Portrait of Sydney Pollack

Sydney Pollack

Bio: Sydney Irwin Pollack (July 1, 1934 – May 26, 2008) was an American film director, producer and actor. For his film Out of Africa (1985), Pollack won the Academy Award for Best Director and Best Picture
Born: Sun, Jul 01 1934
Birthplace: Lafayette, Indiana, USA

Death: Mon, May 26 2008
Sydney Pollack is 73 years old
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Movies (Acting Roles)

Poster of Babenco: Tell Me When I Die
Babenco: Tell Me When I Die
Sydney Pollack would have been no older than
73 in Babenco: Tell Me When I Die
as 'Self (archive footage)'.
Thu, Nov 26 2020
Poster of Amazing Grace
Amazing Grace
Sydney Pollack would have been no older than
73 in Amazing Grace
as 'Self - Director (archive footage) (uncredited)'.
Fri, Dec 07 2018
Poster of Magician: The Astonishing Life and Work of Orson Welles
Magician: The Astonishing Life and Work of Orson Welles
Sydney Pollack would have been no older than
73 in Magician: The Astonishing Life and Work of Orson Welles
as 'Self - Filmmaker (archive footage)'.
Fri, Dec 12 2014
Poster of The Story of The Swimmer
The Story of The Swimmer
Sydney Pollack would have been no older than
73 in The Story of The Swimmer
as 'Self (archive footage)'.
Tue, Mar 11 2014
Poster of And the Oscar Goes to...
And the Oscar Goes to...
Sydney Pollack would have been no older than
73 in And the Oscar Goes to...
as 'Self (archive footage)'.
Sat, Feb 01 2014
Poster of Char·ac·ter
Char·ac·ter
Sydney Pollack would have been no older than
73 in Char·ac·ter
as 'Self'.
Fri, Nov 30 2012
Poster of Glanz und Elend in Hollywood: Natalie Wood
Glanz und Elend in Hollywood: Natalie Wood
Sydney Pollack would have been no older than
73 in Glanz und Elend in Hollywood: Natalie Wood
as 'Self'.
Thu, Oct 08 2009
Poster of Made of Honor
Made of Honor
Sydney Pollack was
73 in Made of Honor
as 'Thomas Sr.'.
Wed, Apr 30 2008
Poster of A Better Man: The Making of 'Tootsie'
A Better Man: The Making of 'Tootsie'
Sydney Pollack was
73 in A Better Man: The Making of 'Tootsie'
as 'Self'.
Tue, Feb 05 2008
Poster of Great Bolshy Yarblockos!: Making 'A Clockwork Orange'
Great Bolshy Yarblockos!: Making 'A Clockwork Orange'
Sydney Pollack was
73 in Great Bolshy Yarblockos!: Making 'A Clockwork Orange'
as 'Self'.
Tue, Oct 23 2007
Poster of View from the Overlook: Crafting 'The Shining'
View from the Overlook: Crafting 'The Shining'
Sydney Pollack was
73 in View from the Overlook: Crafting 'The Shining'
as 'Self'.
Tue, Oct 23 2007
Poster of The Visions of Stanley Kubrick
The Visions of Stanley Kubrick
Sydney Pollack was
73 in The Visions of Stanley Kubrick
as 'Self'.
Tue, Oct 23 2007
Poster of Standing on the Shoulders of Kubrick: The Legacy of 2001
Standing on the Shoulders of Kubrick: The Legacy of 2001
Sydney Pollack was
73 in Standing on the Shoulders of Kubrick: The Legacy of 2001
as 'Self'.
Tue, Oct 23 2007
Poster of Lost Kubrick: The Unfinished Films of Stanley Kubrick
Lost Kubrick: The Unfinished Films of Stanley Kubrick
Sydney Pollack was
73 in Lost Kubrick: The Unfinished Films of Stanley Kubrick
as 'Self'.
Tue, Oct 23 2007
Poster of Vision of a Future Passed: The Prophecy of 2001
Vision of a Future Passed: The Prophecy of 2001
Sydney Pollack was
73 in Vision of a Future Passed: The Prophecy of 2001
as 'Self'.
Tue, Oct 23 2007
Poster of Michael Clayton
Michael Clayton
Sydney Pollack was
73 in Michael Clayton
as 'Marty Bach'.
Fri, Sep 28 2007
Poster of Filmmakers in Action
Filmmakers in Action
Sydney Pollack was
72 in Filmmakers in Action
as 'Self'.
Fri, Sep 15 2006
Poster of Film Noir: Bringing Darkness to Light
Film Noir: Bringing Darkness to Light
Sydney Pollack was
72 in Film Noir: Bringing Darkness to Light
as 'Self'.
Tue, Jul 18 2006
Poster of Boffo! Tinseltown's Bombs and Blockbusters
Boffo! Tinseltown's Bombs and Blockbusters
Sydney Pollack was
71 in Boffo! Tinseltown's Bombs and Blockbusters
as 'Self'.
Tue, Jun 13 2006
Poster of Sketches of Frank Gehry
Sketches of Frank Gehry
Sydney Pollack was
71 in Sketches of Frank Gehry
as 'Self'.
Fri, May 12 2006
Poster of Avenue Montaigne
Avenue Montaigne
Sydney Pollack was
71 in Avenue Montaigne
as 'Brian Sobinski'.
Wed, Feb 15 2006
Poster of One Six Right
One Six Right
Sydney Pollack was
71 in One Six Right
as 'Himself'.
Fri, Nov 25 2005
Poster of The Art of Imagination: A Tribute to Oz
The Art of Imagination: A Tribute to Oz
Sydney Pollack was
71 in The Art of Imagination: A Tribute to Oz
as 'Narrator (voice)'.
Tue, Oct 25 2005
Poster of Filmmakers vs. Tycoons
Filmmakers vs. Tycoons
Sydney Pollack was
71 in Filmmakers vs. Tycoons
as 'Self'.
Sun, Jul 17 2005
Poster of The Last Mogul
The Last Mogul
Sydney Pollack was
70 in The Last Mogul
as 'Self'.
Fri, Jun 24 2005
Poster of The Interpreter
The Interpreter
Sydney Pollack was
70 in The Interpreter
as 'Jay Pettigrew (uncredited)'.
Fri, Apr 08 2005
Poster of Männer im Trenchcoat, Frauen im Pelz
Männer im Trenchcoat, Frauen im Pelz
Sydney Pollack was
70 in Männer im Trenchcoat, Frauen im Pelz
as 'Self'.
Sun, Dec 19 2004
Poster of Something About Sydney Pollack
Something About Sydney Pollack
Sydney Pollack was
69 in Something About Sydney Pollack
as 'Himself'.
Sun, Jun 20 2004
Poster of A Dying Breed: The Making of 'The Leopard'
A Dying Breed: The Making of 'The Leopard'
Sydney Pollack was
69 in A Dying Breed: The Making of 'The Leopard'
as 'Self'.
Tue, Jun 08 2004
Poster of Barbra Streisand: The Concert - Live at the MGM Grand
Barbra Streisand: The Concert - Live at the MGM Grand
Sydney Pollack was
69 in Barbra Streisand: The Concert - Live at the MGM Grand
as 'Himself'.
Tue, Mar 30 2004
Poster of Charlie: The Life and Art of Charles Chaplin
Charlie: The Life and Art of Charles Chaplin
Sydney Pollack was
68 in Charlie: The Life and Art of Charles Chaplin
as 'Narrator'.
Thu, May 01 2003
Poster of A Decade Under the Influence
A Decade Under the Influence
Sydney Pollack was
68 in A Decade Under the Influence
as 'Self'.
Fri, Apr 25 2003
Poster of The Men Who Made the Movies: Samuel Fuller
The Men Who Made the Movies: Samuel Fuller
Sydney Pollack was
68 in The Men Who Made the Movies: Samuel Fuller
as 'Narrator (voice)'.
Tue, Jul 02 2002
Poster of Changing Lanes
Changing Lanes
Sydney Pollack was
67 in Changing Lanes
as 'Stephen Delano'.
Sun, Apr 07 2002
Poster of The Majestic
The Majestic
Sydney Pollack was
67 in The Majestic
as 'Studio Executive (voice)'.
Fri, Dec 21 2001
Poster of The Story Behind "Absence of Malice"
The Story Behind "Absence of Malice"
Sydney Pollack was
66 in The Story Behind "Absence of Malice"
as 'Self'.
Wed, Jun 13 2001
Poster of AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Barbra Streisand
AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Barbra Streisand
Sydney Pollack was
66 in AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Barbra Streisand
as 'Himself'.
Thu, May 31 2001
Poster of Stanley Kubrick: A Life in Pictures
Stanley Kubrick: A Life in Pictures
Sydney Pollack was
66 in Stanley Kubrick: A Life in Pictures
as 'Self'.
Wed, May 02 2001
Poster of Dino De Laurentiis: The Last Movie Mogul
Dino De Laurentiis: The Last Movie Mogul
Sydney Pollack was
66 in Dino De Laurentiis: The Last Movie Mogul
as 'Self'.
Sun, Apr 01 2001
Poster of Inside 'The Talented Mr. Ripley'
Inside 'The Talented Mr. Ripley'
Sydney Pollack was
65 in Inside 'The Talented Mr. Ripley'
as 'Self'.
Tue, Jun 27 2000
Poster of A Song of Africa
A Song of Africa
Sydney Pollack was
65 in A Song of Africa
as 'Self'.
Tue, Feb 29 2000
Poster of Lost Angeles - Eine Stadt zwischen Traum und Trauma
Lost Angeles - Eine Stadt zwischen Traum und Trauma
Sydney Pollack was
65 in Lost Angeles - Eine Stadt zwischen Traum und Trauma
as 'Self'.
Sat, Jan 01 2000
Poster of Random Hearts
Random Hearts
Sydney Pollack was
65 in Random Hearts
as 'Carl Broman'.
Fri, Oct 08 1999
Poster of The Last Movie: Stanley Kubrick and 'Eyes Wide Shut'
The Last Movie: Stanley Kubrick and 'Eyes Wide Shut'
Sydney Pollack was
65 in The Last Movie: Stanley Kubrick and 'Eyes Wide Shut'
as 'Self'.
Sun, Sep 05 1999
Poster of Eyes Wide Shut
Eyes Wide Shut
Sydney Pollack was
65 in Eyes Wide Shut
as 'Victor Ziegler'.
Fri, Jul 16 1999
Poster of The Way We Were: Looking Back
The Way We Were: Looking Back
Sydney Pollack was
64 in The Way We Were: Looking Back
as 'Self'.
Sat, Jan 02 1999
Poster of A Civil Action
A Civil Action
Sydney Pollack was
64 in A Civil Action
as 'Al Eustis'.
Fri, Dec 25 1998
Poster of Independent's Day
Independent's Day
Sydney Pollack was
63 in Independent's Day
as 'Self'.
Thu, Jan 15 1998
Poster of Love in Hollywood
Love in Hollywood
Sydney Pollack was
62 in Love in Hollywood
as 'Self'.
Sun, Dec 08 1996
Poster of Burt Lancaster: Daring to Reach
Burt Lancaster: Daring to Reach
Sydney Pollack was
61 in Burt Lancaster: Daring to Reach
as 'Self'.
Fri, Mar 15 1996
Poster of Willie Nelson: The Big Six-O
Willie Nelson: The Big Six-O
Sydney Pollack was
58 in Willie Nelson: The Big Six-O
as 'Self'.
Sat, May 22 1993
Poster of Husbands and Wives
Husbands and Wives
Sydney Pollack was
58 in Husbands and Wives
as 'Jack'.
Fri, Sep 18 1992
Poster of Death Becomes Her
Death Becomes Her
Sydney Pollack was
58 in Death Becomes Her
as 'Hospital Doctor (uncredited)'.
Thu, Jul 30 1992
Poster of The Player
The Player
Sydney Pollack was
57 in The Player
as 'Dick Mellen'.
Fri, Apr 03 1992
Poster of Robert Mitchum: The Reluctant Star
Robert Mitchum: The Reluctant Star
Sydney Pollack was
56 in Robert Mitchum: The Reluctant Star
as 'Self'.
Sun, Mar 10 1991
Poster of Robert Redford & Sydney Pollack: The Men and Their Movies
Robert Redford & Sydney Pollack: The Men and Their Movies
Sydney Pollack was
56 in Robert Redford & Sydney Pollack: The Men and Their Movies
as 'Self'.
Sun, Dec 09 1990
Poster of Sanford Meisner: The American Theatre's Best Kept Secret
Sanford Meisner: The American Theatre's Best Kept Secret
Sydney Pollack was
56 in Sanford Meisner: The American Theatre's Best Kept Secret
as 'Self'.
Mon, Aug 27 1990
Poster of Hello Actors Studio
Hello Actors Studio
Sydney Pollack was
54 in Hello Actors Studio
as 'Self'.
Wed, Nov 09 1988
Poster of Putting it Together: The Making of the Broadway Album
Putting it Together: The Making of the Broadway Album
Sydney Pollack was
50 in Putting it Together: The Making of the Broadway Album
as 'Himself'.
Tue, Jan 01 1985
Poster of Tootsie
Tootsie
Sydney Pollack was
48 in Tootsie
as 'George Fields'.
Fri, Dec 17 1982
Poster of The Electric Horseman
The Electric Horseman
Sydney Pollack was
45 in The Electric Horseman
as 'Man Who Makes Pass at Alice (uncredited)'.
Fri, Dec 21 1979
Poster of The Men Who Made the Movies: King Vidor
The Men Who Made the Movies: King Vidor
Sydney Pollack was
38 in The Men Who Made the Movies: King Vidor
as 'Narrator (voice)'.
Mon, Jan 01 1973
Poster of The Men Who Made the Movies: Howard Hawks
The Men Who Made the Movies: Howard Hawks
Sydney Pollack was
38 in The Men Who Made the Movies: Howard Hawks
as 'Narrator (voice)'.
Mon, Jan 01 1973
Poster of War Hunt
War Hunt
Sydney Pollack was
27 in War Hunt
as 'Sgt. Owen Van Horn'.
Tue, May 01 1962
Poster of For Whom the Bell Tolls
For Whom the Bell Tolls
Sydney Pollack was
24 in For Whom the Bell Tolls
as 'Andres'.
Thu, Mar 12 1959

TV Shows (Acting Roles)

Ages in TV shows are based off the first air date and may not be accurate. View individual episode details for accurate ages
Poster of Elvis Mitchell: Under the Influence
Elvis Mitchell: Under the Influence
Sydney Pollack would have been no older than
73 in Elvis Mitchell: Under the Influence
as 'Self'.
First Air Date
Mon, Jul 07 2008
Poster of Entourage
Entourage
Sydney Pollack was
70+ in Entourage
as 'Sydney Pollack'.
First Air Date
Sun, Jul 18 2004
Poster of The Sopranos
The Sopranos
Sydney Pollack was
64+ in The Sopranos
as 'Warren Feldman'.
First Air Date
Sun, Jan 10 1999
Poster of The Directors
The Directors
Sydney Pollack was
64+ in The Directors
as ''.
First Air Date
Fri, Jan 01 1999
Poster of Will & Grace
Will & Grace
Sydney Pollack was
64+ in Will & Grace
as 'George Truman'.
First Air Date
Mon, Sep 21 1998
Poster of Just Shoot Me!
Just Shoot Me!
Sydney Pollack was
62+ in Just Shoot Me!
as 'Sydney Pollack'.
First Air Date
Tue, Mar 04 1997
Poster of King of the Hill
King of the Hill
Sydney Pollack was
62+ in King of the Hill
as 'Grant Trimble (voice)'.
First Air Date
Sun, Jan 12 1997
Poster of Inside the Actors Studio
Inside the Actors Studio
Sydney Pollack was
60+ in Inside the Actors Studio
as 'Self'.
First Air Date
Sun, Aug 14 1994
Poster of Frasier
Frasier
Sydney Pollack was
59+ in Frasier
as 'Holden Thorpe (voice)'.
First Air Date
Thu, Sep 16 1993
Poster of Mad About You
Mad About You
Sydney Pollack was
58+ in Mad About You
as 'Dr. Sydney Warren'.
First Air Date
Wed, Sep 23 1992
Poster of Pebble Mill
Pebble Mill
Sydney Pollack was
57+ in Pebble Mill
as 'Self'.
First Air Date
Mon, Oct 14 1991
Poster of Les Rendez-vous du dimanche
Les Rendez-vous du dimanche
Sydney Pollack was
40+ in Les Rendez-vous du dimanche
as 'Self'.
First Air Date
Sun, Jan 12 1975
Poster of Le Grand Échiquier
Le Grand Échiquier
Sydney Pollack was
37+ in Le Grand Échiquier
as 'Self'.
First Air Date
Wed, Jan 12 1972
Poster of Great Performances
Great Performances
Sydney Pollack was
36+ in Great Performances
as 'Self'.
First Air Date
Thu, Jan 28 1971
Poster of The Dick Cavett Show
The Dick Cavett Show
Sydney Pollack was
33+ in The Dick Cavett Show
as 'Self - Guest'.
First Air Date
Thu, Jun 06 1968
Poster of The New Breed
The New Breed
Sydney Pollack was
27+ in The New Breed
as 'Austin Rogers, Bert Masters'.
First Air Date
Tue, Oct 03 1961
Poster of The Twilight Zone
The Twilight Zone
Sydney Pollack was
25+ in The Twilight Zone
as 'Arthur Willis'.
First Air Date
Fri, Oct 02 1959
Poster of Have Gun, Will Travel
Have Gun, Will Travel
Sydney Pollack was
23+ in Have Gun, Will Travel
as ''.
First Air Date
Sat, Sep 14 1957
Poster of Playhouse 90
Playhouse 90
Sydney Pollack was
22+ in Playhouse 90
as 'Andres'.
First Air Date
Thu, Oct 04 1956
Poster of Alfred Hitchcock Presents
Alfred Hitchcock Presents
Sydney Pollack was
21+ in Alfred Hitchcock Presents
as 'Bernie Samuelson'.
First Air Date
Sun, Oct 02 1955