Sidney Poitier Actor director author

Sidney Poitier is a 95 years old Actor director author from Miami, Florida. He was born on February 20, 1927 in Miami, Florida.

Sidney Poitier



Sir Sidney Poitier KBE is a Bahamian-American actor film director author and diplomat. In 1964 Poitier became the first black person to win an Academy Award for Best Actor for his role in Lilies of the Field.
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Is Sidney Poitier still alive?

Yes, Sidney Poitier is still alive Last check: 7 months ago



Joanna Shimkus

Joanna Shimkus, Actress

He married with Joanna Shimkus (76), on Friday, January 23rd, 1976. Sidney Poitier was 48 and Joanna Shimkus was 32 years old. Married for 46 years, 3 months.


He has six children, Pamela , Gina , Sherri , Beverly , Anika (50, Film director) and Sydney (48, Actress) .

Sidney Poitier net worth

He has a net worth of 25 million dollars.


Sidney Poitier Movies (61)

There are 61 movies of Sidney Poitier.

His first feature film was The Jackal (1997, as Carter Preston). He was 70 when he starred in this movie. Since 1997, he has appeared in 61 feature films. The last one is Virgin Island (1960). In this movie, we watched him in the Marcus character .

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Sidney Poitier movie characters

The names of the characters/jobs in the films he starred in are as follows:

Sidney Poitier TV Shows (6)

His first TV Show was The Philco Television Playhouse (1948).

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Awards (30)

Nominated Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Drama in 1958 , nominated NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actor in a Drama Series in 1992 , nominated Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie in 1991 , nominated NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actor in a Television Movie, Mini-Series or Dramatic Special in 1998 , nominated Golden Globe Cecil B. DeMille Award in 1981 ,


He graduated from Actors Studio

What is Sidney's zodiac sign?

Sidney Poitier zodiac sign is pisces.

When is Poitier's next birthday?

Sidney Poitier was born on the , which was a Sunday. He will be turning 96 in only 277 days from today (19 May, 2022).

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