Nick Nolte

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  • Birth Name: Nicholas King Nolte
  • Birth Place: Omaha, Nebraska, United States
  • Profession: Actor, Producer
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Fast Facts

  • Was convicted of selling fake IDs in 1962 and got five years probation.
  • Early jobs included modeling (runway and print ads) and being a steelworker.
  • Was 35 when he landed his breakthrough role was in the 1976 miniseries Rich Man, Poor Man.
  • Was considered for the roles of Superman and Han Solo and turned down Indiana Jones.
  • Was named People magazine's Sexiest Man Alive in 1992.
  • Checked into rehab shortly after he was arrested for driving under the influence in 2002, when his infamous mug shot was taken.
  • Enjoys glassblowing in his spare time.
  • An avid organic gardener.

Awards

  • 1998, Oscar — Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role: Nominee
  • 2012, Critics' Choice Movie Awards — Best Supporting Actor: Nominee
  • 2011, Oscar — Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role: Nominee
  • 2011, Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role: Nominee
  • 1999, Independent Spirit Awards — Best Male Lead: Nominee
  • 2017, Golden Globe — Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy: Nominee
  • 1991, Oscar — Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role: Nominee
  • 1998, Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role: Nominee
  • 1992, Golden Globe — Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama: Winner
  • 1977, Golden Globe — Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Drama: Nominee
  • 2004, Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture: Nominee
  • 1976, Emmy — Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series: Nominee
  • 1999, Golden Globe — Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama: Nominee
  • 1988, Golden Globe — Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama: Nominee

Relationships

  • Sheila Paige — Ex-wife
  • Rebecca Linger — Ex-wife
  • Vicki Lewis — Ex-significant Other
  • Nancy Nolte — Sister
  • Sharyn Haddad — Ex-wife
  • Clytie Lane — Significant Other
  • Helen Nolte — Mother
  • Karen Louise Eklund — Ex-significant Other
  • Brawley King Nolte — Son
  • Frank Nolte — Father

College

  • Attended Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, United States; attended Eastern Arizona College, Thatcher, Arizona, United States; attended Pasadena City College, Pasadena, California, United States; attended Phoenix College, Phoenix, AZ, US

Details

  • Birth Name: Nicholas King Nolte
  • Birth Place: Omaha, Nebraska, United States
  • Profession: Actor, Producer

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