In the early 1960's, Clint Eastwood found himself riding high on the waves of success his television series Rawhide had brought to him. However, he was also beginning to grow tired of portraying the simpleton character of Rowdy Yates (a character he played for 7 years) and was looking for a way, anyway, to expand his range to the public, possibly establish himself with a more upscale audience ...
Clint Eastwood was born May 31, 1930 in San Francisco, the son of Clinton Eastwood Sr., a bond salesman and later manufacturing executive for Georgia-Pacific Corporation, and Ruth Wood, a housewife turned IBM operator.
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The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (Italian: Il buono, il brutto, il cattivo, lit. '"The good, the ugly, the bad"') is a 1966 Italian epic Spaghetti Western film directed by Sergio Leone and starring Clint Eastwood as "the Good", Lee Van Cleef as "the Bad", and Eli Wallach as "the Ugly".