August 6, 1917
July 1, 1997
6 ft 0 in | 183 cm
90.5 kg | 200 lbs
10 US | 43 EU
Robert Charles Durman Mitchum was born in Bridgeport, Connecticut, United States, on August 6, 1917, was an American actor.
Young Robert Mitchum first started his career as a professional boxer and a screen writer.
He made big screen debut in short film The Magic of Make-up (1942) in role as Model.
He got his television debut in thriller movie One Shoe Makes It Murder (1982) in role as Harold Shillman.
Robert's breakthrough performance came as Lt. Walker in war film The Story of G.I. Joe (1945).
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He was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role as Lt. Walker in war film The Story of G.I. Joe (1945).
He was nominated for the BAFTA Film Award for Best Foreign Actor for his role as Cpl. Allison, USMC in war action movie Heaven Knows, Mr. Allison (1957).
He was nominated for the Golden Laurel Award for Top Male Action Star for his role as Capt. Murrell in war film The Enemy Below (1957).
He won the National Board of Review Award for Best Actor and was nominated for the Golden Laurel Award for Top Male Dramatic Performance for his role as Captain Wade Hunnicutt in drama film Home from the Hill (1960).
He won the National Board of Review Award for Best Actor for his role as Paddy Carmody in comedy drama movie The Sundowners (1960).
He was nominated for the Golden Laurel Award for Top Action Performance for his role as Brig. Gen. Norman Cota in epic war film The Longest Day (1962).
The Night of the Hunter (1955) thriller as Harry Powell
Out of the Past (1947) noir crime as Jeff
Cape Fear (1962) noir psychological thriller as Max Cady
El Dorado (1967) Western as El Dorado Sheriff J.P. Harrah
The Friends of Eddie Coyle (1973) neo-noir crime as Eddie "Fingers" Coyle
Scrooged (1988) fantasy comedy as Preston Rhinelander
Angel Face (1952) noir crime as Frank Jessup
Crossfire (1947) drama as Keeley
Farewell, My Lovely (1975) neo-noir crime thriller as Marlowe
The Yakuza (1974) crime action as Harry Kilmer
He played Victor "Pug" Henry in war miniseries The Winds of War (1983) and War and Remembrance (1988).
North and South (1985) ABC miniseries as Patrick Flynn
A Family for Joe (1990) NBC sitcom as Joe Whitaker
African Skies (1992) The Family Channel adventure drama series as Sam Dutton
Attended Haaren High School.
Had Scots-Irish and Norwegian ancestry.
He released two albums:
Calypso – is like so ... (1957)
That Man Robert Mitchum ... Sings (1967)
He was awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 6240 Hollywood Boulevard in 1984.
He served in the United States Army during World War II.
He won the National Board of Review, USA Career Achievement Award in 1991.
He won the Cecil B. DeMille Award in 1992.
He also played the saxophone and wrote poetry.
Robert died on July 1, 1997, Santa Barbara, California, United States, at the age of 79.
He was married to Dorothy Spence (1940-1997) they had two sons: James, Christopher and one daughter, Trini.
He was in relationship with Sarah Miles (1970).