James Maitland Stewart


James Maitland Stewart
noun
United States film actor who portrayed incorruptible but modest heros (1908-1997)
Syn: ↑Stewart, ↑Jimmy Stewart
Instance Hypernyms: ↑actor, ↑histrion, ↑player, ↑thespian, ↑role player

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  • Stewart,James Maitland — Stewart, James Maitland. Known as “Jimmy.” 1908 1997. American actor known for his portrayals of incorruptible and modest heroes in motion pictures such as Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939) and It s a Wonderful Life (1946). He won an Academy… …   Universalium

  • Stewart, James Maitland — (1908 1997)    The actor, James Stewart (better known as “Jimmy”), was born in Indiana, Pennsylvania. After attending Mercersburg Academy, he went to Princeton University in 1928 and graduated with a degree in architecture in 1932. However, he… …   Historical Dictionary of the Roosevelt–Truman Era

  • Stewart, James Maitland — ▪ 1998       American actor (b. May 20, 1908, Indiana, Pa. d. July 2, 1997, Beverly Hills, Calif.), performed in some 80 motion pictures during a 57 year long career and became one of Hollywood s most beloved stars. With an unpretentious manner,… …   Universalium

  • Stewart, James (Maitland) — (20 may. 1908, Indiana, Pa., EE.UU.–2 jul. 1997, Beverly Hills, Cal.). Actor de cine estadounidense. Debutó en el cine en 1935, pero en un principio le fue difícil conseguir roles debido a sus rasgos angulosos y a su lenta y vacilante forma de… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Stewart, James (Maitland) — born May 20, 1908, Indiana, Pa., U.S. died July 2, 1997, Beverly Hills, Calif. U.S. film actor. He made his film debut in 1935, but at first, Stewart s slow, halting line delivery (perhaps his most readily identifiable trademark) and angular… …   Universalium

  • James Stewart — James Stewart, 1934, fotografiert von Carl van Vechten James Maitland Stewart (* 20. Mai 1908 in Indiana, Pennsylvania; † 2. Juli 1997 in Beverly Hills, Kalifornien) war ein US amerikanischer Filmschauspieler, der vor allem in Rollen als „guter… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Stewart — Stewart, Jacky Stewart, James * * * (as used in expressions) Allen Stewart Konigsberg Bluford, Guion S(tewart), Jr. Castlereagh, Robert Stewart, vizconde Chamberlain, Houston Stewart Darnley, Henry Stewart, Lord Stuart, Stewart Halsted, William… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • James Stewart — James Maitland Stewart (Vinnegar Hill, EE UU, 1908 Beverly Hills, 1997) Actor estadounidense. Se dedicó al teatro hasta 1935, año en que debutó en el cine. En su extensa filmografía simbolizó al estadounidense patriota, honrado y justo. Trabajó a …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • James Stewart — Para otros usos de este término, véase James Stewart (desambiguación). James Stewart Estudio de fotografía publicitaria para Call Northside 777 (1948) …   Wikipedia Español

  • James Stewart — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Stewart et Jimmy Stewart (pilote). James Stewart …   Wikipédia en Français


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