The Vincent van Gogh of Acting? HINT: He Played "Fredo"

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It’s a well-known bit of movie trivia that all 5 films in which actor John Cazale appeared were nominated for Best Picture. He is the only actor in history to have this distinction. John Cazale played one of the most iconic characters in film history: Fredo Corleone from The Godfather. Yet today, most people don’t even know his name. Here to tell this story is Jonjo Powers, author of A Small Perfection: John Cazale and the Art of Acting.