Marlon Brando young
April 3, 1924
5 ft 9 in | 175 cm
113 kg | 250 lbs
10.5 US | 43.5 EU
Marlon Brando was born in Omaha, Nebraska, United States, on April 3, 1924, was an American actor. Young Marlon Brando began his acting career on the stage at summer stock in Sayville, New York, on Long Island. He made his Broadway debut in a play I Remember Mama (1944) in role as Nels. He made his big screen debut in drama movie The Men (1950) in role as Ken. Marlon's breakthrough role came as Stanley Kowalski in drama film A Streetcar Named Desire (1951), for which he was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor.
He won the Academy Award for Best Actor twice, for his roles as Terry Malloy in crime drama film On the Waterfront (1954) and as Vito Corleone in crime drama film The Godfather (1972).
He was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor for his roles in films:
Viva Zapata! (1952) biographical drama in role as Emiliano Zapata
Julius Caesar (1953) drama in role as Mark Antony
Sayonara (1957) drama romance in role as Major Lloyd "Ace" Gruver, USAF
Last Tango in Paris (1973) drama romance in role as Paul
The Wild One (1953) drama with Lee Marvin
The Island of Dr. Moreau (1996) science fiction horror with Val Kilmer
Apocalypse Now (1979) epic war directed by Francis Ford Coppola
Superman (1978) superhero with Christopher Reeve
Guys and Dolls (1955) musical comedy with Frank Sinatra
Mutiny on the Bounty (1962) epic historical drama in role as 1st Lt. Fletcher Christian
One-Eyed Jacks (1961) Western opposite Karl Malden
The Score (2001) crime thriller with Robert De Niro, Edward Norton and Angela Bassett
The Missouri Breaks (1976) epic western with Jack Nicholson
Don Juan DeMarco (1994) romantic comedy drama with Johnny Depp and Faye Dunaway
The Young Lions (1958) drama with Montgomery Clift and Dean Martin
Reflections in a Golden Eye (1967) drama thriller with Elizabeth Taylor
The Chase (1966) drama crime with Robert Redford and Jane Fonda
A Countess from Hong Kong (1967) romance comedy directed by Charlie Chaplin
He was an avid student of Stella Adler.
He learned the techniques of the Stanislavski system.
He was close friend of Michael Jackson.
Was a fan of professional wrestling and of Afro-Caribbean music.
He received a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 1765 Vine Street in Hollywood, California on February 8, 1960.
Was a good friend with Warren Beatty.
He was the father to eleven children, three of whom were adopted.
Brando died on July 1, 2004, Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, United States, at age of 80.
The more sensitive you are, the more likely you are to be brutalised, develop scabs and never evolve. Never allow yourself to feel anything because you always feel too much.
An actor is at most a poet and at least an entertainer.
I don't mind that I'm fat. You still get the same money.
Acting is the expression of a neurotic impulse. It's a bum's life. Quitting acting, that's the sign of maturity.
Regret is useless in life. It's in the past. All we have is now.
I'm one of those people who believes that if I'm very good in this life I'll go to France when I die.
I know I'm not an easy person to get along with, I'm no walk in the park.