He’s played some of Hollywood’s most unique (and often challenging) roles. From the neurotic, villainous & psychopathic (The Shining, The Witches Of Eastwick, Batman, One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest) to the grumpy and downtrodden (The Bucket List, About Schimidt) and everything in between – Jack Nicholson is a true legend of the screen.
He’s won 2 Academy Awards for Best Actor (One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest & the other for As Good As It Gets) and even when he’s not the lead, he’s at the top of his game – scooping the Best Supporting Actor in Terms of Endearment in 1983. His extensive a career has spanned some 55 years and over 50+ movies, but recent talk of retirement proved to be nothing more than idle gossip. There’s still one or two more great roles left in him if you believe the man himself.
Until then, here’s 15 of the best Jack Nicholson animated GIFs to remind you just how versatile his roles have been and how limitless his talents truly are.