For those of a certain baby boomer age, we’ve grown up with Jack Nicholson, from his early days in Roger Corman hippie exploitation flicks like “The Trip” and “Psych-Out,” his roles in the biker movies “Hell’s Angels on Wheels” and his breakthrough, the Dennis-Hopper-directed “Easy Rider.”
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The man long ago graduated from being that guy we see in movies to a Sinatra-Elvis level of recognition that went way beyond his talents on the big screen. He’s that guy at the Los Angeles Lakers games. He’s the one in the front row at the Oscars. He’s the one that every comedian is legally required to do an impression of.
They say it’s an honor to be nominated….not that anyone really believes that but yes, actors up for Academy Awards always do say that. Still, for each category, only one person can go home a winner.