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John Cassavetes
Name
John Nicholas Cassavetes
Birthplace
New York City, U.S.
Birth date
(1929-12-09)December 9, 1929
Death place
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Death date
February 3, 1989(1989-02-03) (aged 59)
Occupation
Actor, director, screenwriter, producer
Active Years
1951–1989
Notable Films
The Dirty Dozen (1967)


John Nicholas Cassavetes (December 9, 1929 – February 3, 1989) was a Greek-American actor, film director, and screenwriter. He was best known for films such as The Dirty Dozen and Rosemary's Baby.

Early life

Career

Filmography

Director

  • Shadows (1959) - Director, writer
  • Too Late Blues (1961) - Director, writer, producer
  • A Child is Waiting (1963) - Director
  • Faces (1968) - Director, writer, producer (uncredited)
  • Husbands (1970) - Director, writer, producer
  • Minnie and Moskowitz (1971) - Director, writer
  • A Woman Under the Influence (1974) - Director, writer
  • The Killing of A Chinese Bookie (1976) - Director, writer
  • Opening Night (1977) - Director, writer
  • Gloria (1980) - Director, writer
  • Love Streams (1984) - Director, writer
  • Big Trouble (1986) - Director

Actor

  • Crimes in the Streets (1956)
  • Edge of the City (1957)
  • Affair in Harvana (1957)
  • Saddle in the Wind (1958)
  • The Killers (1964)
  • The Dirty Dozen (1967)
  • Rosemary's Baby (1968)
  • Husbands (1970)
  • Capone (1975)
  • Mikey and Nicky (1976)
  • The Fury (1978)
  • Tempest (1982)

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