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Name: Sydney Pollack                                                                   
Born July 1, 1934 Lafayette, Indiana, United States                                   
Sydney Pollack (born July 1, 1934)[1] is an Academy Award-winning American film       
director, producer and actor. He has directed over 21 films and 10 television         
shows, acted in over 30 films or shows, and produced over 44 films. Pollack is         
best known for directing films Out of Africa (Academy Awards, 1985), Tootsie (1982),   
Three Days of the Condor (1975), The Way We Were and Jeremiah Johnson (1972),         
along with newer films The Interpreter (2005), Sabrina (1995), The Firm (1993)         
and Havana. He has appeared in over 15 films, including The Interpreter (2005),       
Eyes Wide Shut (1999), Husbands and Wives (1992), The Player (1992), and The           
Electric Horseman (1979). Most recently he appeared opposite George Clooney in         
Michael Clayton (2007).