Sidney Poitier Celebrity Watchlist

Sidney Poitier

Birth Name: Sir Sidney Poitier

Birth Place: Miami, FL

Birthday: February 20, 1927, Pisces

Profession: Actor, Director

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Oprah Winfrey

Oprah Winfrey Receives Honorary Oscar for Philanthropy

Oprah Winfrey can add yet another title to her resume: Oscar winner. The former talk show host, who was nominated for 1985's The Color Purple, received the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Science's Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award, given for phi… Read more

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Fast Forward - Official Trailer
00:25 — An Ohio highschool dance group journeys to New York City to compete in a national dance contest.
Lilies Of The Field - Official Trailer
02:21 — An American former GI teaches English to a group of French nuns while helping them build a church. Poitier's Oscar winner!
A Patch Of Blue
02:19 — Controversial tale of a young blind white woman who falls in love with the kindly black man who befriends her. Colorized version available.
A Patch Of Blue - Trailer
00:46 — Controversial tale of a young blind white woman who falls in love with the kindly black man who befriends her. Colorized version available.

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Mon Jul 25 8:20am
Sneakers TMC

The Government blackmails the leader of a high-tech security group into finding a decoder, and will drop criminal charges against him if he is successful.

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Tue Jul 26 5:10am
Sneakers TMC

The Government blackmails the leader of a high-tech security group into finding a decoder, and will drop criminal charges against him if he is successful.

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Fri Jul 29 4:00am
Let's Do It Again TCM

Sidney Poitier directed this sequel to "Uptown Saturday Night," in which he and Bill Cosby gamble on an unlikely New Orleans boxer (Jimmie Walker) to raise money for their lodge. Biggie: Calvin Lockhart. Mack: John Amos. Beth: Denise Nicholas. Elder: Ossie (more…)

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Sue Mengers
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Anna Torv
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Oprah Winfrey
Oprah Launches OWN: What Do You Think So Far?

Fans of Oprah Winfrey's brand of feel-good, heartstring-tugging programming got a week-late Christma…

Tony Curtis
Tony Curtis, Oscar Nominee and Former Hollywood Heartthrob, Dies at 85

Tony Curtis, the Oscar-nominated heartthrob and father of Jamie Lee Curtis best known for such hits…