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Arthur Miller
(Literature)
Mildred Dunnock
(Movies & TV)
Mark Robson
(Movies & TV)
Lee J. Cobb
(Movies & TV)
Elia Kazan
(Movies & TV)
Laurence Olivier
(Movies & TV)
Katy Jurado
(Movies & TV)
 

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Arthur Kennedy (actor)

Knowledge Identifier: +Arthur_Kennedy_(actor)

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Arthur Kennedy (actor)

American stage and film actor known for his versatility in supporting film roles and his ability to create [GUI]an exceptional honesty and naturalness on stage[GUI] especially in the original casts of Arthur Miller plays on Broadway add

Category: Movies & TV

Born in 1914.

Countries: United States (71%), United Kingdom (14%), Mexico (7%)

Main connections: Arthur Miller, Mildred Dunnock, Mark Robson

Linked to: CBS, American Broadcasting Company

 

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Arthur Kennedy was born in 1914 add something


1934

At Carnegie Institute of Technology, Pittsburgh he studied drama being graduated B.A. in 1934 add something


1939

In 1939 he played Sir Richard Vernon in Evans' "Henry IV, Part 1" add something


1940

He appeared in many notable films from the early 1940s through to the mid 1960s, including "High Sierra", "Champion", "They Died with Their Boots On", "The Glass Menagerie", "Lawrence of Arabia", "Peyton Place", "Some Came Running", "Elmer Gantry" and "Fantastic Voyage" add something

 

His first film role was of Cagney's younger brother in "City for Conquest" in 1940 add something


1943

From 1943 to 1945, Kennedy served in the military making aviation training films, both as a narrator and an actor add something


 

In 1949, Kennedy won an Tony award for best supporting actor as Biff in Arthur Miller's "Death of a Salesman" at the Morosco Theatre add something

 

Arthur Miller - "Death of a Salesman" premiered on Broadway on February 10, 1949 at the Morosco Theatre, directed by Elia Kazan, and starring Lee J. Cobb as Willy Loman, Mildred Dunnock as Linda, Arthur Kennedy as Biff, and Cameron Mitchell as Happy


1955

Katy Jurado - In 1955 Jurado filmed "Trial", directed by Mark Robson, with Glenn Ford and Arthur Kennedy


1959

On February 5, 1959, Kennedy appeared on the episode "Make It Look Good" of CBS's "Dick Powell's Zane Grey Theater" add something


1961

In 1961 he played the title role in "Becket", opposite Laurence Olivier as Henry II. add something


1975

With the death of his wife in 1975, failing eyesight, alcoholism, and thyroid cancer, Kennedy was reported as having lost interest in film-making add something


1990

He died in 1990 at Branford, Connecticut of a brain tumor add something


Arthur Kennedy died in 1990 add something