Walter Huston

Walter Huston

Name Walter Huston
Profession Movie Actor
Date of Birth 1883-04-18
Place of Birth Toronto,
Age 66 yrs
Death Date 1950-04-07
Birth Sign Aries

About Walter Huston

Academy Award-winning actor who starred in Yankee Doodle Dandy in 1942 and The Treasure of the Sierra Madre in 1948. His other films include The Sign of the Cross and Julius Caesar.

Early Life Experience of Walter Huston

He grew up in Toronto, Ontario where he did construction work while attending the Shaw School of acting.

Trivia Info

He sang, recorded and released the Kurt Weill-Maxwell Anderson song, “September Song” for the 1938 Broadway production of Knickerbocker Holiday. The song became a bestseller.

Family Life and Relationship

He was married to Ninetta Sunderland until his death in 1950. His son, John Huston and granddaughter, Anjelica Huston both became Academy Award-winning actors.

Close Associates

He starred as Uncle Sam for John Ford’s Academy Award-winning documentary, December 7th, in 1943.

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Anjelica Huston

Anjelica Huston

Name Anjelica Huston
Profession Movie Actress
Date of Birth 1951-07-08
Place of Birth Santa Monica, CA
Death Date
Birth Sign Cancer

About Anjelica Huston

John Huston’s daughter who won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role in Prizzi’s Honor. She also won an Independent Spirit Award for her role in The Dead. Her other film credits include The Addams Family, The Royal Tenenbaums, Daddy Day Care and Buffalo ’66 and she portrayed Eileen Rand on NBC’s series Smash. 

Early Life Experience of Anjelica Huston

She modeled and took small roles in her father’s films. 

Trivia Info

She became the third person in her family to win an Academy Award. 

Family Life and Relationship

She married Robert Graham in May of 1992 and the couple remained married up until Robert’s death in 2008.

Close Associates

She was in a long-term relationship with Hollywood icon Jack Nicholson.

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John Huston

John Huston

Name John Huston
Profession Director
Date of Birth 1906-08-05
Place of Birth Nevado, MO
Age 81 yrs
Death Date 1987-08-28
Birth Sign Leo

About John Huston

Prominent director of such classic films as The Maltese Falcon, The African Queen, The Treasure of the Sierra Madre, and The Misfits. He also portrayed the character Noah Cross in the 1974 mystery film Chinatown.

Early Life Experience of John Huston

He lived in several boarding schools after his parents’ divorce.

Trivia Info

He wrote many of the films he directed, including the film adaptation of The Red Badge of Courage.

Family Life and Relationship

He married his fifth wife Celeste Shane on August 8, 1972. He directed both his father Walter and daughter Anjelica to Oscar wins.

Close Associates

He and Humphrey Bogart were frequent collaborators. Bogart starred in The Maltese Falcon, The Treasure of the Sierra Madre and The African Queen, amongst other Huston films.

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