Clint Eastwood, the actor director and producer is considered one of Hollywood’s icons; he was born in San Francisco. His family moved all over North Carolina until they finally settled in Oregon. After he graduated high school he traveled to Seattle and worked as a guard in the...Read more army in 1951. He then decided to try out his luck in acting and did minor roles to begin with, until his name became very familiar to many people and he started taking on bigger roles in action movies during the seventies and eighties. In the nineties he directed his attention to more dramatic roles which nominated him into winning the Oscar and Golden globe several times. Eastwood won the Oscar Award 4 times. Starting early seventies Eastwood began producing and directing almost all of his work.