Release of the book, "Paul and Joanne: A Biography of Paul Newman and Joanne Woodward" by Joe Morella and Edward Z. Epstein.
10 Print Biographies |
5 Interviews |
81 Articles |
16 Pictorials |
36 Magazine Cover Photos |
5' 9½" (1.77 m)
Did You Know?
I started my career giving a clinic in bad acting in the film, The Silver Chalice
(1954) and now I'm playing a crusty old man who's an animated automobile [in Cars
(2006)]. That's a creative arc for you, isn't it?
Lived in Westport, Connecticut and was known to race at the Lime Rock Road Circuit.
While he played similar system-bucking, troubled young men as such near contemporaries as Marlon Brando
and James Dean
, Newman's characters were often more humorous, introspective and self-assured. Newman's character's conflicts were often ironic and (intentionally) borderline-absurd.