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James Stewart

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. James Maitland "Jimmy" Stewart (May 20, 1908 – July 2, 1997) was an American film and stage actor, known for his distinctive voice and his everyman persona. Over the course of his career, he starred in many films widely considered classics and was nominated for five Academy Awards, winning one in competition and receiving one Lifetime Achievement award. He was a major MGM contract star. He also had a noted military career and was a World War II and Vietnam War veteran, who rose to the rank of Brigadier General in the United States Air Force Reserve. Throughout his seven decades in Hollywood, Stewart cultivated a versatile career and recognized screen image in such classics as Mr. Smith Goes to Washington, The Philadelphia Story, Harvey, It's a Wonderful Life, Shenandoah, Rear Window, Rope, The Man Who Knew Too Much, and Vertigo. He is the most represented leading actor on the AFI's 100 Years…100 Movies (10th Anniversary Edition) and AFI's 10 Top 10 lists. He is also the most represented leading actor on the 100 Greatest Movies of All Time list presented by Entertainment Weekly. As of 2007, ten of his films have been inducted into the United States National Film Registry. Stewart left his mark on a wide range of film genres, including westerns, suspense thrillers, family films, biographies and screwball comedies. He worked for a number of renowned directors later in his career, most notably Alfred Hitchcock, John Ford, Billy Wilder, Frank Capra, George Cukor, and Anthony Mann. He won many of the industry's highest honors and earned Lifetime Achievement awards from every major film organization. He died at age 89, leaving behind a legacy of classic performances, and is considered one of the finest actors of the "Golden Age of Hollywood". He was named the third Greatest Male Star of All Time by the American Film Institute. Description above from the Wikipedia article James Stewart, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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May 20, 1908 in Indiana, Pennsylvania, USA
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In movie Bar to Bar Supercross 2005
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Film I Am Alfred Hitchcock 2021-05-02
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Poster of H2O: Just Add Water
Poster of A Tale of Africa
Poster of The American West of John Ford
Filme in care a jucat
Film Bar to Bar Supercross 2005 Himself 2023
Film Bar to Bar Supercross 2003 2022
Film I Am Alfred Hitchcock Himself 2021-05-02
Film This Is Bob Hope... Himself (archive footage) 2017-12-29
Film Stewart & Mitchum: The Two Faces of America Himself 2017-11-09
Serial Tomorrow When the War Began Colonel 2016-04-23
Serial Hiding Troy Quigg / Lincoln Swift 2015-02-05
Film And the Oscar Goes To... 2014-02-01
Film John Ford & Monument Valley Himself (archive footage) 2013-03-05
Serial Talking Pictures Himself - Archive footage 2013-01-05
Film Kickstart 3 Whiskey Throttle 2011-12-11
Film 1939: Hollywood's Greatest Year 2009-07-02
Film Subdivision Brett 2009-08-20
Film Kickstart 2009-01-13
Film Warner at War 2008-11-11
Serial Packed to the Rafters Jake Barton 2008-08-26
Film Voodoo Lagoon Craig 2007-06-07
Serial H2O: Just Add Water Unknown 2006-07-07
Serial The Colbert Report Unknown 2005-10-17
Film Hell's Highway: The True Story of Highway Safety Films Narrator (archive footage) 2003-06-27
Film Hitchcock, Selznick and the End of Hollywood (archive footage) 1999-01-23
Serial Breakers 1998-02-02
Film No Angel: A Life of Marlene Dietrich 1996-07-24
Film The First 100 Years: A Celebration of American Movies 1995-06-05
Film Terrafirma 1994-10-15
Film La Classe américaine Jacques (archive footage) 1993-12-31
Film Rock Hudson's Home Movies Archive footage 1992-09-12
Film Fonda on Fonda Himself 1992-01-13
Film Preminger: Anatomy of a Filmmaker 1991-10-28
Film An American Tail: Fievel Goes West Wylie Burp (voice) 1991-11-21
Film Cinema Paradiso George Bailey (archive footage) (uncredited) 1988-11-17
Serial Home and Away Justin Morgan 1988-01-17
Film James Stewart: A Wonderful Life Himself 1988-11-22
Film Happy 100th Birthday, Hollywood Himself 1987-05-18
Film James Stewart: A Wonderful Life Himself 1987-03-13
Film All-Star Party for Frank Sinatra 1983-12-11
Film Right of Way Teddy Dwyer 1983-11-21
Film James Bond: The First 21 Years Self 1983-05-27
Film Hollywood Out-takes and Rare Footage Himself (archive footage) 1983-02-25
Film Sans Soleil Himself / John 'Scottie' Ferguson (archive footage) 1983-02-15
Film Night of 100 Stars 1982-03-08
Film AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Fred Astaire Self 1981-04-18
Film Mr. Krueger's Christmas Mr. Krueger 1980-12-21
Film A Tale of Africa Old Man 1980-07-19
Film AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to James Stewart Himself 1980-03-16
Film The Big Sleep General Sternwood 1978-03-13
Film The Magic of Lassie Clovis Mitchell 1978-08-02
Film AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Henry Fonda Himself 1978-03-15
Film Airport '77 Philip Stevens 1977-03-11
Film AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to William Wyler Himself 1976-03-14
Film The Shootist Dr. E.W. Hostetler 1976-08-11
Film That's Entertainment, Part II (archive footage) 1976-05-16
Film Sentimental Journey 1976-01-01
Film Brother, Can You Spare a Dime? (archive footage) 1975-08-06
Film That's Entertainment! Himself - Host / Narrator 1974-06-21
Serial The Dean Martin Celebrity Roasts Himself 1973-09-14
Film AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to John Ford Self 1973-04-02
Serial Hawkins Billy Jim Hawkins 1973-03-13
Film Harvey Elwood P. Dowd 1972-03-20
Film The American West of John Ford Himself 1971-12-05
Film Directed by John Ford Himself (uncredited) 1971-10-06
Serial The Jimmy Stewart Show Prof. James K. Howard 1971-09-19
Film Fools' Parade Mattie Appleyard 1971-08-18
Film The Cheyenne Social Club John O'Hanlan 1970-06-12
Film Firecreek Johnny Cobb 1968-01-24
Film The Dean Martin Christmas Show Himself 1968-12-19
Film Bandolero! Mace Bishop 1968-06-01
Film The Rare Breed Sam Burnett 1966-02-02
Film Dear Brigitte Professor Robert Leaf 1965-01-01
Film Hollywood My Home Town Himself 1965-12-31
Film Shenandoah Charlie Anderson 1965-06-03
Serial The Dean Martin Show Unknown 1965-09-16
Film The Flight of the Phoenix Capt. Frank Towns 1965-12-15
Film Cheyenne Autumn Wyatt Earp 1964-10-03
Film Take Her, She's Mine Frank Michaelson 1963-11-13
Film Flashing Spikes Slim Conway 1962-10-04
Film Mr. Hobbs Takes a Vacation Roger Hobbs 1962-06-15
Film The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance Ransom Stoddard 1962-04-15
Film How the West Was Won Linus Rawlings 1962-10-01
Film X-15 Himself / Narrator (voice) 1961-12-22
Film Two Rode Together Marshal Guthrie McCabe 1961-07-26
Serial My Three Sons Unknown 1960-09-29
Film The Mountain Road Major Baldwin 1960-06-15
Film The FBI Story John Michael ('Chip') Hardesty 1959-10-01
Serial Startime Azel Dorsey 1959-10-06
Film Anatomy of a Murder Paul Biegler 1959-07-01
Film Vertigo Det. John 'Scottie' Ferguson 1958-05-28
Film Bell, Book and Candle Shep Henderson 1958-12-25
Film Night Passage Grant McLaine 1957-07-24
Film The Spirit of St. Louis Charles Augustus 'Slim' Lindbergh 1957-04-01
Film The Man Who Knew Too Much Dr. Ben McKenna 1956-05-16
Film The Man From Laramie Will Lockhart 1955-08-19
Film Strategic Air Command Robert "Dutch" Holland 1955-07-12
Film The Far Country Jeff Webster 1954-02-12
Film The Glenn Miller Story Glenn Miller 1954-01-04
Film Tomorrow's Drivers the story teller 1954-01-01
Film Rear Window L.B. 'Jeff' Jefferies 1954-09-01
Film Thunder Bay Steve Martin 1953-05-21
Serial The Oscars Unknown 1953-03-18
Serial General Electric Theater Unknown 1953-02-01
Film The Naked Spur Howard Kemp 1953-01-30
Film Carbine Williams Marsh Williams 1952-05-01
Film The Greatest Show on Earth Buttons 1952-02-16
Film Bend of the River Glyn McLyntock 1952-02-13
Film No Highway Theodore Honey 1951-06-28
Film And Then There Were Four Narrator 1950-01-01
Film Winchester '73 Lin McAdam 1950-07-12
Film Broken Arrow Tom Jeffords 1950-08-01
Film The Jackpot William J. 'Bill' Lawrence 1950-11-01
Film Harvey Elwood P. Dowd 1950-12-04
Serial The Colgate Comedy Hour Unknown 1950-09-10
Film Malaya John Royer 1949-12-27
Film The Stratton Story Monty Stratton 1949-05-12
Film You Gotta Stay Happy Marvin Payne 1948-10-28
Serial The Ed Sullivan Show Unknown 1948-06-20
Film Rope Rupert Cadell 1948-03-11
Film Call Northside 777 P.J. 'Jim' McNeal 1948-02-13
Film On Our Merry Way Slim 1948-02-03
Film Magic Town Rip Smith 1947-10-07
Film Blow-Ups of 1947 Himself 1947-01-01
Film It's a Wonderful Life George Bailey 1946-12-20
Film Swooner Crooner Bing Crosby Rooster (voice) 1944-05-06
Film Winning Your Wings Self 1942-05-28
Film Pot o' Gold James Hamilton 'Jimmy' Haskell 1941-04-03
Film Come Live with Me Bill Smith 1941-01-31
Film Breakdowns of 1941 Himself (archive footage) (uncredited) 1941-11-14
Film Ziegfeld Girl Gilbert Young 1941-04-25
Film The Shop Around the Corner Alfred Kralik 1940-01-12
Film A New Romance of Celluloid: The Miracle of Sound Self 1940-01-01
Film The Philadelphia Story Macaulay 'Mike' Connor 1940-12-05
Film Hollywood: Style Center of the World Self 1940-05-29
Film Cavalcade of the Academy Awards Himself 1940-07-31
Film No Time for Comedy Gaylord 'Gay' Esterbrook 1940-09-14
Film The Mortal Storm Martin Breitner 1940-06-20
Film Destry Rides Again Tom Destry Jr. 1939-11-30
Film Mr. Smith Goes to Washington Jefferson Smith 1939-10-19
Film It's a Wonderful World Guy Johnson 1939-05-19
Film Hollywood Hobbies Himself (uncredited) 1939-05-03
Film Screen Snapshots Series 18, No. 8 James Stewart 1939-04-08
Film The Ice Follies of 1939 Mort Hodges 1939-03-10
Film Made for Each Other John Horace 'Johnny' Mason 1939-02-10
Film Of Human Hearts Jason Wilkins 1938-02-11
Film Vivacious Lady Peter Morgan Jr. 1938-05-13
Film The Shopworn Angel Pvt. William 'Texas' Pettigrew 1938-07-15
Film You Can't Take It with You Tony Kirby 1938-09-01
Film Hollywood Goes to Town Himself 1938-07-07
Film The Romance of Celluloid Self 1937-08-26
Film Seventh Heaven Chico 1937-03-25
Film The Last Gangster Paul North Sr. 1937-11-12
Film Navy Blue and Gold John 'Truck' Cross 1937-11-19
Film After the Thin Man David Graham 1936-12-25
Film Born to Dance Ted Barker 1936-11-27
Film Screen Snapshots (Series 16, No. 1) Himself 1936-09-11
Film The Gorgeous Hussy Roderick "Rowdy" Dow 1936-08-28
Film Small Town Girl Elmer Clampett 1936-04-10
Film Important News Cornelius 'Corn' Stevens 1936-02-29
Film Wife vs. Secretary Dave 1936-02-28
Film Rose Marie John Flower 1936-01-31
Film Next Time We Love Christopher Tyler 1936-01-30
Film Speed Terry Martin 1936-05-08
Film The Murder Man Shorty 1935-07-12
Film Art Trouble Jack Burton 1934-06-23