| Share
 

Tony Curtis

(Bernard Schwartz)
actor
Born: 6/3/1925
Birthplace: Bronx, New York

In films from the 1940s, he first gained acclaim for his portrayal of the seedy and ruthless publicity agent Sidney Falco in Sweet Smell of Success (1957). His other movie credits include such critical and popular successes as The Defiant Ones (1958), Some Like It Hot (1959), and Spartacus (1960). He was married to actress Janet Leigh from 1951 to 1962 and is the father of actress Jamie Lee Curtis.


Information Please® Database, © 2007 Pearson Education, Inc. All rights reserved.

Jamie Lee CurtisCJoan Cusack

More on Tony Curtis from Infoplease:

  • Tony Curtis - Biography of Tony Curtis, The star of Some Like it Hot
  • Janet Leigh - Biography of Janet Leigh, The sexy star of Hitchcock's Psycho
  • Boeing Boeing - Starring Jerry Lewis, Tony Curtis
  • The Manitou - Starring Tony Curtis, Michael Ansara, Susan Strasberg
  • Trapeze (1956) - Starring Burt Lancaster, Tony Curtis, Gina Lollobrigida, Katy Jurado, Thomas Gomez

Warning: fsockopen(): php_network_getaddresses: getaddrinfo failed: Name or service not known in /site/html/include/amazon.php on line 71 Warning: fsockopen(): unable to connect to :3128 (php_network_getaddresses: getaddrinfo failed: Name or service not known) in /site/html/include/amazon.php on line 71
Premium Partner Content
HighBeam Research
Documents Images and Maps Reference
(from Newspapers, Magazines, Journals, Newswires, Transcripts and Books)

Research our extensive archive of more than 80 million articles from 6,500 publications.

Additional search results provided by HighBeam Research, LLC. © Copyright 2005. All rights reserved.

24 X 7

Private Tutor

Click Here for Details
24 x 7 Tutor Availability
Unlimited Online Tutoring
1-on-1 Tutoring