Orson Welles

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  • Birth Name: George Orson Welles
  • Birth Place: Kenosha, Wisconsin, United States
  • Died: October 9, 1985
  • Profession: Actor, Director, Writer, Producer
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Awards

  • 1976, Grammy — Best Spoken Word Album: Winner
  • 1981, Grammy — Best Spoken Word Album: Winner
  • 1982, Golden Globe — Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture: Nominee
  • 1941, Oscar — Best Writing (Original Screenplay): Winner
  • 1941, Oscar — Best Achievement in Directing: Nominee
  • 1941, Oscar — Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role: Nominee
  • 1970, Oscar — Honorary Award: Winner
  • 1968, BAFTA Film Awards — Best Foreign Actor: Nominee
  • 1983, Directors Guild of America Awards — Lifetime Achievement in Feature Film: Winner
  • 1959, Cannes Film Festival — Best Actor: Winner
  • 1952, Cannes Film Festival — Grand Prix: Winner
  • 1978, Grammy — Best Spoken Word Album: Winner

Relationships

  • Paola Mori — Wife
  • Richard Head Welles — Father
  • Christopher Welles Feder — Daughter
  • Rebecca Welles Manning — Daughter
  • Beatrice Welles-Smith — Daughter
  • Oja Kodar — Significant Other
  • Geraldine Fitzgerald — Ex-significant Other
  • Virginia Nicholson — Ex-wife
  • Beatrice Ives — Mother
  • Richard Ives Welles — Brother
  • Rita Hayworth — Ex-wife

Details

  • Birth Name: George Orson Welles
  • Birth Place: Kenosha, Wisconsin, United States
  • Died: October 9, 1985
  • Profession: Actor, Director, Writer, Producer