 1982
Blood and Wine - Alex Gates $22M 1996 $421K $1.08M
The Shining - Jack Torrance $22M 1980
Broadcast News - Bill Rorich $20M 1987 $51.2M
The Two Jakes - J.J. 'Jake' Gittes, Producer (uncredited), Director $19M 1990 $10M

We always wonder how much actors are paid for their work. Everything depends on a movie. The list below provides you with the information about Jack Nicholson salary for the roles played in certain movies.

Movie Year Salary
About Schmidt 2002 $10,000,000
The Pledge 2001 $10,000,000
As Good as It Gets 1997 $15,000,000
Wolf 1994 $13,000,000
Hoffa 1992 $10,000,000
A Few Good Men 1992 $5,000,000
Batman 1989 $6,000,000
The Witches of Eastwick 1987 $6,000,000
The Missouri Breaks 1976 $1,250,000 + 10% of all gross receipts above $12.5m
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest 1975 $1,000,000 + 15% gross
On a Clear Day You Can See Forever 1970 $12,500
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