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Richard Farnsworth

Richard W. Farnsworth (September 1, 1920 – October 6, 2000) was an American actor and stuntman. His film career began in 1937; however, he achieved his greatest success for his performances in The Grey Fox (1982) and The Straight Story (1999), for which he received a nomination for an Academy Award for Best Actor.

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Sadly, there are few or no available images of a young Richard Farnsworth

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Tom Horn with Steve Mcqueen and Slim Pickens / 1980

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The Grey Fox / 1982

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Farnsworth and Robert Redford

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The Straight Story

Ft. Lauderdale International Film Festival: Best Actor
Independent Spirit Award for Best Male Lead
New York Film Critics Circle Award for Best Actor
Nominated - Academy Award for Best Actor
Nominated - Chicago Film Critics Association Award for Best Actor
Nominated - Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Drama
Nominated - Las Vegas Film Critics Society Award for Best Actor
Nominated - Los Angeles Film Critics Association Award for Best Actor (2nd place)
Nominated - Online Film Critics Society Award for Best Actor
Nominated - Satellite Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Drama
Nominated - Southeastern Film Critics Association Award for Best Actor (2nd place)


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