Clinton Eastwood Jr. After achieving success in the Western TV series Rawhide , he rose to international fame with his role as the " Man with No Name " in Sergio Leone 's Dollars Trilogy of Spaghetti Westerns during the mids, and as antihero cop Harry Callahan in the five Dirty Harry films throughout the s and s. These roles, among others, have made Eastwood an enduring cultural icon of masculinity. More recent works are Gran Torino and The Mule
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Early life and career
A mess of gnawed-open peanut shells litters the stoop of one of the Spanish-style bungalows on the Warner Bros. Since , this bungalow, in the shadow of the massive Soundstage 3, has been the home of Clint Eastwood's production company, and when Eastwood and I walk up to the front door, we both notice the shells, bleaching in the hard-white late-afternoon sun. I like to put peanuts out for him. He's a nice guy. He comes right into the office sometimes. The other day, I opened the door and he was clinging on to it. Eastwood is eighty-six now. But if you think he's devolved into that old man on your block who walks around talking to squirrels, you're dead wrong. Eastwood does not stop.
Clint Eastwood is the man behind countless iconic films. After getting his start in some of cinema's most memorable westerns, he evolved into creating some of the most heart-wrenching, Academy Award-winning films in Hollywood. As an actor and director, his resume more than speaks for itself, but we delved into the archives to find out more about the private actor. Take a look into the life of a man who's had an indefinable impact on the film industry. The actor was born in San Francisco in The Eastwood family moved around throughout the Great Depression, until they finally settled in Oakland, California. At the age of 20, he was called to serve in the Korean War. He was sent to a base in California and was discharged in