Rod Steiger, Best Actor 1967: MovieMonday.com

IN THE HEAT OF THE NIGHT

(Mystery/Suspense - NR)

Rod Steiger received his Oscar for playing the small-town Police Chief who is forced to rely on the expertise of a Northern black detective to solve a local murder.

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ABOUT ROD STEIGER (1925 - July 2002)

American character actor who trained at New York's Theatre Workshop. Rod Steiger has television and stage experience.

Married to actress Claire Bloom for years, later divorced.

Rod Steiger was also nominationed are for:

THE PAWNBROKER (65 - Actor)
ON THE WATERFRONT (54 - Supporting Actor)

Rod Steiger has received a Emmy for his television work.

His other credits include:

OKLAHOMA
THE COURT MARTIAL OF BILLY MITCHELL
THE HARDER THEY FALL
RUN OF THE ARROW
AL CAPONE
SEVEN THIEVES
THE MARK
THE LONGEST DAY
A MAN CALLED JOHN
DOCTOR ZHIVAGO
THE SERGEANT
THE ILLUSTRATED MAN
WATERLOO
HAPPY BIRTHDAY WANDA JUNE
W.C. FIELDS AND ME
THE LAST FOUR DAYS
F.I.S.T.
THE AMITYVILLE HORROR
LION OF THE DESERT
THE CHOSEN
THE NAKED FACE
THE KINDRED
FEEL THE HEAT
AMERICAN GOTHIC
THE JANUARY MAN
GUILTY AS CHARGED
THE SPECIALIST
CAPTAIN NUKE AND THE BOMBER BOYS
MARS ATTACKS!
SHILOH
MODERN VAMPIRES
THE HURRICANE
END OF DAYS
THE LAST PRODUCER
THE HOLLYWOOD SIGN
THE FLYING DUTCHMAN

Rod Steiger's television credits include:

JESUS OF NAZARETH
THE GLORY BOYS
HOLLYWOOD WIVES
SINATRA (mini-series)
TALES OF THE CITY (mini-series)
IN THE PURSUIT OF HONOR
LITTLE SURPRISES
HOLLYWOOD SQUARES (series)
ALEXANDIA HOTEL
UNFORGETTABLE DIANA DORS

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