979 total votes
Peter Finch

Peter Finch

Frederick George Peter Ingle Finch was a British-born Australian actor. He is best remembered for his role as "crazed" television anchorman Howard Beale in the film Network, which earned him a posthumous Academy Award for Best Actor, his fifth Best Actor award from the British Academy of Film and Television Arts, and a Best Actor award from the Golden Globes. He was the first person to win a posthumous Academy Award in an acting category.

... more on Wikipedia

Peter Finch is ranked on...

#49 of 80 The Best Actors to Ever Win Best Actor in a Leading Role 7.3k votes Every year the Academy evaluates a year's worth of brilliant performances and picks what they believe to be the best of the ...
#58 of 104 Oscar Winning Performances from the Past 50 Years, Ranked 30k votes The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences issues the be-all and end-all of acting awards in the United States: the cov...
#21 of 43 The Best Actors Who Won an Oscar and a Golden Globe for the Same Performance 1.5k votes The Golden Globes and the Academy Awards don't always go hand in hand, whether its Best Picture, Best Director, or any of th...
Famous People Buried at Hollywood Forever Cemetery 126k views Old Hollywood lives on in this list of notable people and celebrities buried at Hollywood Forever Cemetery. This list includ...
Famous People Named Peter 22k views List of famous people named Peter & Pete, along with photos. How many celebrities named Peter can you think of? The famo...
The Final Films of Great Actors 115k views This list looks into the final film appearances of many famous actors and actresses. Some ended their careers in retirement....

Peter Finch is also found on...

Popular Film Actors from Australia All Academy Award for Best Actor Winners Famous People Who Died of Heart Attack Full Cast of Kidnapped Actors/Actresses Full Cast of The Nun's Story Actors/Actresses Full Cast of The Red Tent Actors/Actresses Full Cast of The Battle Of The River Plate Actors/Actresses Full Cast of Raid On Entebbe Actors/Actresses Full Cast of Castle Keep Actors/Actresses