Sidney Lumet

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Sidney Lumet
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BornSidney Arthur Lumet
25 Juin 1924(1924-06-25)
Philadelphia, Pennsylvanie, U.S.
Died9 Apryle 2011(2011-04-09) (aged 86)
Manhattan, New York, U.S.
Cause o daith
Lymphoma
ResidenceBeverly Hills, Californie, U.S.
Manhattan, New York, U.S.
NaitionalityAmerican
EthnicityJewish
EddicationProfessional Children's School
Alma materColumbia Varsity
ThriftDirector, producer, screenwriter, actor
Years active1939–2007
Notable wirk(s)Dog Day Afternoon
12 Angry Men
Network
Before the Devil Knows You're Dead
The Wiz
Murder on the Orient Express
The Verdict
Hauf-marrae(s)Rita Gam (m. 1949; div. 1955)
Gloria Vanderbilt (m. 1956; div. 1963)
Gail Jones (m. 1963; div. 1978)
Mary Gimbel (m. 1980)
ChilderAmy, Jenny
ParentsBaruch Lumet
Eugenia Wermus

Sidney Arthur Lumet (/lˈmɛt/ loo-MET; Juin 25, 1924 – Aprile 9, 2011) wis an American director, producer an screenwriter wi ower 50 films tae his credit. He wus nominated for the Academy Awaurd as Best Director for 12 Angry Men (1957), Dog Day Afternoon (1975), Network (1976) an The Verdict (1982). He did nae win an individual Academy Awaird, but he did receive an Academy Honorary Awaird an 14 o his films war nominated for various Oscars, such as Network, which wis nominatit for ten, winnin fower.