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Jack Lemmon (1925–2001)

Actor | Soundtrack | Producer
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KNOWN FOR 
The Apartment (1960) | Some Like It Hot (1959) | Glengarry Glen Ross (1992)
AWARDS 
Won 2 Oscars. Another 56 wins & 46 nominations More »
BORN 
Feb 8, 1925 (died Jun 27, 2001)
HEIGHT 
5' 9" (1.75m)

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Past Film & Video (62 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for The Legend of Bagger VanceThe Legend of Bagger Vance Narrator / Old Hardy Greaves (uncredited)  Less 2000 $80MM $31MM
  • Primary photo for The Odd Couple IIThe Odd Couple II Felix Ungar  Less 1998 $19MM
  • Primary photo for Puppies for SalePuppies for Sale (Short) Pet Shop Owner  Less 1998 $4K
  • Primary photo for Out to SeaOut to Sea Herb Sullivan  Less 1997 $28MM
  • Primary photo for HamletHamlet Marcellus  Less 1996 $18MM $4.4MM
  • Primary photo for My Fellow AmericansMy Fellow Americans President Russell P. Kramer  Less 1996 $22MM $22MM
  • Primary photo for Getting Away with MurderGetting Away with Murder Max Mueller / Karl Luger  Less 1996 $197K
  • Primary photo for The Grass HarpThe Grass Harp Dr. Morris Ritz, Performer ("WHEN YOU SAY YOUR EVER-LOVIN'S DOUBLE-CROSSIN' YOU"), Writer ("WHEN YOU SAY YOUR EVER-LOVIN'S DOUBLE-CROSSIN' YOU")  Less 1995 $8MM $493K
  • Primary photo for Grumpier Old MenGrumpier Old Men John Gustafson  Less 1995 $25MM $70MM
  • Primary photo for Grumpy Old MenGrumpy Old Men John Gustafson, Performer ("Ode to Sydney"), Writer ("Ode to Sydney")  Less 1993 $70MM
  • Primary photo for Short CutsShort Cuts Paul Finnigan  Less 1993 $6.1MM
  • Primary photo for ChaplinChaplin Himself - Oscar Sequence (archive footage) (uncredited), Thanks  Less 1992 $31MM $9.5MM
  • Primary photo for Glengarry Glen RossGlengarry Glen Ross Shelley Levene  Less 1992 $12MM $11MM
  • Primary photo for The PlayerThe Player Jack Lemmon  Less 1992 $8MM $22MM
  • Primary photo for JFKJFK Jack Martin  Less 1991 $40MM $70MM
  • Primary photo for DadDad Jake Tremont  Less 1989 $19MM $20MM
  • Primary photo for That's Life!That's Life! Harvey Fairchild  Less 1986 $4.1MM
  • Primary photo for MacaroniMacaroni Robert Traven  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Mass AppealMass Appeal Father Tim Farley  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for MissingMissing Ed Horman  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Buddy BuddyBuddy Buddy Victor Clooney  Less 1981 $10MM $5MM
  • Primary photo for TributeTribute Scottie Templeton, Writer ("It's All For the Best")  Less 1980 $8.4MM
  • Primary photo for The China SyndromeThe China Syndrome Jack Godell  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Airport '77Airport '77 Capt. Don Gallagher  Less 1977 $6MM
  • Primary photo for Alex & the GypsyAlex & the Gypsy Alexander Main  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for La polizia ha le mani legateLa polizia ha le mani legate Narrator (voice)  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for The Prisoner of Second AvenueThe Prisoner of Second Avenue Mel Edison  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for The Front PageThe Front Page Hildy Johnson, Performer ("Wedding Bells Are Breaking Up That Old Gang Of Mine")  Less 1974 $4MM
  • Primary photo for WednesdayWednesday (Short) Jerry Murphy  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for Save the TigerSave the Tiger Harry Stoner, Executive Producer (uncredited)  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for Avanti!Avanti! Wendell Armbruster, Jr., Executive Producer (uncredited)  Less 1972 $2.8MM
  • Primary photo for The War Between Men and WomenThe War Between Men and Women Peter Edward Wilson, Executive Producer (uncredited)  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for KotchKotch Sleeping Bus Passenger (uncredited), Director  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for The Out of TownersThe Out of Towners George Kellerman  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for The April FoolsThe April Fools Howard Brubaker  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for The Odd CoupleThe Odd Couple Felix Ungar  Less 1968 $1.2MM
  • Primary photo for There Comes a DayThere Comes a Day (Short) Actor  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for LuvLuv Harry Berlin  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for The Fortune CookieThe Fortune Cookie Harry Hinkle  Less 1966 $3.7MM
  • Primary photo for The Great RaceThe Great Race Professor Fate / Crown Prince Frederick Hoepnick  Less 1965 $12MM
  • Primary photo for How to Murder Your WifeHow to Murder Your Wife Stanley Ford  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for Good Neighbor SamGood Neighbor Sam Sam Bissell  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for Under the Yum Yum TreeUnder the Yum Yum Tree Hogan  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for Irma la DouceIrma la Douce Nestor Patou / Lord X  Less 1963 $5MM
  • Primary photo for Days of Wine and RosesDays of Wine and Roses Joe Clay  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for The Notorious LandladyThe Notorious Landlady William 'Bill' Gridley, Soundtrack ("A Foggy Day (in London Town)") (uncredited)  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for Stowaway in the SkyStowaway in the Sky Narrator (english version) (voice)  Less 1960
  • Primary photo for The Wackiest Ship in the ArmyThe Wackiest Ship in the Army Lt. Rip Crandall  Less 1960
  • Primary photo for PepePepe Jack Lemmon  Less 1960
  • Primary photo for The ApartmentThe Apartment C.C. Baxter  Less 1960 $3MM
  • Primary photo for It Happened to JaneIt Happened to Jane George Denham  Less 1959
  • Primary photo for Some Like It HotSome Like It Hot Jerry / Daphne  Less 1959 $2.9MM $25MM
  • Primary photo for Bell Book and CandleBell Book and Candle Nicky Holroyd, Performer ("Stormy Weather" (1933)) (uncredited)  Less 1958
  • Primary photo for CowboyCowboy Frank Harris  Less 1958
  • Primary photo for Operation Mad BallOperation Mad Ball Pvt. Hogan  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for Fire Down BelowFire Down Below Tony, Composer (harmonica theme "Fire Down Below")  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for You Can't Run Away from ItYou Can't Run Away from It Peter Warne, Performer ("Howdy Friends and Neighbors", "Thumbin' A Ride", "Temporarily")  Less 1956
  • Primary photo for My Sister EileenMy Sister Eileen Robert 'Bob' Baker, Performer ("It's Bigger Than You And Me")  Less 1955
  • Primary photo for Mister RobertsMister Roberts Ens. Frank Thurlowe Pulver, Performer ("IF I COULD BE WITH YOU ONE HOUR TONIGHT")  Less 1955 $21MM
  • Primary photo for Three for the ShowThree for the Show Martin 'Marty' Stewart, Performer ("I've Got A Crush On You", "Down Boy")  Less 1955
  • Primary photo for PhffftPhffft Robert Tracey  Less 1954
  • Primary photo for It Should Happen to YouIt Should Happen to You Pete Sheppard, Performer ("Let's Fall in Love" (1933)) (uncredited)  Less 1954
Past Television (40 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Edición Especial ColeccionistaEdición Especial Coleccionista (TV Series) In Memory Of (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for Mwah! The Best of the Dinah Shore ShowMwah! The Best of the Dinah Shore Show (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage), Performer ("They Can't Take That Away from Me", "Cheek to Cheek")  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Chicken Soup for the SoulChicken Soup for the Soul (TV Series) Actor  Less 1999–2000
  • Primary photo for Tuesdays with MorrieTuesdays with Morrie (TV Movie) Morrie Schwartz  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Inherit the WindInherit the Wind (TV Movie) Henry Drummond  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for The Long Way HomeThe Long Way Home (TV Movie) Thomas Gerrin  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for 12 Angry Men12 Angry Men (TV Movie) Juror #8  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for The SimpsonsThe Simpsons (TV Series) Frank Ormand (1 episode, 1997)  Less 1997 1
  • Primary photo for A Weekend in the CountryA Weekend in the Country (TV Movie) Bud Bailey, Executive Producer  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for A Life in the TheaterA Life in the Theater (TV Movie) Robert  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for James Cagney: Top of the WorldJames Cagney: Top of the World (TV Movie) Himself - Actor, Special Thanks  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for For Richer, for PoorerFor Richer, for Poorer (TV Movie) Aram Katourian  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for The Murder of Mary PhaganThe Murder of Mary Phagan (TV Mini-series) Gov. John Slaton (2 episodes, 1988)  Less 1988 2
  • Primary photo for Long Day's Journey Into NightLong Day's Journey Into Night (TV Movie) James Tyrone Sr.  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for All-Star Party for Burt ReynoldsAll-Star Party for Burt Reynolds (TV Movie) Himself, Music ("It's Him")  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for The 37th Annual Tony AwardsThe 37th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Himself - Co-Host & Performer, Performer ("Somebody Loves Me", "Oh, Lady Be Good!", "Off Thee I Sing", "Mine", "I Got Plenty of Nothing", "I've Got a Crush on You")  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for The EntertainerThe Entertainer (TV Movie) Archie Rice  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for Playhouse 90Playhouse 90 (TV Series) David Poole / Dr. Billy Palmer (2 episodes, 1957–1959)  Less 1957–1959 2
  • Primary photo for Alcoa TheatreAlcoa Theatre (TV Series) Henry Coyle / Steve Tyler / Wally Mall / Lieutenant Tony Crawford / Edward King (5 episodes, 1957–1958)  Less 1957–1958 5
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  • Primary photo for Goodyear TheatreGoodyear Theatre (TV Series) Henry Coyle / Dr. Cameron / Charles Dickens (4 episodes, 1957–1958)  Less 1957–1958 4
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  • Primary photo for Zane Grey TheaterZane Grey Theater (TV Series) Cass Kendall (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957 1
  • Primary photo for Ford Star JubileeFord Star Jubilee (TV Series) John Wilkes Booth (1 episode, 1956)  Less 1956 1
  • Primary photo for The Road of LifeThe Road of Life (TV Series) Surgeon  Less 1954– 
  • Primary photo for The Ford Television TheatreThe Ford Television Theatre (TV Series) Barney Evans (1 episode, 1954)  Less 1954 1
  • Primary photo for Campbell PlayhouseCampbell Playhouse (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1953)  Less 1953 1
  • Primary photo for Medallion TheatreMedallion Theatre (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1953)  Less 1953 1
  • Primary photo for Lux Video TheatreLux Video Theatre (TV Series) Alfred Fishkettle (1 episode, 1953)  Less 1953 1
  • Primary photo for Armstrong Circle TheatreArmstrong Circle Theatre (TV Series) Actor (2 episodes, 1951–1953)  Less 1951–1953 2
  • Primary photo for Robert Montgomery PresentsRobert Montgomery Presents (TV Series) Actor (2 episodes, 1952–1953)  Less 1952–1953 2
  • Primary photo for Kraft Television TheatreKraft Television Theatre (TV Series) Actor (5 episodes, 1949–1953)  Less 1949–1953 5
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  • Primary photo for Heaven for BetsyHeaven for Betsy (TV Series) Peter Bell (2 episodes, 1952)  Less 1952 2
  • Primary photo for The Frances Langford-Don Ameche ShowThe Frances Langford-Don Ameche Show (TV Series) Newlywed (1951-1952) (in 'The Couple Next Door' sketches)  Less 1951–1952
  • Primary photo for DangerDanger (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1951)  Less 1951 1
  • Primary photo for The WebThe Web (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1951)  Less 1951 1
  • Primary photo for Pulitzer Prize PlayhousePulitzer Prize Playhouse (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1951)  Less 1951 1
  • Primary photo for The Ford Theatre HourThe Ford Theatre Hour (TV Series) Tweedledum (2 episodes, 1950)  Less 1950 2
  • Primary photo for That Wonderful GuyThat Wonderful Guy (TV Series) Harold (3 episodes, 1949–1950)  Less 1949–1950 3
  • Primary photo for Studio OneStudio One (TV Series) Fred Stevens (2 episodes, 1949–1950)  Less 1949–1950 2
  • Primary photo for SuspenseSuspense (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1949)  Less 1949 1
  • Primary photo for The Philco Television PlayhouseThe Philco Television Playhouse (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1949)  Less 1949 1
Self (200 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Archive Footage (56 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for National Endowment for the Arts: United States of ArtsNational Endowment for the Arts: United States of Arts (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for John G. Avildsen: King of the UnderdogsJohn G. Avildsen: King of the Underdogs Himself (archive footage)  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Ridendo e scherzando - Ritratto di un regista all'italianaRidendo e scherzando - Ritratto di un regista all'italiana Self (archive footage)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Welcome to the BasementWelcome to the Basement (TV Series) Shelley Levene / Shelley Levine (2 episodes, 2012–2015)  Less 2012–2015
    • Catch-22 (Apr 10, 2015) Shelley Levene (archive footage)  Less
    • Song of the South (Nov 16, 2012) Shelley Levine (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for King Craig Aka King Louis IX of France &SonsKing Craig Aka King Louis IX of France &Sons (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for The O'Reilly FactorThe O'Reilly Factor (TV Series) Felix Ungar (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014
    • Watters' World (Jul 4, 2014) Felix Ungar (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for StosselStossel (TV Series) Jack Godell (from 'The China Syndrome') (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014
    • A Practical Earth Day (Apr 17, 2014) Jack Godell (from 'The China Syndrome') (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for And the Oscar Goes To...And the Oscar Goes To... (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Love, MarilynLove, Marilyn Himself (archive footage)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for American MastersAmerican Masters (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Hollywood InvasionHollywood Invasion Himself (archive footage)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Johnny Mercer: The Dream's on MeJohnny Mercer: The Dream's on Me (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for 30 Rock30 Rock (TV Series) Jerry in Some Like it Hot (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009
    • The Natural Order (Apr 30, 2009) Jerry in Some Like it Hot (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Starz Inside: Ladies or GentlemenStarz Inside: Ladies or Gentlemen (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Il falso bugiardoIl falso bugiardo Himself (archive footage)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for 60/9060/90 (TV Series) Felix Ungar (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Il était une fois...Il était une fois... (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for The 80th Annual Academy AwardsThe 80th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Jack Taylor of Beverly HillsJack Taylor of Beverly Hills Himself (archive footage)  Less 2007 $100K
  • Primary photo for Carta blancaCarta blanca (TV Series) C.C. 'Bud' Baxter (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
    • Episode #2.5 (Oct 19, 2006) C.C. 'Bud' Baxter (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Making of 'Some Like It Hot'The Making of 'Some Like It Hot' (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2006 $75K
  • Primary photo for Billy Wilder SpeaksBilly Wilder Speaks (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for ¿De qué te ríes?¿De qué te ríes? (TV Movie) Felix Ungar / Jerry - 'Daphne' (archive footage)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The Hollywood GreatsThe Hollywood Greats (TV Series) Self (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
    • Jack Lemmon (Apr 11, 2006) Self (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for The 50 Greatest Comedy FilmsThe 50 Greatest Comedy Films (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for La Marató 2005La Marató 2005 (TV Special) Jake Tremont (archive footage)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Corazón de...Corazón de... (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Cinema milCinema mil (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005
    • Episode #1.5 (Aug 13, 2005) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Cuando España se desnudóCuando España se desnudó (TV Movie) C.C. 'Bud' Baxter / Daphne (archive footage)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for ... A Father... A Son... Once Upon a Time in Hollywood... A Father... A Son... Once Upon a Time in Hollywood (TV Movie) Jack Godell (archive footage)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Marilyn's ManMarilyn's Man Self (archive footage)  Less 2004 $825K
  • Primary photo for The China Syndrome: A Fusion of TalentThe China Syndrome: A Fusion of Talent (Video) Jack Godell (archive footage)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The China Syndrome: Creating a ControversyThe China Syndrome: Creating a Controversy (Video) Jack Godell (archive footage)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The 74th Annual Academy AwardsThe 74th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Himself (Memorial Tribute) (archive footage)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for 8th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards8th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (TV Special) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for The Orange British Academy Film AwardsThe Orange British Academy Film Awards (TV Special) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Magic Time: A Tribute to Jack LemmonMagic Time: A Tribute to Jack Lemmon (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Memories from the Sweet Sue'sMemories from the Sweet Sue's (Video) Daphne (archive footage)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Klaus Kinski - Ich bin kein SchauspielerKlaus Kinski - Ich bin kein Schauspieler Himself (archive footage)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for The Best of HollywoodThe Best of Hollywood (TV Movie) Interview (archive footage)  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for 50 Years of Funny Females50 Years of Funny Females (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for The Best of the Don Lane ShowThe Best of the Don Lane Show (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Hey Folks, It's Intermission TimeHey Folks, It's Intermission Time (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for The Poetry Hall of FameThe Poetry Hall of Fame (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for It's Garry Shandling's Show.It's Garry Shandling's Show. (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1989)  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Happy Birthday, Bob: 50 Stars Salute Your 50 Years with NBCHappy Birthday, Bob: 50 Stars Salute Your 50 Years with NBC (TV Special) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Red Skelton: A Comedy ScrapbookRed Skelton: A Comedy Scrapbook (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for V.I.P.-SchaukelV.I.P.-Schaukel (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1980)  Less 1980
    • Episode #10.1 (May 9, 1980) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Clapper BoardClapper Board (TV Series) Self (1 episode, 1979)  Less 1979
    • New Releases (Feb 5, 1979) Self (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for America at the MoviesAmerica at the Movies George Kellerman (archive footage)  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for Costa del Sol malagueñaCosta del Sol malagueña (Short) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for Hollywood My Home TownHollywood My Home Town Himself (archive footage)  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for Toast of the TownToast of the Town (TV Series) Ensign Pulver - scene from 'Mr. Roberts' / Himself (3 episodes, 1956–1963)  Less 1956–1963
    • 15th Anniversary Show (Jun 23, 1963) Ensign Pulver - scene from 'Mr. Roberts' (archive footage)  Less
    • Episode #10.40 (Jun 30, 1957) Himself (archive footage)  Less
    • Episode #10.5 (Oct 21, 1956) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Hollywood: The Great StarsHollywood: The Great Stars (TV Movie) Actor 'Irma La Douce' (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for Hollywood Without Make-UpHollywood Without Make-Up Himself (archive footage)  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for Frontier JusticeFrontier Justice (TV Series) Cass Kendall (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959
    • The Three Graves (Jul 6, 1959) Cass Kendall (archive footage)  Less

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