Rock Hudson (born Roy Harold Scherer, Jr., November 17, 1925 – October 2, 1985), was an American film and television actor. Though widely known as a leading man in the 1950s & 60s (often starring in romantic comedies opposite Doris Day), Hudson is also recognized for dramatic roles in films such as Giant and Magnificent Obsession. In later years, Hudson found success in television, starring in the popular mystery series McMillan & Wife and landing a recurring role on the prime time soap opera Dynasty.
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... Rock Hudson's Home Movies is a 1992 documentary by Mark Rappaport ... It shows clips from Rock Hudson's movies that could be interpreted as gay entendres ... Eric Farr speaks to the camera as if speaking Rock Hudson's words from a posthumous diary ...
... The film was the last comedy for Doris Day and Rock Hudson and received mixed reviews ... carry the same voltage, either in laughs or originality, as Doris Day and Rock Hudson's two previous entries." Time Out London calls it "probably the best of the Doris Day/Rock Hudson vehicles ...
... Film Favorite Male actor Golden Globe Winner 1963 World Film Favorite Male actor Hudson received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 6104 Hollywood Boulevard ...
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