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James Cagney

James Francis Cagney Jr. was an American actor and dancer, both on stage and in film. Known for his energetic performances, distinctive vocal style, deadpan comic timing, he won acclaim and major awards for a wide variety of performances, he is remembered by some for playing multifaceted tough guys in films such as The Public Enemy, Taxi!, Angels with Dirty Faces, The Roaring Twenties and White Heat, finding himself typecast or limited by this reputation earlier in his career. He was able to negotiate dancing opportunities in his films and ended up winning the Academy Award for his role in a musical. In 1999 the American Film Institute ranked him eighth among its list of greatest male stars of the Golden Age of Hollywood. Orson Welles described Cagney as "maybe the greatest actor who appeared in front of a camera". Cagney’s first appearance on stage was as a stand in for his brother in a community theater production. Cagney had terrible stage fright and always had to keep a bucket with him. In his first professional acting performance in 1919, Cagney was costumed as a woman when he danced in the chorus line of the revue Every Sailor.

He spent several years in vaudeville as a dancer and comedian, until he got his first major acting part in 1925. He secured several other roles, receiving good notices, before landing the lead in the 1929 play Penny Arcade. Al Jolson saw Cagney in the play. Jolson bought the movie rights to the play and sold the rights to Warner Brothers with the proviso that James Cagney and Joan Blondell be able to reprise their stage roles in the movie. After rave reviews, Warner Bros. signed him for an initial $500-a-week, three-week contract to reprise his role. Cagney's seventh film, The Public Enemy, became one of the most influential gangster movies of the period. Notable for a famous scene in which Cagney pushes a grapefruit against Mae Clarke's face, the film thrust him into the spotlight, he became one of Hollywood's leading stars and one of Warner Bros.' Biggest contracts. In 1938 he received his first Academy Award for Best Actor nomination for his subtle portrayal of the tough guy/man-child Rocky Sullivan in Angels with Dirty Faces.

In 1942 Cagney won the Oscar for his energetic portrayal of George M. Cohan in Yankee Doodle Dandy, he was Leave Me. Cagney retired from dancing in 1961 to spend time on his farm with his family, he came out of retirement 20 years for a part in the movie Ragtime to aid his recovery from a stroke. Cagney walked out on Warner Bros. several times over the course of his career, each time returning on much improved personal and artistic terms. In 1935 he won; this was one of the first times. He worked for an independent film company for a year while the suit was being settled, establishing his own production company, Cagney Productions, in 1942 before returning to Warner four years later. In reference to Cagney's refusal to be pushed around, Jack L. Warner called him "the Professional Againster". Cagney made numerous morale-boosting troop tours before and during World War II and served as president of the Screen Actors Guild for two years. James Francis "Jimmy" Cagney was born in 1899 on the Lower East Side of Manhattan in New York City.

His biographers disagree as to the actual location: either on the corner of Avenue D and 8th Street, or in a top-floor apartment at 391 East 8th Street, the address, on his birth certificate. His father, James Francis Cagney Sr. was of Irish descent. At the time of his son's birth, he was a bartender and amateur boxer, although on Cagney's birth certificate, he is listed as a telegraphist, his mother was Carolyn Elizabeth. Cagney was the second of seven children, he was sickly as an infant—so much so that his mother feared he would die before he could be baptized. He attributed his sickly health to the poverty his family endured; the family moved twice while he was still young, first to East 79th Street, to East 96th Street. He was confirmed at St. Francis de Sales Roman Catholic Church in Manhattan; the red-haired, blue-eyed Cagney graduated from Stuyvesant High School in New York City, in 1918, attended Columbia College, where he intended to major in Art. He took German and joined the Student Army Training Corps, but he dropped out after one semester, returning home upon the death of his father during the 1918 flu pandemic.

Cagney held a variety of jobs early in his life: junior architect, copy boy for the New York Sun, book custodian at the New York Public Library, bellhop and night doorkeeper. He gave all his earnings to his family. While Cagney was working for the New York Public Library, he met Florence James, who helped him into an acting career. Cagney believed in hard work stating, "It was good for me. I feel sorry for the kid, he has to come face-to-face with the realities of life without any mama or papa to do his thinking for him."He started tap dancing as a boy and was nicknamed "Cellar-Door Cagney" after his habit of dancing on slanted cellar doors. He was a good street fighter, defending his older brother Harry, a medical student, when necessary, he engaged in amateur boxing, was a runner-up for the New York state lightweight

Gurupi Esporte Clube

Gurupi Esporte Clube known as Gurupi, is a Brazilian football club based in Gurupi, Tocantins state. They competed three times in the Série C; the club was founded on September 15, 1988. They competed in the Série C in 1995, 1996 and in 2004. Gurupi won the Campeonato Tocantinense in 1996, 1997 and in 2010, when they defeated Araguaína in the final; the club won the Campeonato Tocantinense in 2011, was invited to compete in the 2011 Série D, but they chose to not compete. Gurupi won the state championship again in 2012 and in 2016. Campeonato Tocantinense: 61996, 1997, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2016 Gurupi Esporte Clube play their home games at Estádio Gilberto Resende known as Resendão; the stadium has a maximum capacity of 3,000 people

Baladitya (actor)

Baladitya is a Telugu actor, dialogue writer, dubbing artiste, TV host. He made his debut as a child artiste in Rajendra Prasad's telugu comedy film Edurinti Mogudu Pakkinti Pellam, he acted in 40 films as 10 films as a Hero. He made his debut as a hero in the movie Chantigadu directed by B. A. Jaya, he got three Nandi Awards, two as a child actor for Anna and Little Soldiers and one as an anchor for the Kids' Quiz show Champion. He played the male lead role in national award winning film 1940 Lo Oka Gramam; as a child artiste he acted in 6 languages, Tamil, English and Malayalam. He worked with directors like Relangi Narasimha Rao, Muthyala Subbayya, Gunnam Ganga Raju, E. V. V. Satyanarayana, Ravi Raja Pinisetti, V. Madhusudhan Rao, Dasari Narayana Rao, K Bala Chander, Kodi Rama Krishna, Eeranki Sarma, A. V. S, B. Gopal, Tammareddi Bharadwaja, Uppalapati Naraya Rao etc. After the movie 1940 lo oka gramam in 2009, he took a break from acting and studied company secretary course, he practised and worked as a company secretary and became a faculty of the subject financial managaement for CA and CS students.

He is seen to teach the subject in indigo learn, an online coaching centre for CA Course. Baladitya hosted a quiz show called Champion in 2015 and 2016 aired on ETV, he worked. He is working as a hero for a tamil serial Rasathi, popular in suntv. Baladitya on IMDb