Douglas, Kirk

 Kirk_Douglas_907-3153 Name: Kirk Douglas

Born: December 9, 1916

Strengths: Intensity

Weakness: Range

Best Role: Paths of Glory

Rating:    rating-153609_640 4.0

Profile:

  • A tendency to chose roles with a social and/or political relevance.
  • One of the first actors to maintain his physical condition for roles.
  • Had a tendency to pick roles that suited his athletic frame.
  • Demonstrates much bravery in his choice of roles.
  • Frequently plays extremely unsympathetic characters or deeply flawed characters.
  • Often chooses lesser roles or roles of less magnitude for the benefit of the film.
  • Had a fiery relationship and strong rivalry with Burt Lancaster.
  • Was one of the first movie stars to get involved in the production of movies.
  • A strong off-set personality led to many clashes with his directors.
  • Despite it being commercially unsuccessful, his favourite film that he starred in is Lonely Are the Brave.
  • Demonstrates a high degree of integrity when it comes to the adaptation of scripts.
  • Even though he is 5′ 9″, he was often insecure about his height and wore lifts in many of his films.
  • Has a strong Jewish faith.

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