Who Won the 1962
Academy Awards Best Supporting Actor

George Chakiris

("West Side Story")

1961 Academy Awards Best Supporting Actor Winner
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BY DEAN BRIERLY

Cinema Retro
Similar remembrances come courtesy of Jacqueline White on “Mystery in Mexico” (1948), Billy Gray on “The Day the Earth Stood Still” (1951), Eddie Foy III on 1958's “Run Silent, Run Deep,” George Chakiris on “West Side Story” (1961), Alan Oppenheimer on ...

1962 Academy Awards Best Supporting Actor Winner George Chakiris News

Jacques Demy's 'The Young Girls of Rochefort' Is Awash With Color -- and Influence

PopMatters
While two of the carnies who ride into town, Etienne (George Chakiris) and Bill (Grover Dale), are too carefree to focus on a single woman, they act as the catalyst for the narrative action, giving everyone's wheels of fortune a metaphoric spin ...

1962 Academy Awards Best Supporting Actor Winner George Chakiris News

Chanson de L'AMOUR

Folio Weekly
The dances shouldn't be surprising, since the film's stars include George Chakiris (Oscar winner, West Side Story) and Gene Kelly, both of whom clearly steal the show with their feet when dancing with their non-professional-dancer co-stars. Neither ...

1962 Academy Awards Best Supporting Actor Winner George Chakiris News

Rita Moreno returns to Kennedy Center to kick off new Q&A series

WTOP
Together, they captured magic between Moreno and George Chakiris, the Bernardo to her Anita. “Aside from his gorgeous looks … he had a quality that you rarely, rarely see in dancers,” Moreno said. “George had an elegant style that was just unbeatable.

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