Cary Grant young
January 18, 1904
6 ft 2 in | 188 cm
82 kg | 180 pounds
Cary Grant was born in Horfield, Bristol, United Kingdom, on January 18, 1904, was an English actor. Young Cary Grant began his acting career in vaudeville theatre, at age of six. He made his big screen debut in pre-code comedy film This Is the Night (1932) in role as Stephen. Cary's breakthrough performance came as Jack Clayton in pre-code comedy movie I'm No Angel (1933) opposite Mae West.
He was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor for his roles as Roger Adams in melodrama film Penny Serenade (1941) and as Ernie Mott in drama romance film None but the Lonely Heart (1944).
North by Northwest (1959) thriller drama with Eva Marie Saint
Notorious (1946) drama mystery with Ingrid Bergman
The Philadelphia Story (1940) romantic comedy opposite Katharine Hepburn and James Stewart
His Girl Friday (1940) comedy romance directed by Howard Hawks
Bringing Up Baby (1938) comedy romance with Katharine Hepburn
Charade (1963) romantic comedy mystery with Audrey Hepburn
Arsenic and Old Lace (1944) dark comedy with Priscilla Lane and Peter Lorre
To Catch a Thief (1955) romantic thriller with Grace Kelly
The Awful Truth (1937) comedy romance with Irene Dunne
Suspicion (1941) romantic psychological thriller with Joan Fontaine
Holiday (1938) romantic comedy opposite Katharine Hepburn
Monkey Business (1952) romantic comedy with Marilyn Monroe and Ginger Rogers
Grant received five Golden Globe Award for Best Actor nominations.
He was married five times.
He has one daughter with actress Dyan Cannon.
Became an American Citizen on June 26, 1942.
Was a big baseball fan.
He disliked Method acting.
Grant died on November 29, 1986, Davenport, Iowa, United States, at age of 82.
Everybody wants to be Cary Grant. Even I want to be Cary Grant.
To succeed with the opposite sex, tell her you are impotent; she can't wait to disprove it.
The only really good thing about movies acting is that there's no heavy lifting.
My formula for living is quite simple. I get up in the morning and I go to bed at night. In between, I occupy myself as best I can.
I tell you, in movies, one doesn't really meet the audience. You don't get the impact or spirit of your audience, whereas when you are out in the public, you do.'
It's better to buy one good pair of shoes than four cheap ones.
Destiny is not necessarily what we get out of life, but rather, what we give.
It takes 500 small details to add up to one favorable impression.
When people tell you how young you look, they are also telling you how old you are.