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Clark Gable

Clark Gable - Super Star & Best Actor

Clark Gable, labeled the "King" of Hollywood, created an image and legend that endured for decades after his death.

Gable won the Best Actor Award for his performance in IT HAPPENED ONE NIGHT.

His defining role was as Rhett Butler in the classic GONE WITH THE WIND. Other notable films include: MOGAMBO, MUTINY ON THE BOUNTY, and THE MISFITS, which was both Gable's and Marilyn Monroe's last film.

Clark Gable's handsomeness and virility, combined with a unique speaking voice and twinkle in the eye, helped build a burning screen presence the brightness of which has dimmed little over the years.

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Best Actor: Clark Gable with Claudette Colbert in IT HAPPENED ONE NIGHT

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IT HAPPENED ONE NIGHT (Romantic Comedy)

Clark Gable received his Oscar for playing a reporter in one of the great romantic comedies of all time: IT HAPPENED ONE NIGHT.

It should be noted that, Clark Gable and Colbert remain the only co-starring team to have won Oscars at the same time, until Jack Nicholson and Louise Fletcher both won for 1975's ONE FLEW OVER THE CUCKOO'S NEST.







ABOUT CLARK GABLE (1901 - 1960)

Born in Ohio, this American leading man who was known as "the King". For decades Clark Gable was the number one movie idol.

Clark Gable received Oscar nominations for: MUTINY ON THE BOUNTY and GONE WITH THE WIND.

In 1940 Gable was reunited with Colbert in BOOM TOWN.

Gable was married four times. His third wife, actress Carole Lombard was killed in a plane crash. Three months after his death, Clark's fourth wife gave birth to his only child, a son.

Clark Gable's other credits include:

WHITE MAN (1924)
NORTH STAR (1925) 
THE PAINTED DESERT (1931)
THE EASIEST WAY (1931) 
DANCE, FOOLS, DANCE (1931)
THE FINGER POINTS (1931)
THE SECRET SIX (1931) 
LAUGHING SINNERS (1931) 
A FREE SOUL (1931) 
NIGHT NURSE (1931) 
SPORTING BLOOD (1931) 
SUSAN LENOX (Her Fall and Rise) (1931) 
POSSESSED (1931) 
HELL DRIVERS (1931) 
POLLY OF THE CIRCUS (1932)
RED DUST (1932) 
NO MAN OF HER OWN (1932) 
STRANGE INTERLUDE (1932) 
THE WHITE SISTER (1933) 
HOLD YOUR MAN (1933) 
NIGHT FLIGHT (1933) 
DANCING LADY (1933) 
MEN IN WHITE (1934) 
MANHATTAN MELODRAMA (1934) 
CHAINED (1934) 
FORSAKING ALL OTHERS (1934) 
AFTER OFFICE HOURS (1935) 
CHINA SEAS (1935)
CALL OF THE WILD (1935) 
WIFE VS. SECRETARY  (1936) 
SAN FRANCISCO (1936) 
CAIN AND MABEL (1936) 
LOVE ON THE RUN (1936) 
PARNELL (1937) 
SARATOGA (1937) 
TEST PILOT (1938) 
TOO HOT TO HANDLE (1938)
IDIOT'S DELIGHT (1939)
STRANGE CARGO (1940) 
COMRADE X (1940) 
THEY MET IN BOMBAY (1941) 
HONKY TONK (1941) 
SOMEWHERE I'LL FIND YOU (1942) 
ADVENTURE (1945) 
THE HUCKSTERS (1947)
HOMECOMING (1947) 
COMMAND DECISION (1948) 
ANY NUMBER CAN PLAY (1949) 
KEY TO THE CITY (1950)
TO PLEASE A LADY (1950)
ACROSS THE WIDE MISSOURI (1951) 
LONE STAR (1952) 
NEVER LET ME GO (1953) 
MOGAMBO  (1953) 
BETRAYED (1954)
SOLDIER OF FORTUNE (1955) 
THE TALL MEN (1955)
THE KING AND FOUR QUEENS (1956)
BAND OF ANGELS (1957) 
RUN SILENT RUN DEEP (1958)
TEACHER'S PET (1958) 
BUT NOT FOR ME (1959)
IT STARTED IN NAPLES (1960)
THE MISFITS (1961)