Wallace Beery & Fredric March, Best Actor 1931/32: MovieMonday.com
(Drama - NR)
PLEASE NOTE: This is the only year in which this catagory experienced a tie. Wallace Beery won the Oscar for THE CHAMP while Fredric March won for his performance in DR. JEKYLL AND MR. HYDE.
|ABOUT WALLACE BEERY (1886 - 1949)
American character star was born in Kansas City, Missouri. After working in a circus, Wallace Beery took up acting and became famous for his tough, ugly, slow-thinking, easy going characteristics.
At one time Wallace Beery was married to Gloria Swanson.
Noah Beery was his half brother.
Wallace Beery was nominated once before for THE BIG HOUSE (30).
Notable silent credits include:
ROBIN HOOD (as King Richard)
RICHARD THE LION-HEARTERED
BEGGARS OF LIFE
Wallace Beery's sound credits include:
MIN AND BILL
DINNER AT EIGHT
BARBARY COAST GENT
A DATE WITH JUDY