George C. Scott

George C. Scott

Performer, Director

George C. Scott, the rare modern movie star who also spent a life upon the stage, died Sept. 23, 1999, in California. He was 71, and a cause of death was not immediately given. George C. Scott, the rare modern movie star who also spent a life upon the stage, died Sept. 23 in California. He was 71, and a cause of death was not immediately given.

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  • Also known as: George Campbell Scott, George Scott
  • Born: Oct 18, 1927 in Wise, Virginia
  • Death: Sep 22, 1999 in Westlake Village, California

Roles (26)

Inherit the Wind Playbill - Opening Night, April 1996 Inherit the Wind (1996)
Opened Apr 4, 1996
  • as Henry Drummond (Original)
Inherit the Wind - Opening Night
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On Borrowed Time Playbill - Opening Night, Oct 1991 On Borrowed Time (1991)
Opened Oct 9, 1991
  • as Julian Northrup (Gramps) (Original)
  • Staging
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The Boys in Autumn Playbill - May 1986 The Boys in Autumn (1986)
Opened Apr 30, 1986
  • as Henry Finnegan (Original)
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Design For Living Playbill - June 1984 Design for Living (1984)
Opened Jun 20, 1984
  • Director
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Present Laughter Playbill - Opening Night, July 1982 Present Laughter (1982)
Opened Jul 15, 1982
  • as Garry Essendine (Original)
  • Director
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Tricks of the Trade Playbill - Nov 1980 Tricks of the Trade (1980)
Opened Nov 6, 1980
  • as Dr. Augustus Browning (Original)
Tricks of the Trade - Opening Night
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Sly Fox Playbill - November 1977 Sly Fox (1976)
Opened Dec 14, 1976
  • as The Judge (Original)
  • as Foxwell J. Sly (Original)
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The 30th Annual Tony Awards Playbill - Apr 18, 1976 The 30th Annual Tony Awards - 1976 (1976)
Opened Apr 18, 1976
  • as Host (Original)
The 30th Annual Tony Awards Playbill - Apr 18, 1976
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Death of a Salesman Playbill - June 1975 Death of a Salesman (1975)
Opened Jun 26, 1975
  • as Willy Loman (Original)
  • Director
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All God's Chillun Got Wings Playbill - March 1975 All God's Chillun Got Wings (1975)
Opened Mar 20, 1975
  • Director
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Awards

Clarence Derwent Award
1958 Most Promising Male Performer Richard III Winner
Drama Desk Award
1996 Special Award Winner
1983 Outstanding Director of a Play Present Laughter Nominee
1958 Vernon Rice Award Children of Darkness Winner
Outer Critics Circle
1996 Outstanding Actor in a Play Inherit the Wind Winner
1993 Outstanding Actor in a Play Wrong Turn at Lungfish Nominee
Theatre World Awards
1958 Theatre World Award Richard III Winner
Tony Award
1996 Best Actor in a Play Inherit the Wind Nominee
1976 Best Actor in a Play Death of a Salesman Nominee
1974 Best Actor in a Play Uncle Vanya Nominee
1960 Best Actor in a Play The Andersonville Trial Nominee
1959 Best Featured Actor in a Play Comes a Day Nominee
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