Since starring in his first film, Splendor in the Grass (1961), Warren Beatty has been said to have demonstrated a greater longevity in movies than any actor of his generation.
Henry Warren Beatty (né Beaty; born March 30, 1937) is an American actor, director, producer and screenwriter whose career spans over six decades.
Warren Beatty, original name Henry Warren Beaty, (born March 30, 1937, Richmond, Virginia, U.S.), American motion-picture actor, producer, director, and screenwriter who was best known for his politically charged portrayals of somewhat outcast but charming heroes.
Sep 02, 2020 · Warren Beatty is an Oscar-winning director and actor known for such films as 'Bonnie and Clyde,' 'Reds' and 'Heaven Can Wait.' Who Is Warren Beatty? Warren Beatty made his debut as a tortured...
Oct 07, 2020 · Warren Beatty is an Oscar-winning director and actor. He is famous for films such as Bonnie and Clyde, Reds and Heaven Can Wait. He is the only person to be nominated for acting, directing, writing, and producing the same film. And amazingly, he did it twice.
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In Rules Don't Apply (2016), he writes, produces, directs and stars in. Only Beatty and Orson Welles (Citizen Kane) have been nominated by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences as an actor, a director, a writer, and a producer for the same film. Beatty is the only person ever to have done it twice, for Heaven Can Wait (1978) and again for Reds (1981). Beatty has been nominated 15 times by the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences, and 8 films he has produced have earned 53 Academy nominations. In 1982 he won the Academy Award for Directing and in 2000 was given the Academy's highest honor, the Irving G. Thalberg Award.
He was awarded Best Director from the Directors Guild of America and Best Writer three times from the Writers Guild of America. He has received the Milestone Award from the Producers Guild, the Board of Governors Award from the American Society of Cinematographers, the Directors Award from the Costume Designers Guild, the Life Achievement Award from the Publicists Guild, and the Outstanding Contribution to Cinematic Imagery Award from the Art Directors Guild. The National Association of Theater Owners has honored him as Director of the Year, as Producer of the Year and as Actor of the Year. He has won 16 awards from the New York and Los Angeles Film Critics, the National Board of Review, and the Golden Globes. In 1992, he was made a Commander of the Order of Arts and Letters in France; in Italy he received the David di Donatello award in 1968 and again in 1981 and its Lifetime Achievement Award in 1998; in 2001, he received the Donostia Lifetime Achievement Award from the San Sebastian International Film Festival; in 2002, he received the British Academy Fellowship from BAFTA; and in 2011, he was awarded the Stanley Kubrick Britannia Award for Excellence in Film.
In 1981, Beatty was a founding board member of the Center for National Policy. He is a founding member of The Progressive Majority, a member of the Council on Foreign Relations, and has participated in the World Economic Forum at Davos, Switzerland.
Beatty serves on the Board of Directors of the Motion Picture and Television Fund Foundation. He previously served on the Board of Trustees of The Scripps Research Institute for several years. He has received the Eleanor Roosevelt Award from the Americans for Democratic Action, the Brennan Legacy Award from the Brennan Center for Justice at the New York University School of Law, and the Philip Burton Public Service Award from The Foundation for Taxpayer and Consumer Rights.
In multiple forums he has addressed campaign finance reform, the increasing disparity of wealth, universal health care and the need for the Democratic Party to return to its roots.
Beatty was born in Richmond, Virginia. He and his wife, Annette Bening, live in Los Angeles and have four children.
His mother, Kathlyn Corinne (MacLean), was a drama teacher from Nova Scotia, Canada, and his father, Ira Owens Beaty, a professor of psychology and real estate agent, was from Virginia. His sister is actress Shirley MacLaine (born Shirley MacLean Beaty). His ancestry is mostly English and Scottish.
Apr 29, 2019 · The world was stunned when Warren Beatty, one of Hollywood’s most legendary bachelors, found love with actress Annette Bening — and 27 years later, it’s still wedded bliss. “There is no secret as...
Warren Beatty was rarely seen without a beautiful woman on his arm, from the late 1950s through the early 1990s. Although he has been happily married to actress Annette Bening since 1992, Warren Beatty had a long-established reputation for being a womanizer. The list of celebrities he dated is long and reads like a who’s who of the groovy era.
Nov 22, 2016 · Warren Beatty ‘s list of ex-girlfriends reads like a who’s who of Hollywood in the ’60s, ’70s and ’80s. That all changed when the actor met Annette Bening on the set of the 1991 film Bugsy....
Dec 04, 2019 · Even though Annette Bening and Warren Beatty‘s kids are all grown up, their parents are there for them no matter what! Now that their children — Stephen, 27, Benjamin, 25, Isabel, 22, and Ella ...