George Kennedy poses April 10,1968 with his Oscar in Santa Monica, Calif, after he was presented with it as best supporting actor. He won the award for his role in the film "Cool Hand Luke." It was his first Oscar.
George Kennedy put aside show business during World War II, served under General Patton, and was in the United States Army for 16 years, seeing combat and working in the Armed Forces radio. He was involved with the opening of the first Army Information Office.
George Kennedy. Famous for his "big guy" roles. Outstanding supporting parts in movies such as Airport and Best Supporting Actor for his famous role in Cool Hand Luke, but I remember his almost cameo as the hired gunslinger up against John Wayne in Sons Of Katie Elder.
The Dirty Dozen (1967) trailer typography – the Movie title stills collection ✇ 'THE DIRTY DOZEN' (1967), directed by Robert Aldrich, starring Lee Marvin, Ernest Borgnine, Charles Bronson, George Kennedy, Donald Sutherland