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Rock Hudson (I) (1925–1985)

Actor | Soundtrack | Producer
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KNOWN FOR 
Giant (1956) | Come September (1961) | Pillow Talk (1959)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 20 wins & 15 nominations More »
AKA 
Roc Hudson
NICKNAMEs  
Roy, Leroy, Rock Pyle, Fitz, Mr Beefcake
BORN 
Nov 17, 1925 (died Oct 2, 1985)
HEIGHT 
6' 5" (1.96m)

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Past Film & Video (67 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (10 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for DynastyDynasty (TV Series) Daniel Reece ( 9 episodes, 1984–1985 )  Less 1984–1985 9
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  • Primary photo for The Vegas Strip WarThe Vegas Strip War (TV Movie) Neil Chaine  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for The Devlin ConnectionThe Devlin Connection (TV Series) Brian Devlin ( 13 episodes, 1982 )  Less 1982 13
    • Jennifer (1982) Brian Devlin  Less
    • Erica (Dec 25, 1982) Brian Devlin  Less
    • Allison (Dec 18, 1982) Brian Devlin  Less
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  • Primary photo for World War IIIWorld War III (TV Movie) President Thomas McKenna  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for The Star MakerThe Star Maker (TV Movie) Danny Youngblood  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for The Martian ChroniclesThe Martian Chronicles (TV Mini-series) Col. John Wilder ( 3 episodes, 1980 )  Less 1980 3
  • Primary photo for WheelsWheels (TV Mini-series) Adam Trenton ( 1 episode, 1978 )  Less 1978 1
  • Primary photo for McMillan & WifeMcMillan & Wife (TV Series) Stewart McMillan ( 40 episodes, 1971–1977 )  Less 1971–1977 40
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  • Primary photo for The Kraft Music HallThe Kraft Music Hall (TV Series) Performer ("Louise", "On the Good Ship Lollipop", "Thanks for the Memory", "'S Wonderful", "Shadow Waltz") ( 1 episode, 1967 ) , Himself - Host ( 1 episode, 1967 )  Less 1967 1
    • The Hollywood Musical (Sep 27, 1967) Himself - Host, Performer ("Louise", "On the Good Ship Lollipop", "Thanks for the Memory", "'S Wonderful", "Shadow Waltz") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The 30th Annual Academy AwardsThe 30th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter & Performer, Performer ("Baby, It's Cold Outside")  Less 1958
Self (66 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Doris Day's Best FriendsDoris Day's Best Friends (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 1 episode, 1985 )  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Cinéma cinémasCinéma cinémas (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1985 )  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Night of 100 Stars IINight of 100 Stars II (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for The 42nd Annual Golden Globe AwardsThe 42nd Annual Golden Globe Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Hour MagazineHour Magazine (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1985 )  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Àngel Casas ShowÀngel Casas Show (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 1 episode, 1984 )  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for WoganWogan (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 1 episode, 1984 )  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for The 56th Annual Academy AwardsThe 56th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Guest ( 3 episodes, 1966–1982 )  Less 1966–1982
  • Primary photo for NBC Family ChristmasNBC Family Christmas (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for The Patricia Neal StoryThe Patricia Neal Story (TV Movie) Himself (uncredited)  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for More TV's Censored BloopersMore TV's Censored Bloopers (TV Movie) Himself - Guest  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Bitte umblätternBitte umblättern (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1981 )  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Circus of the Stars #5Circus of the Stars #5 (TV Special) Himself - Ringmaster  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Douglas Sirk: Über StarsDouglas Sirk: Über Stars (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for The Beatrice Arthur SpecialThe Beatrice Arthur Special (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Superstunt IISuperstunt II (TV Special) Himself  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Musical Comedy TonightMusical Comedy Tonight (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for The Mike Douglas ShowThe Mike Douglas Show (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 2 episodes, 1977–1979 )  Less 1977–1979
  • Primary photo for The Carol Burnett ShowThe Carol Burnett Show (TV Series) Himself ( 3 episodes, 1975–1977 )  Less 1975–1977
  • Primary photo for An All-Star Tribute to Elizabeth TaylorAn All-Star Tribute to Elizabeth Taylor (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Dinah!Dinah! (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 3 episodes, 1974–1975 )  Less 1974–1975
  • Primary photo for V.I.P.-SchaukelV.I.P.-Schaukel (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1975 )  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Orson WellesAFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Orson Welles (TV Special) Himself  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for Elizabeth Taylor - An Intimate PortraitElizabeth Taylor - An Intimate Portrait (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for James Dean RememberedJames Dean Remembered (TV Special) Himself (voice)  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for The 45th Annual Academy AwardsThe 45th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Co-Host  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for The 14th Annual TV Week Logie AwardsThe 14th Annual TV Week Logie Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for The Grand Opening of Walt Disney WorldThe Grand Opening of Walt Disney World (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for The David Frost ShowThe David Frost Show (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 1 episode, 1971 )  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for The Dick Cavett ShowThe Dick Cavett Show (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 1 episode, 1971 )  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for The Doris Mary Anne Kappelhoff SpecialThe Doris Mary Anne Kappelhoff Special (TV Special) Himself (uncredited)  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for Dinah's PlaceDinah's Place (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 1 episode, 1970 )  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for Frost on SundayFrost on Sunday (TV Series) Himself - Award Presenter ( 1 episode, 1970 )  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for The Jim Nabors HourThe Jim Nabors Hour (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1970 )  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for My Name Is George - Making of 'The Undefeated'My Name Is George - Making of 'The Undefeated' (TV Short) Himself  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for Laugh-InLaugh-In (TV Series) Himself ( 3 episodes, 1968–1969 )  Less 1968–1969
  • Primary photo for Hollywood: The Selznick YearsHollywood: The Selznick Years (TV Movie) Himself (uncredited)  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for The 40th Annual Academy AwardsThe 40th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for The Man Who Makes the DifferenceThe Man Who Makes the Difference (Short) Himself (uncredited)  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for The Kraft Music HallThe Kraft Music Hall (TV Series) Himself - Host ( 1 episode, 1967 )  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for The Bob Hope ShowThe Bob Hope Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1967 )  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for The 39th Annual Academy AwardsThe 39th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for Carol and CompanyCarol and Company (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for The 37th Annual Academy AwardsThe 37th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for MarilynMarilyn Narrator  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for The 20th Annual Golden Globes AwardsThe 20th Annual Golden Globes Awards (TV Special) Himself - Winner  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for The 34th Annual Academy AwardsThe 34th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for At This Very MomentAt This Very Moment (TV Special) Himself  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for The Jack Benny ProgramThe Jack Benny Program (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1962 )  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for The 32nd Annual Academy AwardsThe 32nd Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter  Less 1960
  • Primary photo for The Steve Allen ShowThe Steve Allen Show (TV Series) Himself - Guest / Himself - Recipient ( 2 episodes, 1958–1959 )  Less 1958–1959
  • Primary photo for The Big PartyThe Big Party (TV Series) Himself - Host ( 1 episode, 1959 )  Less 1959
  • Primary photo for The 31st Annual Academy AwardsThe 31st Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter  Less 1959
  • Primary photo for Screen Snapshots 1856: The Mocambo PartyScreen Snapshots 1856: The Mocambo Party (Short) Himself  Less 1957 $15K
  • Primary photo for The James Dean StoryThe James Dean Story Himself - 'Giant' premiere footage (uncredited)  Less 1957 $35K
  • Primary photo for The 29th Annual Academy AwardsThe 29th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Nominee & Presenter  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for Caesar's HourCaesar's Hour (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1957 )  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for Lux Video TheatreLux Video Theatre (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1957 )  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for The Perry Como ShowThe Perry Como Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1956 )  Less 1956
  • Primary photo for The Colgate Comedy HourThe Colgate Comedy Hour (TV Series) Himself - Awards Presenter / Himself - Actor ( 2 episodes, 1954–1955 )  Less 1954–1955
    • Episode #6.9 (Nov 27, 1955) Himself - Awards Presenter  Less
    • Episode #5.10 (Dec 12, 1954) Himself - Actor  Less
  • Primary photo for Warner Pathé News Issue # 87Warner Pathé News Issue # 87 (Short) Himself  Less 1955
  • Primary photo for I Love LucyI Love Lucy (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1955 )  Less 1955
  • Primary photo for The 27th Annual Academy AwardsThe 27th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Audience Member  Less 1955
  • Primary photo for Place the FacePlace the Face (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1953 )  Less 1953
  • Primary photo for This Is Your LifeThis Is Your Life (TV Series) Himself - Guest of Honor ( 1 episode, 1952 )  Less 1952
    • Rock Hudson (Dec 17, 1952) Himself - Guest of Honor  Less
Archive Footage (78 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for The Fabulous Allan CarrThe Fabulous Allan Carr Himself (archive footage)  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for CuéntameCuéntame (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Els dies clauEls dies clau (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Tab Hunter ConfidentialTab Hunter Confidential Himself (archive footage)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Children of GiantChildren of Giant Himself (archive footage)  Less 2015 $430K
  • Primary photo for Ochéntame... otra vezOchéntame... otra vez (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Wogan: The Best OfWogan: The Best Of (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode )  Less 2015– 
    • Americans Himself (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 The '80s: The Decade That Made UsThe '80s: The Decade That Made Us (TV Mini-series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for The Battle of AmfarThe Battle of Amfar (Short) Himself - Actor (archive footage)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Amen. Il pittore che fece sognare HollywoodAmen. Il pittore che fece sognare Hollywood Himself (archive footage)  Less 2012 €15K
  • Primary photo for VitoVito Self (archive footage)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Making the BoysMaking the Boys Himself (archive footage)  Less 2011 $33K / —
  • Primary photo for ReaganReagan Himself (archive footage)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Moguls & Movie Stars: A History of HollywoodMoguls & Movie Stars: A History of Hollywood (TV Mini-series) Brad Allen / Jerry Webster ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010
    • Fade Out, Fade In (Dec 13, 2010) Brad Allen / Jerry Webster (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Rock Hudson: Dark and Handsome StrangerRock Hudson: Dark and Handsome Stranger Himself (archive footage)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for 50 años de50 años de (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Acting for Douglas Sirk: 'Written on the Wind' and 'The Tarnished Angels' RememberedActing for Douglas Sirk: 'Written on the Wind' and 'The Tarnished Angels' Remembered (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Wrangler: Anatomy of an IconWrangler: Anatomy of an Icon Himself (archive footage)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Catalunya.catCatalunya.cat (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Un jour, un destinUn jour, un destin (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for John Wayne Behind the ScenesJohn Wayne Behind the Scenes (Video) Self (archive footage)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Quand la peur dévore l'âmeQuand la peur dévore l'âme (Short) Ron Kirby (archive footage)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for La imagen de tu vidaLa imagen de tu vida (TV Series) Himself / Stewart McMillan ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006
    • Episode #1.12 (Nov 30, 2006) Himself / Stewart McMillan (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Private ScreeningsPrivate Screenings (TV Series) Jordan Benedict ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006
    • Child Stars (Oct 2, 2006) Jordan Benedict (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Fragiles et sublimes... Stars en clair obscurFragiles et sublimes... Stars en clair obscur (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for InfrarougeInfrarouge (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Ciclo Agatha ChristieCiclo Agatha Christie (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Budd Boetticher: A Man Can Do ThatBudd Boetticher: A Man Can Do That (TV Movie) Lt. Lance Caldwell (archive footage)  Less 2005 $600K
  • Primary photo for Entertainment TonightEntertainment Tonight (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for 80s80s (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 2005 )  Less 2005
    • Episode #1.5 (Oct 19, 2005) Himself (archive footage)  Less
    • Episode #1.4 (Oct 12, 2005) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Movies That Shook the WorldMovies That Shook the World (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005
    • 2001: A Space Odyssey (Sep 30, 2005) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Filmmakers vs. TycoonsFilmmakers vs. Tycoons Burke Devlin (in 'The Tarnished Angels') (archive footage)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for James Dean: Forever YoungJames Dean: Forever Young Himself (archive footage)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for American MastersAmerican Masters (TV Series) Jordan Benedict / Himself ( 2 episodes, 2004–2005 )  Less 2004–2005
  • Primary photo for Hollywood LegendenHollywood Legenden (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Mayor of the Sunset StripMayor of the Sunset Strip Himself (archive footage)  Less 2003 $257K / —
  • Primary photo for The GreatestThe Greatest (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2003 )  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for 101 Most Shocking Moments in Entertainment101 Most Shocking Moments in Entertainment (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for BiographyBiography (TV Series) Himself / Jordan Benedict ( 3 episodes, 1999–2003 )  Less 1999–2003
  • Primary photo for Return to 'Giant'Return to 'Giant' (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for The Making of 'Far from Heaven'The Making of 'Far from Heaven' (TV Short) Ron Kirby (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for The Beatles... Off the Record: Newsreel Footage 1964-1966The Beatles... Off the Record: Newsreel Footage 1964-1966 (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2001 £150K
  • Primary photo for I Love Lucy's 50th Anniversary SpecialI Love Lucy's 50th Anniversary Special (TV Special) Self (archive footage)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Cleopatra: The Film That Changed HollywoodCleopatra: The Film That Changed Hollywood (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for OmnibusOmnibus (TV Series) Self ( 1 episode, 2000 )  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Elizabeth Taylor: A Musical CelebrationElizabeth Taylor: A Musical Celebration (TV Movie) Self (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for E! True Hollywood StoryE! True Hollywood Story (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1998–1999 )  Less 1998–1999
    • Rock Hudson (Jul 11, 1999) Himself (archive footage)  Less
    • Elizabeth Taylor (Nov 29, 1998) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for After StonewallAfter Stonewall Himself (archive footage)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Hollywood Screen Tests: Take 2Hollywood Screen Tests: Take 2 (TV Special) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for James Dean: A PortraitJames Dean: A Portrait (TV Movie) Himself (1955 behind the scenes footage) (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Memories of 'Giant'Memories of 'Giant' (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for The Best of HollywoodThe Best of Hollywood (TV Movie) Himself - Interviewee (archive footage)  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for The Silver Screen: Color Me LavenderThe Silver Screen: Color Me Lavender Himself (archive footage)  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Off the Menu: The Last Days of Chasen'sOff the Menu: The Last Days of Chasen's Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for The Making of 'My Fair Lady'The Making of 'My Fair Lady' (Video) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for A Personal Journey with Martin Scorsese Through American MoviesA Personal Journey with Martin Scorsese Through American Movies (TV Movie) Ron Kirby (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for 50 Years of Funny Females50 Years of Funny Females (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Super 8½Super 8½ Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Laugh-In Past Christmas PresentLaugh-In Past Christmas Present (TV Special) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for And the Band Played OnAnd the Band Played On (TV Movie) Himself (epilogue sequence) (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1993 $8MM
  • Primary photo for Fame in the Twentieth CenturyFame in the Twentieth Century (TV Series) Himself  Less 1993– 
  • Primary photo for Peter's FriendsPeter's Friends Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1992 $5MM $4.1MM / —
  • Primary photo for Rock Hudson's Home MoviesRock Hudson's Home Movies Himself (archive footage)  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Death in HollywoodDeath in Hollywood (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Rock HudsonRock Hudson (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Hollywood Heaven: Tragic Lives, Tragic DeathsHollywood Heaven: Tragic Lives, Tragic Deaths (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Common Threads: Stories from the QuiltCommon Threads: Stories from the Quilt Himself (archive footage)  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for VolunteersVolunteers Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1985 $20MM / —
  • Primary photo for Margret Dünser, auf der Suche nach den BesonderenMargret Dünser, auf der Suche nach den Besonderen (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Sixty Years of SeductionSixty Years of Seduction (TV Movie) Self (archive footage)  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for The Carol Burnett ShowThe Carol Burnett Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1977 )  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for America at the MoviesAmerica at the Movies Jordan 'Bick' Benedict Jr. (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for Mondo HollywoodMondo Hollywood Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for Lionpower from MGMLionpower from MGM (Short) Self (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for Verifica incerta - Disperse Exclamatory PhaseVerifica incerta - Disperse Exclamatory Phase (Short) Self (archive footage)  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for Hollywood: The Great StarsHollywood: The Great Stars (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for Toast of the TownToast of the Town (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1956 )  Less 1956
    • Episode #10.4 (Oct 14, 1956) Himself (archive footage)  Less

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