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Orson Welles

Birth Name: George Orson Welles

Birth Place: Kenosha, WI

Birthday: May 6, 1915, Taurus

Died: October 9, 1985

Profession: Actor, Director, Writer, Producer

User Rating:4.23 out of 5 (13 ratings)

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The Tuesday Playlist: War of the Worlds at 75, Women of Interest, Naked Vegas

Today's history lesson: You shouldn't always believe what you hear. Long before TV, let alone social media like Twitter and Facebook, the medium of radio held sway over the public consciousness — and more to the point, the collective imaginatio… Read more

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Fri May 22 8:00pm
The Stranger TCM

A college professor hides a secret past as a Nazi war criminal. The truth threatens to surface when an old colleague arrives in town, followed closely by a war crimes commissioner.

Fri May 22 10:00pm
The Trial TCM

A bank clerk is arrested for an unspecified crime.

Sat May 23 12:15am
The Immortal Story TCM

Orson Welles directed and co-wrote this short, poetic fable spun around a tyrannical merchant (Welles), the woman he hires to be his wife and the sailor he employs to sleep with her. Jeanne Moreau. Set on Macao in the 19th century. Produced for French tele (more…)

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Peter Bogdanovich on the Night Orson Welles Punk'd America

Were we really that naive? The PBS American Experience documentary War of the Worlds (Tuesday, Oct.…

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The Wednesday Playlist: Musical Rivalries on Nashville as Voice Takes On Idol

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Lucy Liu and Jonny Lee Miller
Elementary Scoop: What Happens When Watson's Job Ends?

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Zac Efron Is Feeling Welles, and More Movie News

High School Musical emo-boy Zac Efron will star in Me and Orson Welles, an adaptation of Robert Kapl…

Peter Bogdanovich; John Ford on the set
Ford Tough: Bogdanovich, Spielberg and Others Remember a Legend

Director Peter Bogdanovich (The Last Picture Show, Paper Moon) pays tribute to a cinema giant in Tur…

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  • Birth Name: George Orson Welles
  • Birth Place: Kenosha, WI
  • Birthday: May 6, 1915, Taurus
  • Died: October 9, 1985
  • Profession: Actor, Director, Writer, Producer
  • User Rating:4.23 out of 5 (13 ratings)
  • Your Rating: