George Kennedy

George Kennedy Brief Biography

George Kennedy
George Harris Kennedy, Jr. (February 18, 1925 - February 28, 2016) was an American actor who appeared in more than two hundred film and television productions. He is best remembered for portraying "Dragline" opposite Paul Newman in Cool Hand Luke, for which he won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor and was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor - Motion Picture.

His eclectic roster of performances also includes Joe Patroni in Airport (for which he received his second Golden Globe nomination) and its three sequels, Police Captain Ed Hocken in the Naked Gun series of comedy films and corrupt oil tycoon Carter McKay on the original Dallas television series.

George Kennedy News

• The Almanac for February 18, the 49th day of 2018
• The Almanac for Feb. 18, the 49th day of 2017
• George Kennedy, Oscar-winning actor, dead at age 91
• Urn found on beach traced to family

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