Huston family

/ˈhjustən/ (say 'hyoohstuhn)

noun a US family noted in the film industry.
1. Walter Thomas, 1884–1950, film and stage actor.
2. his son, John Marcellus, 1906–87, film director and screenwriter; films include The Maltese Falcon (1941) and The African Queen (1952).
3. Anjelica, born 1951, film and television actor, daughter of John; films include Prizzi's Honor (1985) for which she won the Academy Award for best supporting actress, and The Addams Family (1991).

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • Huston — n. family name; John Huston (1906 1987), United States film director and writer; ; Anjelica Huston (born 1951), United States actress, daughter of John Huston; Walter Huston (1884 1950), United States actor …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Huston — This famous surname is of Scottish origin, and has two possible sources. Firstly, it may be from a habitational name from a place near Glasgow, so called from the genitive case of the medieval French given name Hugh , from the Germanic element… …   Surnames reference

  • Angelica Huston — Anjelica Huston mit ihrem Bruder Danny Huston bei der Oscarverleihung 1990 Anjelica Huston (* 8. Juli 1951 in Santa Monica, Kalifornien) ist eine US amerikanische Schauspielerin. Inhaltsverzeichnis …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Anjelica Huston — (2010) Anjelica H …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Anjelica Huston — Infobox actor caption = Anjelica Huston in 2005, by Robin Linderborg birthdate = July 8, 1951 (age 57) birthplace = Santa Monica, California yearsactive = 1967 present occupation = actress, director. producer spouse = nowrap|Robert Graham Jr.… …   Wikipedia

  • Anjelica Huston — Données clés Naissance 8 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Addams Family Values — Filmdaten Deutscher Titel: Die Addams Family in verrückter Tradition Originaltitel: Addams Family Values Produktionsland: USA Erscheinungsjahr: 1993 Länge: 90 Minuten Originalsprache: Englisch …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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