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Paul Newman (1925 - 2008) - actor, film director, entrepreneur, humanitarian and professional racecar driver. Best known for Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (1958), Cool Hand Luke (1967), and The Color of Money (1986), in which he won an Acedemy Award for his role as Fast Eddie Felson.
Paul Newman | What made him hot? Philanthropist and political activist for liberal causes; opposed the War in Vietnam, was concerned over global warming and supported nuclear energy development as a solution, and was a vocal supporter of gay rights, including same-sex marriage.
“He has good character, and not many people do. I think he would rather not do anything wrong, whether on a moral or an artistic level. He is what you call a man of conscious- not necessarily of judgement, but of conscious. I don’t know any other actors like that.” -Gore Vidal on Paul Newman