Jose Ferrer, Best Actor 1950: MovieMonday.com

CYRANO DE BERGERAC

(Drama - NR)

Jose Ferrer received his Oscar for playing the famous poetic swordsman with the huge nose.


ABOUT JOSE FERRER (1909 - 1992)

American stage actor of Puerto Rican parents. His real name was Jose Vincente Ferrery Centron. Jose Ferrer did his first acting in student productions at Princeton University and has appeared on Broadway through the years.

Was married to singer Rosemary Clooney.

Jose Ferrer also directed several of his features including:

THE SHRIKE
COCKLESHELL HEROES
THE GREAT MAN
I ACCUSE
THE HIGH COST OF LOVING

Jose Ferrer's other nominations include:

JOAN OF ARC (48 - Supporting Actor)
MOULIN ROUGE (52 - Actor)

His other credits include:

CRISIS
ANYTHING CAN HAPPEN
THE CAINE MUTINY
LAWRENCE OF ARABIA
NINE HOURS TO RAMA
STOP TRAIN 349
ORDER TO KILL
THE BIG BUS
VOYAGE OF THE DAMNED
CRASH
THE PRIVATE FILES OF J. EDGAR HOOVER
THE SWARM
A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S SEX COMEDY
BLOOD TIDE
TO BE OR NOT TO BE
DUNE
THE EVIL THAT MEN DO
SEDUCED
BLOOD AND ORCHIDS
HIRED TO KILL
OLD EXPLORERS

His television credits include:

BANYON
THE MISSING ARE DEADLY
THE MARCUS NELSON MURDERS
MEDICAL STORY
GIDEON'S TRUMPET
THE DREAM MERCHANTS
EVITA PERON
BLOOD AND ORCHIDS

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