Kirk Douglas

Kirk Douglas
Actor Kirk Douglas worked as a waitor before starting with acting. He was a successful wrestler too, before concentrating on his acting studies at American Academy of Dramatic Arts. His film debut came in 1946 in the movie "The Strange Love of Martha Ivers " and the big breakthrough came with the movie "Champion" (1949), playing a selfish boxer. Kirk Douglas is the father of actor Michael Douglas and grandfather of Cameron Douglas.
Dec 9 1916 in New York, USA