RSS

Fav Actors of the 1950’s ~ Henry Fonda ~ #8

26 Mar

Henry Fonda had already gained fame, and fortune in Hollywood by the 1950’s, being one of the staple actors of the 1940’s in films like, Young Mr. Lincoln, The Grapes of Wrath, for which he won his first of two Academy Awards for Best Actor, My Darling Clementine and Fort Apache. He was a huge star in the US as well as in Europe by then.

The 1950’s didn’t slow Fonda down. He continued to star in over 10 more films in the decade of the 50’s including Mr. Roberts, and his Academy Award nominated role in 12 Angry Men. Fonda was named the #6 greatest actor on The 50 Greatest Screen Legends by the American Film Institute.
Advertisements
 
Leave a comment

Posted by on March 26, 2007 in 10 Favorite Actors of 1950's, Actors

 

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

 
%d bloggers like this: