10,056 total votes
James Cagney

James Cagney

James Francis Cagney, Jr. was an American actor and dancer, both on stage and in film, though he had his greatest impact in film. Known for his consistently energetic performances, distinctive vocal style, and deadpan comic timing, he won acclaim and major awards for a wide variety of performances. He is best remembered for playing multi-faceted tough guys in movies like The Public Enemy, Taxi!, Angels with Dirty Faces and White Heat and was even typecast or limited by this view earlier in his career. In 1999, the American Film Institute ranked him eighth among its 50 Greatest American Screen Legends. Orson Welles said of Cagney that he was "maybe the greatest actor who ever appea ... more on Wikipedia

lists about James Cagney

The Best James Cagney Movies 4.4k votes List of the best James Cagney movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. James Cagney's highest grossi...

James Cagney is ranked on...

#76 of 359 People who voted for James Cagney... People over 50 are 2x more likely to vote for this People in the Northeast are 2x more likely to vote for this The Coolest Actors Ever 453.7k VOTES As movie fans, we like to think of our favorite actors as being larger than life. With all of the coverage that these stars ...
#83 of 998 People who voted for James Cagney... People over 50 are 2x more likely to vote for this The Best Actors in Film History 1.4M VOTES The best actors ever are ranked here in this list of the best actors in film history. These are the greatest actors ever to ...
#14 of 23 People Who Won Oscars for the Wrong Film 15k VOTES Sometimes, the Academy sets out to right an Oscar mistake, finally giving top awards to the most deserving of actors and dir...
#23 of 120 The Best Short Actors 39.4k VOTES Who are the best short actors? Some of the incredibly famous actors on this list are surprisingly diminutive, coming in at 5...
#46 of 81 The Best Actors to Ever Win Best Actor in a Leading Role 16.7k VOTES Every year the Academy evaluates a year's worth of brilliant performances and picks what they believe to be the best of the ...
#28 of 51 The Hottest Male Redheads 36.7k VOTES All the hottest redheads in entertainment and pop culture in one list of famous red head men. These sexy redheads include so...
How Some Of Old Hollywood's Most Glamorous Stars Got Discovered 4.5k VIEWS Although they are considered legends today, many favorite old Hollywood stars did not find instant fame and succes...
Catholic Celebrities 781.7k VIEWS A list of famous Catholic celebrities ranked by fame and popularity. Catholicism is a Christian religion that is full of g...
The Locations of All Hollywood Walk of Fame Stars 371k VIEWS A list of stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, with photos. This list includes all television and movie stars. Acquiring a s...
Celebrities Who Study Martial Arts 133.3k VIEWS List of celebrities who know martial arts, loosely ranked by fame and popularity. Several famous actors, actresses, musician...
Celebrities Who Have Starred on Broadway 6.3k VIEWS Most actors don't just stick to the screen. What celebrities have also been in Broadway plays? The celebrities on this list,...
Celebrities Who Wrestled in School 132k VIEWS Famous people who wrestled in high school or college are on the list below. Which notable celebrities were on the school wre...
28 Famous People from Huge Families 114.6k VIEWS List of Celebrities from Big Families, loostly ranked by fame and popularity. Several famous people come from big families. ...
The List of Famous People Named James 62.5k VIEWS List of famous people named James, along with photos. How many celebrities named James can you think of? The famous James' b...
35 Famous Movie Stars of the 1930s 91k VIEWS Lights, camera, action! These famous movie stars were the very definition of glitz and glamour in in the 1930s. Despite the ...
Famous Irish Americans 46.6k VIEWS This list includes famous Irish Americans of both today and throughout history, hot pics included! (Famous Irish people take...
AFI’s Top 25 American Male Screen Legends 15.9k VIEWS Top 25 Male Screen Legends list. In 1999 the American Film Institute recognized the 50 greatest American screen legends -25 ...
Cape Cod Celebrities 36.9k VIEWS Located just off the coast of Massachusetts in the Atlantic ocean, Cape Cod is a beautiful place to live and to visit. Sever...

James Cagney is also found on...

Actors You May Not Have Realized Are Republican Kennedy Center Honor Winners List AFI Life Achievement Award Winners List All Presidential Medal of Freedom Winners Famous People Who Died in New York Famous People From New York City Famous Stuyvesant High School Alumni Famous Columbia University Alumni Famous People Who Died of Diabetes Mellitus Famous People From New York List of Famous Dancers Famous Film Actors From New York People On Stamps: List Of People On US Postage Full Cast of Hollywood Singing And Dancing: The 1940s Actors/Actresses Famous Friends of John Travolta Full Cast of Hollywood Singing And Dancing: The 1930s Actors/Actresses Full Cast of Yankee Doodle Dandy Actors/Actresses Full Cast of One, Two, Three Actors/Actresses Full Cast of Hollywood Tough Guys #2: Blood On The Sun Actors/Actresses Full Cast of Dead Men Don't Wear Plaid Actors/Actresses Men On Stamps: List Of Men On US Postage Full Cast of Mutiny On The Bounty Actors/Actresses 13 Rue Madeleine Cast List Full Cast of Mister Roberts Actors/Actresses Full Cast of White Heat Actors/Actresses Famous People Born in 1899 Full Cast of Ragtime Actors/Actresses Academy Award for Best Actor Nominees Full Cast of A Midsummer Night's Dream Actors/Actresses Full Cast of Kiss Tomorrow Goodbye Actors/Actresses