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Jack Lemmon

Jack Lemmon was born in Newton, Massachusetts, to Mildred Burgess LaRue (Noel) and John Uhler Lemmon, Jr., the president of a doughnut company. His ancestry included Irish (from his paternal grandmother) and English. Jack attended Ward Elementary near his Newton, MA home. At age 9 he was sent to Rivers Country Day School, then located in nearby ...

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Feb 8, 1925 In Newton, Massachusetts, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Costa del Sol malagueña
Latest Project:
Movie John G. Avildsen: King of the Underdogs 2016-01-26

Won 2 Oscars. Another 49 wins & 52 nominations.

Known For
Poster of Glengarry Glen Ross
Poster of Grumpy Old Men
Poster of Some Like It Hot
Poster of The Apartment
Movie John G. Avildsen: King of the Underdogs Unknown 2016-01-26
Series Stossel Unknown 2015
Movie And the Oscar Goes To... Unknown 2014-03-01
Series Il était une fois... Unknown 2013
Movie Amen. Il pittore che fece sognare Hollywood Unknown 2012
Movie Love, Marilyn Unknown 2012
Series Welcome to the Basement Unknown 2012-01-13
Movie Hollywood Invasion Unknown 2011
Series Special Collector's Edition Unknown 2010-08-16
Movie Johnny Mercer: The Dream's on Me Unknown 2009
Movie Il falso bugiardo Unknown 2008
Movie Starz Inside: Ladies or Gentlemen Unknown 2008
Series Inside the Actors Studio Unknown 2008
Series 60/90 Unknown 2008-05-08
Movie The 80th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 2008-02-24
Movie Jack Taylor of Beverly Hills Unknown 2007-01-26
Series Private Screenings Unknown 2006
Movie The Making of 'Some Like It Hot' Unknown 2006
Series Carta blanca Unknown 2006
Movie Billy Wilder Speaks Unknown 2006-06-22
Movie The 50 Greatest Comedy Films Unknown 2006
Series 30 Rock Unknown 2006-10-11
Movie ¿De qué te ríes? Unknown 2006-05-28
Movie Cuando España se desnudó Unknown 2005
Series Corazón de... Unknown 2005
Movie La Marató 2005 Unknown 2005
Movie ... A Father... A Son... Once Upon a Time in Hollywood Unknown 2005
Series Cinema mil Unknown 2005-07-16
Series Hollywood Greats Unknown 2004
Movie The China Syndrome: Creating a Controversy Unknown 2004
Movie Marilyn's Man Unknown 2004
Movie The China Syndrome: A Fusion of Talent Unknown 2004
Series Scene by Scene Unknown 2003
Movie Mwah! The Best of the Dinah Shore Show Unknown 2003
Movie The Orange British Academy Film Awards Unknown 2002
Series Intimate Portrait Unknown 2002
Movie 8th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Unknown 2002-03-10
Series Cinema 3 Unknown 2002
Movie Magic Time: A Tribute to Jack Lemmon Unknown 2002
Movie The 74th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 2002-03-24
Movie Memories from the Sweet Sue's Unknown 2001
Movie Hollywood Remembers Walter Matthau Himself 2001-05-30
Movie The 100 Greatest Films Unknown 2001
Movie AFI's 100 Years... 100 Thrills: America's Most Heart-Pounding Movies Unknown 2001-06-12
Series The Living Century Unknown 2001
Movie AFI's 100 Years... 100 Laughs: America's Funniest Movies Unknown 2000
Movie The 57th Annual Golden Globe Awards Unknown 2000-01-01
Series Parkinson Unknown 2000-01-04
Series The 52nd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Unknown 2000
Movie The Legend of Bagger Vance Unknown 2000-11-03
Movie 6th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Unknown 2000-03-12
Movie Klaus Kinski - Ich bin kein Schauspieler Unknown 2000
Movie Forever Hollywood Unknown 1999
Series Chicken Soup for the Soul Unknown 1999-08-24
Movie The 51st Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Unknown 1999
Movie Tuesdays with Morrie Unknown 1999
Movie Inherit the Wind Unknown 1999
Series The Directors Himself 1999-03-02
Movie The 1999 Annual Los Angeles Ovation Awards Unknown 1999
Series The 55th Annual Golden Globe Awards Unknown 1998-01-18
Movie AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Robert Wise Himself 1998
Movie The Best of Hollywood Unknown 1998
Movie The 70th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1998-03-23
Movie The Odd Couple II Unknown 1998-04-10
Movie NY TV: By the People Who Made It - Part I & II Unknown 1998
Movie The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts Unknown 1998-12-30
Series E! Mysteries & Scandals Unknown 1998
Movie Puppies for Sale Unknown 1998
Movie The Long Way Home Unknown 1998
Movie In Search of Hamlet Unknown 1997
Movie To Be on Camera: A History with Hamlet Unknown 1997
Movie 12 Angry Men Unknown 1997
Movie AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Martin Scorsese Unknown 1997
Movie Walter Matthau: Diamond in the Rough Unknown 1997
Movie Out to Sea Herb Sullivan 1997-07-02
Movie Off the Menu: The Last Days of Chasen's Unknown 1997-10-01
Movie A Weekend in the Country Bud Bailey 1996-06-12
Series The O'Reilly Factor Unknown 1996-10-07
Series Mundo VIP Unknown 1996
Series The Rosie O'Donnell Show Unknown 1996-06-10
Movie 1996 Blockbuster Entertainment Awards Unknown 1996-03-06
Movie AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Steven Spielberg Unknown 1996
Movie Fred MacMurray: The Guy Next Door Unknown 1996
Movie Getting Away with Murder Unknown 1996
Movie The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts Unknown 1996-12-26
Movie Jack Lemmon Unknown 1996
Movie My Fellow Americans Unknown 1996-12-20
Movie Hamlet Unknown 1996-12-25
Movie Jack Lemmon: America's Everyman Unknown 1996
Movie Grumpier Old Men John Gustafson 1995-12-22
Movie The Grass Harp Unknown 1995
Movie Jane Goodall: My Life with the Chimpanzees Unknown 1995
Movie 50 Years of Funny Females Unknown 1995-06-25
Movie The 67th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1995-03-27
Movie Inside the Dream Factory Unknown 1995
Movie The Annual 1995 ShoWest Awards Unknown 1995
Movie The 20th Annual Los Angeles Film Critics Awards Unknown 1995
Series American Masters Unknown 1994
Movie The Best of the Don Lane Show Unknown 1994
Series HBO First Look Unknown 1994-03-01
Movie The 51st Annual Golden Globe Awards Unknown 1994-01-22
Movie The 16th Annual CableACE Awards Unknown 1994-01-16
Movie The Poetry Hall of Fame Unknown 1993
Movie Hey Folks, It's Intermission Time Himself 1993
Movie Grumpy Old Men Unknown 1993
Movie Short Cuts Unknown 1993
Movie A Life in the Theater Unknown 1993
Movie Luck, Trust & Ketchup: Robert Altman in Carver Country Unknown 1993
Series The Wild West Unknown 1993
Movie The First Annual Comedy Hall of Fame Unknown 1993-03-06
Movie Chaplin Unknown 1993-01-08
Movie This Joint Is Jumpin' Unknown 1993
Series Late Show with David Letterman Unknown 1993-08-30
Movie For Richer, for Poorer Unknown 1992
Movie The Player Unknown 1992-05-08
Series The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Unknown 1992-05-25
Movie Earth and the American Dream Unknown 1992-10-01
Movie Glengarry Glen Ross Shelley Levene 1992-10-02
Movie Beyond 'JFK': The Question of Conspiracy Unknown 1992
Movie Larry King TNT Extra 3 Unknown 1992
Movie AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Sidney Poitier Unknown 1992
Movie James Cagney: Top of the World Unknown 1992
Series Movie Memories with Debbie Reynolds Unknown 1991
Movie The One, the Only... Groucho Unknown 1991
Movie The 63rd Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1991
Movie The 48th Annual Golden Globe Awards Unknown 1991
Movie The 5th Annual American Comedy Awards Himself 1991-04-03
Movie JFK Unknown 1991-12-20
Movie The Annual Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards Unknown 1991
Series Reflections on the Silver Screen Unknown 1990
Movie The Kodak Century Presentes a Salute to Milos Forman Unknown 1990
Movie AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to David Lean Unknown 1990
Movie The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts Unknown 1990
Movie The American Film Institute Presents: TV or Not TV? Unknown 1990
Movie The Earth Day Special Unknown 1990
Movie The 62nd Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1990
Movie The 14th Annual Women in Film Crystal Awards Unknown 1990
Movie Rita Hayworth: Dancing Into the Dream Unknown 1990
Movie Sinatra 75: The Best Is Yet to Come Unknown 1990-12-16
Series A Conversation with Dinah Unknown 1989
Series The Simpsons Unknown 1989-12-17
Movie Dad Unknown 1989
Movie Gregory Peck: His Own Man Unknown 1988
Movie The 40th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Unknown 1988
Series The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour Unknown 1988-03-30
Movie The 2nd Annual American Comedy Awards Unknown 1988-05-17
Movie Happy Birthday, Bob: 50 Stars Salute Your 50 Years with NBC Unknown 1988-05-16
Movie The 60th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1988-04-11
Series The Murder of Mary Phagan Gov. John Slaton 1988-01-24
Movie AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Jack Lemmon Unknown 1988
Series Biography Unknown 1987-04-06
Movie Marilyn Monroe: Beyond the Legend Unknown 1987-11-01
Movie Long Day's Journey Into Night Unknown 1987
Movie The Annual National Board of Review Awards Unknown 1987
Series Parkinson One to One Unknown 1987
Movie The 40th Annual Tony Awards Unknown 1986
Movie Liberty Weekend Unknown 1986
Movie George Burns' 90th Birthday Party: A Very Special Special Unknown 1986-01-17
Series It's Garry Shandling's Show. Unknown 1986-09-10
Movie That's Life! Harvey Fairchild 1986-10-10
Movie Jacques Cousteau: The First 75 Years Unknown 1986
Movie AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Billy Wilder Unknown 1986
Series Treffpunkt Kino Unknown 1985-12-03
Movie Macaroni Unknown 1985
Movie The 57th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1985
Series Larry King Live Unknown 1985-06-03
Movie Screen Actors Guild 50th Anniversary Celebration Unknown 1984
Series Hollywood '84 Unknown 1984
Movie All-Star Party for Burt Reynolds Unknown 1984
Movie Olympic Gala Unknown 1984-07-28
Movie Mass Appeal Unknown 1984
Movie The 37th Annual Tony Awards Unknown 1983
Movie The 55th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1983-04-11
Series The 40th Annual Golden Globe Awards Unknown 1983
Series Cinéma cinémas Unknown 1982-01-01
Movie Missing Unknown 1982
Movie Ernie Kovacs: Television's Original Genius Himself 1982-11-17
Movie The 54th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1982
Movie Hollywood: The Gift of Laughter Himself - Co-Host 1982-05-16
Movie The 1982 Annual Vision Awards Unknown 1982
Movie The 19th Annual Publicists Guild of America Awards Unknown 1982
Movie Portrait of a '60% Perfect Man': Billy Wilder Unknown 1982
Movie Night of 100 Stars Unknown 1982
Movie AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Frank Capra Unknown 1982
Movie Stars Over Texas Unknown 1982
Series Signature Unknown 1981
Movie AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Fred Astaire Unknown 1981
Movie Red Skelton: A Comedy Scrapbook Unknown 1981
Movie The 38th Annual Golden Globe Awards Unknown 1981-01-31
Movie The 53rd Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1981-03-31
Movie Musical Comedy Tonight II Unknown 1981
Movie Buddy Buddy Unknown 1981
Movie The 33th Annual Directors Guild Awards Unknown 1981
Movie AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to James Stewart Unknown 1980-03-16
Movie The 52nd Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1980
Movie The American Movie Awards Unknown 1980
Movie Tribute Unknown 1980
Movie The Annual Friars Club Tribute Presents a Salute to Milton Berle Himself 1980-02-05
Movie The 37th Annual Golden Globe Awards Unknown 1980
Series The Best Joke I Ever Heard Unknown 1980
Series Clapper Board Unknown 1980
Movie The China Syndrome Unknown 1979
Movie The 33rd Annual Tony Awards Unknown 1979
Movie Ken Murray Shooting Stars Unknown 1979
Movie The Making of 'The China Syndrome' Unknown 1979
Movie A Tribute to Neil Simon Unknown 1978
Series The South Bank Show Unknown 1978-01-14
Movie AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Henry Fonda Unknown 1978
Movie The 32nd Annual Tony Awards Unknown 1978
Series The Mike Douglas Show Unknown 1977
Movie Airport '77 Unknown 1977
Series This Is Your Life Unknown 1977
Movie The Gentleman Tramp Unknown 1976
Movie America at the Movies Unknown 1976
Movie Celebration: The American Spirit Himself 1976-01-01
Movie The 1976 Annual Entertainment Hall of Fame Awards Unknown 1976
Movie Alex & the Gypsy Unknown 1976
Series Live from Lincoln Center Unknown 1976-01-30
Movie Jack Lemmon: A Twist of Lemmon Unknown 1976
Movie The Entertainer Unknown 1976
Movie AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to William Wyler Unknown 1976-03-14
Movie The 29th Annual Tony Awards Unknown 1975
Movie The 47th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1975
Movie The Prisoner of Second Avenue Mel Edison 1975-05-05
Series Good Morning America Unknown 1975-01-06
Movie Urban Living: Funny and Formidable Unknown 1975
Movie La polizia ha le mani legate Unknown 1975
Movie The Sunshine Boys Unknown 1975
Movie The 1975 Annual Entertainment Hall of Fame Awards Himself 1975-02-22
Series V.I.P.-Schaukel Unknown 1974
Movie The Front Page Unknown 1974
Movie The 1974 Annual Entertainment Hall of Fame Awards Unknown 1974
Movie Wednesday Unknown 1974
Series Dinah! Unknown 1974-10-21
Movie AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to James Cagney Unknown 1974
Movie The 46th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1974-04-02
Movie The 45th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1973-03-27
Movie AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to John Ford Himself 1973-04-02
Movie Save the Tiger Unknown 1973
Movie Get Happy Unknown 1973
Series Jack Paar Tonite Unknown 1973
Movie 'S Wonderful, 'S Marvelous, 'S Gershwin Unknown 1972
Movie The 44th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1972
Movie The War Between Men and Women Unknown 1972
Series Great Performances Unknown 1972-11-04
Movie Avanti! Unknown 1972
Movie Costa del Sol malagueña Unknown 1972
Movie Kotch Unknown 1971
Movie The Out of Towners Unknown 1970
Series The Ed Sullivan Show Unknown 1970
Series The David Frost Show Unknown 1969-07-07
Movie The 23rd Annual Tony Awards Unknown 1969
Movie The April Fools Unknown 1969
Movie Jack Benny's Bag Unknown 1968
Movie The Odd Couple Unknown 1968
Series The Dick Cavett Show Unknown 1968-03-04
Movie There Comes a Day Unknown 1968
Series The Merv Griffin Show Unknown 1968
Series The Joey Bishop Show Unknown 1967-04-17
Movie Luv Unknown 1967
Series Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In Unknown 1967-09-09
Movie The 38th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1966-04-18
Series Jerry Lewis MDA Labor Day Telethon Unknown 1966-09-02
Movie The Fortune Cookie Harry Hinkle 1966-10-19
Movie Hollywood My Home Town Unknown 1965
Movie Behind the Scenes with Blake Edwards' 'The Great Race' Unknown 1965
Movie The Great Race Unknown 1965
Movie How to Murder Your Wife Unknown 1965
Movie The 36th Annual Academy Awards Himself - Host 1964-04-13
Movie Good Neighbor Sam Unknown 1964
Movie Hollywood: The Great Stars Unknown 1963
Movie Hollywood Without Make-Up Unknown 1963-03-07
Series Armstrong Circle Theatre Unknown 1963
Movie The 35th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1963
Movie Under the Yum Yum Tree Unknown 1963
Movie Irma la Douce Unknown 1963
Series The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Unknown 1962-10-01
Movie The Notorious Landlady Unknown 1962
Movie The New March of Dimes Presents: The Scene Stealers Unknown 1962-01-06
Movie Days of Wine and Roses Joe Clay 1962-12-26
Movie The 34th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1962
Series Howard K. Smith Unknown 1962-02-14
Series The Jack Paar Tonight Show Unknown 1961
Movie The 33rd Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1961
Series Here's Hollywood Unknown 1961
Movie Pepe Unknown 1960
Movie Stowaway in the Sky Unknown 1960
Movie The Wackiest Ship in the Army Unknown 1960
Series It Happened in Hollywood Unknown 1960
Movie The Apartment Unknown 1960
Series Goodyear Theatre Unknown 1960
Movie Some Like It Hot Unknown 1959
Series Alcoa Theatre Unknown 1959
Series Frontier Justice Unknown 1959
Movie It Happened to Jane Unknown 1959
Movie Bell Book and Candle Unknown 1958
Movie The 30th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1958-03-26
Movie Cowboy Unknown 1958
Movie Operation Mad Ball Unknown 1957
Movie Fire Down Below Unknown 1957
Movie The 29th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1957-03-27
Series The Dinah Shore Chevy Show Unknown 1956-10-05
Movie The 28th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1956
Series Ford Star Jubilee Unknown 1956
Series The Steve Allen Plymouth Show Unknown 1956-06-24
Series Playhouse 90 Unknown 1956-10-04
Series Zane Grey Theater Unknown 1956-10-05
Series Film Fanfare Unknown 1956
Movie You Can't Run Away from It Unknown 1956
Movie Three for the Show Unknown 1955
Movie My Sister Eileen Unknown 1955
Movie Mister Roberts Unknown 1955
Movie Screen Snapshots: Hollywood Bronc Busters Unknown 1955
Movie It Should Happen to You Unknown 1954
Series Medallion Theatre Unknown 1954
Series The Ford Television Theatre Unknown 1954
Series The Road of Life Unknown 1954
Movie Phffft Unknown 1954
Series Lux Video Theatre Unknown 1953
Series The Web Unknown 1953
Series Heaven for Betsy Unknown 1952
Series The Philco-Goodyear Television Playhouse Unknown 1952
Series Today Unknown 1952-01-14
Series Campbell Summer Soundstage Unknown 1952-06-06
Series I've Got a Secret Unknown 1952-06-19
Series Danger Unknown 1951
Series The Frances Langford-Don Ameche Show Unknown 1951
Series Suspense Unknown 1951
Series The Ad-Libbers Unknown 1951
Series Studio One in Hollywood Unknown 1951
Series The Red Skelton Hour Unknown 1951-09-30
Series What's My Line? Unknown 1950-02-02
Series Pulitzer Prize Playhouse Unknown 1950
Series Robert Montgomery Presents Unknown 1950-01-30
Series Toni Twin Time Unknown 1950
Series That Wonderful Guy Unknown 1949
Series The Ford Theatre Hour Unknown 1949
Series The Paul Whiteman's Goodyear Revue Unknown 1949
Series Kraft Theatre Unknown 1948