James Francis Cagney Jr. (/ ˈ k æ ɡ n i /; July 17, 1899 – March 30, 1986) was an American actor, dancer and film director. On stage and in film, Cagney was known for his consistently energetic performances, distinctive vocal style, and deadpan comic timing.
James Francis Cagney, Jr. (* 17.Juli 1899 in New York City; † 30. März 1986 in Stanford, New York, USA) war ein US-amerikanischer Filmschauspieler.Sein Schauspielkollege Charlton Heston nannte Cagney „eine der signifikantesten Figuren einer Generation, als der amerikanische Film dominierte“.
Actor, Dancer. One of the most popular and acclaimed actors of his time, his career spanned fifty-five years. He was awarded the Academy Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role for his portrayal of Broadway composer and entertainer George M. Cohan in 1942's Yankee Doodle Dandy. He was successful in the early days of his...
14/04/2021 · That photograph inspired actor James Cagney to call Murphy and invite him to Hollywood to begin an acting career. Despite his celebrity, however, Murphy struggled for years to gain recognition.
James Cagney helped jump-start the gangster genre as The Public Enemy. Outcries against movies that glorified underworld criminals put Cagney on the side of the law in 'G' Men. Director: William Keighley | Stars: James Cagney, Margaret Lindsay, Ann Dvorak, Robert Armstrong. Votes: 3,958
Movie: The Seven Little Foys (1955)Bob Hope plays the role of Eddie Foy.James Cagney plays the role of George M. Cohan.
James Cagney never actually said "You dirty rat," but a line in his 1932 film "Taxi!" probably came closest.