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Nick Nolte

Nicholas King "Nick" Nolte (born February 8, 1941) is an American actor. His career has spanned over five decades, peaking in the 1990s, when his commercial success made him one of the better known stars of that decade. His films include 48 Hrs. (1982), Another 48 Hrs. (1990), Cape Fear (1991), Afterglow (1997), Affliction (1997), The Thin Red Line (1998), The Good Thief (2003), and Warrior (2011). He has been nominated for three Academy Awards, twice for Best Actor and once for Best Supporting Actor. Nolte was born Nicholas King Nolte in Omaha, Nebraska on February 8, 1941. His mother, Helen (née King), was a department store buyer, and his father, Franklin Arthur Nolte, was a farmer's son who worked in irrigation pump sales, and who was an All-American football player at Iowa State University in 1934. Nolte's paternal grandfather was of German descent. Nolte's maternal grandfather, Matthew Leander King, invented the hollow-tile silo and was prominent in early aviation. His maternal grandmother ran the student union at Iowa State University. He has an older sister, Nancy, who was an executive for the Red Cross. Nolte went to Westside High School in Omaha, where he was the kicker

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One-Sided Water Fight with Nick Nolte

One-Sided Water Fight with Nick Nolte

Right before the video you're about to watch was shot, our photog muttered to himself, "Everyone always tells me horror stories about Nick Nolte." Then this happened ... READ MORE >

Great Scott! What Happened to Nick Nolte?!

Great Scott! What Happened to Nick Nolte?!

Looking like the bastard child of an Oompa Loompa and Doc Brown after a 1.21 Gigawatt explosion, a red-faced Nick Nolte emerged from a Beverly Hills sandwich shop yesterday afternoon.Roads? Where… READ MORE >

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Nick Nolte: Dressing Under the Influence?

Nick Nolte: Dressing Under the Influence?

Decked out in his finest pajama pants from the Michael Jackson Court Collection, Nick Nolte left Jacko's home away from home -- a Beverly Hills medical building -- on Tuesday.No mugshots or sleepy… READ MORE >

- 1975 days ago
Look at That Mug

Look at That Mug

Sporting his usual camera-ready hairdo, 67-year-old Nick Nolte showed off his adorable 16-month-old grand daughter Sophie in Malibu this weekend.Thankfully, this photo was taken without the need… READ MORE >

- 1998 days ago
Homeless Nick-alike: Nolte is My Daddy!!?!

Homeless Nick-alike: Nolte is My Daddy!!?!

This homeless guy looks and sounds a hell of a lot like Nick Nolte, but there could be a damn good reason -- he claims Nick is his real-life long-lost FATHER!!We don't know if his story actually… READ MORE >

- 2067 days ago
"Allstate? It's Nick Nolte ... We Need to Talk."

"Allstate? It's Nick Nolte ... We Need to Talk."

After a fire ravaged Nick Nolte's Malibu home yesterday to the tune of $3 million -- the sometimes actor drowned his sorrows the best way he knew how ... at Starbucks. See Also Nick Nolte's… READ MORE >

- 2114 days ago
Nick Nolte's Charred Remains

Nick Nolte's Charred Remains

The electrical fire at Nick Nolte's house on Tuesday has left his stuff looking almost as bad as his mugshot.This is just some of the $3 million worth of damage to Nolte's Malibu home. See Also… READ MORE >

- 2115 days ago
Celebrity Puppets -- Sesame Street Edition

Celebrity Puppets
Sesame Street Edition

We can't tell you how to get to Sesame Street, but we can tell you which celebs look freakishly like Sesame's felt-skinned residents. Today's episode is brought to you by the letters T, M and Z. READ MORE >

- 2204 days ago
Malibu's Most Wanted

Malibu's Most Wanted

We've been doing some digging, and turns out, the Malibu brawl last weekend was the tip of the iceberg.Back in the day of "Celebrity Justice" (Memba Them?), we found a Malibu-based gang known as… READ MORE >

- 2217 days ago
No, Nick Nolte Is Not Homeless

No, Nick Nolte Is Not Homeless

He's just dressed down and out. Mugshot hall-of-famer and People's Sexiest Man Alive in 1992 (really, look it up!) struts his gangster lean around Malibu yesterday.The Nebraska native began his… READ MORE >

- 2302 days ago

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