Marlon Brando Biography (1924-)



Born April 3, 1924, in Omaha, NE; son of Marlon (a chemical feed and pesticide manufacturer) and Dorothy Pennebaker (an actress; maiden name, Myers) Brando; married Anna Kashfi, October, 1957 (divorced, 1959); married Motiva Castenada, 1960 (divorced); married Tarita Teriipaia (an actress; divorced); children: (first marriage) Christian Devi (also known as Gary Brown); (second marriage) Miko, Rebecca; (third marriage) Simon (Teihotu), Cheyenne (deceased); (additional children) Ninna Priscilla, Stefano (also known as Stephen Blackehart); brother of Jocelyn Brando (an actress). Career: Actor. Member: Screen Actors Guild. Awards, Honors: Theatre WorldPromising Personalities Award, 1945; Academy Award nomination, best actor, 1951, for A Streetcar Named Desire; British Academy Award, best foreignactor, British Academy of Film and Television Arts, Cannes International FilmFestival Award, best actor, and Academy Award nomination, best actor, all 1952, for Viva Zapata!; British Academy Award, best foreign actor, and Academy Award nomination, best actor, both 1953, for Julius Caesar; Academy Award, best actor, 1954, British Academy Award, best foreign actor, 1954, and Golden Globe Award, best actor, Hollywood Foreign Press Association, 1955, all for On The Waterfront; Golden Globe Award, world film favorite, 1956, 1973, and 1974; Academy Award nomination, best actor, 1957, for Sayonara; Academy Award, best actor, 1972, and Golden Globe Award, best actor, 1973, both for The Godfather; Academy Award nomination, best actor, 1973, for Last Tango in Paris; Emmy Award, outstanding supporting actor in a miniseries, 1979, for Roots: The Next Generations; Tokyo International Film Festival Award, best actor, and Academy Award nomination, bestsupporting actor, both 1989, for A Dry White Season. Addresses: Agent: Creative Artists Agency, 9830 Wilshire Blvd., Beverly Hills, CA 90212.

Nationality
American
Gender
Male
Occupation
Actor
Birth Details
April 3, 1924
Omaha, Nebraska, United States

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