Jack Palance

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Jack Palance

Born

2/18/1918, Lattimer Mines, Pennsylvania, USA

Died

11/10/2006

Birth Name

Vladimr Palanuik

Gender

Male

Also Known As

Walter Palance, Walter Jack Palance, Jack Brazzo
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After more than 40 years in pictures, Jack Palance finally won a Best Supporting Actor Oscar for City Slickers (1991), playing a tough, wheezy, old cowboy with rapidly hardening arteries. As he accepted his award, he felt compelled to demonstrate that his physical condition in the film had…more

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    What's not to love about Jack Palance? What a voice! What an actor! Jack Palance was a man's man with a remarkable career, from professional boxer to award-winning actor on stage and screen.

    He burst on the scene after WWII with award winning roles in war movies and westerns. His role as the bad guy in Shane was hugely impressive.

    But for younger audiences it was his role as the gravel-voiced tough guy in movies like Batman, City Slickers, and Tango and Cash that is best remembered.

    A remarkable man who truly made his mark in the world and on the screen.moreless
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