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9th Dec '17 1:02:21 AM jamespolk
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Joseph Cheshire Cotten (May 15, 1905 February 6, 1994) was an American film, stage, radio and television actor. His first big break in show business was as a member of Creator/OrsonWelles' ''Radio/TheMercuryTheatreOnTheAir'' troupe. When Welles got a Hollywood deal, Cotten went with him, and gained worldwide fame in Welles' films ''Film/CitizenKane'' (1941) and ''Film/TheMagnificentAmbersons'' (1942), going on to become one of the leading Hollywood actors of the 1940s. One of his final films was ''Film/HeavensGate'' (1980). Shortly after completing that film, Cotten had a stroke which caused him to temporarily lose his voice, but put an end to his career before his death in 1994.

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Joseph Cheshire Cotten (May 15, 1905 February 6, 1994) was an American film, stage, radio and television actor.

His first big break in show business was as a member of Creator/OrsonWelles' ''Radio/TheMercuryTheatreOnTheAir'' troupe. When Welles got a Hollywood deal, Cotten went with him, and gained worldwide fame in Welles' films ''Film/CitizenKane'' (1941) and ''Film/TheMagnificentAmbersons'' (1942), going on to become one of the leading Hollywood actors of the 1940s. One of his final films was ''Film/HeavensGate'' (1980). Shortly after completing that film, Cotten had a stroke which caused him to temporarily lose his voice, but put an end to his career before his death in 1994.
24th Jun '17 6:06:47 AM jamespolk
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* ''Film/JourneyIntoFear'' (1943)
8th May '17 12:23:03 PM JamesAustin
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Joseph Cheshire Cotten (May 15, 1905 February 6, 1994) was an American film, stage, radio and television actor. His first big break in show business was as a member of Creator/OrsonWelles' ''Radio/TheMercuryTheatreOnTheAir'' troupe. When Welles got a Hollywood deal Cotten went with him, and gained worldwide fame in the Creator/OrsonWelles films ''Film/CitizenKane'' (1941) and ''Film/TheMagnificentAmbersons'' (1942), going on to become one of the leading Hollywood actors of the 1940s. One of his final films was ''Film/HeavensGate'' (1980). Shortly after completing that film, Cotten had a stroke which caused him to temporarily lose his voice, but put an end to his career before his death in 1994.

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Joseph Cheshire Cotten (May 15, 1905 February 6, 1994) was an American film, stage, radio and television actor. His first big break in show business was as a member of Creator/OrsonWelles' ''Radio/TheMercuryTheatreOnTheAir'' troupe. When Welles got a Hollywood deal deal, Cotten went with him, and gained worldwide fame in the Creator/OrsonWelles Welles' films ''Film/CitizenKane'' (1941) and ''Film/TheMagnificentAmbersons'' (1942), going on to become one of the leading Hollywood actors of the 1940s. One of his final films was ''Film/HeavensGate'' (1980). Shortly after completing that film, Cotten had a stroke which caused him to temporarily lose his voice, but put an end to his career before his death in 1994.
3rd May '17 3:26:35 AM jamespolk
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Joseph Cheshire Cotten (May 15, 1905 February 6, 1994) was an American film, stage, radio and television actor. His first big break in show business was as a member of Creator/OrsonWelles' ''Radio/TheMercuryTheaterOnTheAir'' troupe. When Welles got a Hollywood deal Cotten went with him, and gained worldwide fame in the Creator/OrsonWelles films ''Film/CitizenKane'' (1941) and ''Film/TheMagnificentAmbersons'' (1942), going on to become one of the leading Hollywood actors of the 1940s. One of his final films was ''Film/HeavensGate'' (1980). Shortly after completing that film, Cotten had a stroke which caused him to temporarily lose his voice, but put an end to his career before his death in 1994.

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Joseph Cheshire Cotten (May 15, 1905 February 6, 1994) was an American film, stage, radio and television actor. His first big break in show business was as a member of Creator/OrsonWelles' ''Radio/TheMercuryTheaterOnTheAir'' ''Radio/TheMercuryTheatreOnTheAir'' troupe. When Welles got a Hollywood deal Cotten went with him, and gained worldwide fame in the Creator/OrsonWelles films ''Film/CitizenKane'' (1941) and ''Film/TheMagnificentAmbersons'' (1942), going on to become one of the leading Hollywood actors of the 1940s. One of his final films was ''Film/HeavensGate'' (1980). Shortly after completing that film, Cotten had a stroke which caused him to temporarily lose his voice, but put an end to his career before his death in 1994.
3rd May '17 3:26:13 AM jamespolk
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Joseph Cheshire Cotten (May 15, 1905 February 6, 1994) was an American film, stage, radio and television actor. His first big break in show business was as a member of Creator/OrsonWelles' ''Radio/MercuryTheaterOnTheAir'' troupe. When Welles got a Hollywood deal Cotten went with him, and gained worldwide fame in the Creator/OrsonWelles films ''Film/CitizenKane'' (1941) and ''Film/TheMagnificentAmbersons'' (1942), going on to become one of the leading Hollywood actors of the 1940s. One of his final films was ''Film/HeavensGate'' (1980). Shortly after completing that film, Cotten had a stroke which caused him to temporarily lose his voice, but put an end to his career before his death in 1994.

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Joseph Cheshire Cotten (May 15, 1905 February 6, 1994) was an American film, stage, radio and television actor. His first big break in show business was as a member of Creator/OrsonWelles' ''Radio/MercuryTheaterOnTheAir'' ''Radio/TheMercuryTheaterOnTheAir'' troupe. When Welles got a Hollywood deal Cotten went with him, and gained worldwide fame in the Creator/OrsonWelles films ''Film/CitizenKane'' (1941) and ''Film/TheMagnificentAmbersons'' (1942), going on to become one of the leading Hollywood actors of the 1940s. One of his final films was ''Film/HeavensGate'' (1980). Shortly after completing that film, Cotten had a stroke which caused him to temporarily lose his voice, but put an end to his career before his death in 1994.
3rd May '17 3:25:44 AM jamespolk
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Joseph Cheshire Cotten (May 15, 1905 February 6, 1994) was an American film, stage, radio and television actor. He first gained worldwide fame in the Creator/OrsonWelles films ''Film/CitizenKane'' (1941) and ''Film/TheMagnificentAmbersons'' (1942), going on to become one of the leading Hollywood actors of the 1940s. One of his final films was ''Film/HeavensGate'' (1980). Shortly after completing that film, Cotten had a stroke which caused him to temporarily lose his voice, but put an end to his career before his death in 1994.

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Joseph Cheshire Cotten (May 15, 1905 February 6, 1994) was an American film, stage, radio and television actor. He His first big break in show business was as a member of Creator/OrsonWelles' ''Radio/MercuryTheaterOnTheAir'' troupe. When Welles got a Hollywood deal Cotten went with him, and gained worldwide fame in the Creator/OrsonWelles films ''Film/CitizenKane'' (1941) and ''Film/TheMagnificentAmbersons'' (1942), going on to become one of the leading Hollywood actors of the 1940s. One of his final films was ''Film/HeavensGate'' (1980). Shortly after completing that film, Cotten had a stroke which caused him to temporarily lose his voice, but put an end to his career before his death in 1994.
10th Mar '17 7:27:09 PM JamesAustin
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Joseph Cheshire Cotten (May 15, 1905 February 6, 1994) was an American film, stage, radio and television actor. He first gained worldwide fame in the Creator/OrsonWelles films ''Film/CitizenKane'' (1941) and ''Film/TheMagnificentAmbersons'' (1942), going on to become one of the leading Hollywood actors of the 1940s. One of his final films was ''Film/HeavensGate'' (1980). Shortly after completing that film, Cotten had a stroke which caused him to temporarily lose his voice, but put an end to his career before his death in 1994.
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!!Joseph Cotten films on this wiki include:
* ''Film/CitizenKane'' (1941)
* ''Film/TheMagnificentAmbersons'' (1942)
* ''Film/ShadowOfADoubt'' (1943)
* ''Film/{{Gaslight}}'' (1944)
* ''Film/SinceYouWentAway'' (1944)
* ''Film/DuelInTheSun'' (1946)
* ''Film/PortraitOfJennie'' (1948)
* ''Film/TheThirdMan'' (1949)
* ''Film/UnderCapricorn'' (1949)
* ''Film/BeyondTheForest'' (1949)
* ''Film/{{Niagara}}'' (1953)
* ''Film/HushHushSweetCharlotte'' (1964)
* ''Film/TheOscar'' (1966)
* ''Film/{{Petulia}}'' (1968)
* ''Film/LatitudeZero'' (1969)
* ''Film/ToraToraTora'' (1970)
* ''Film/TheAbominableDrPhibes'' (1971)
* ''Film/SoylentGreen'' (1973)
* ''Film/FForFake'' (1973)
* ''Film/TwilightsLastGleaming'' (1977)
* ''[[Film/{{Airport}} Airport '77]]'' (1977)
* ''Film/HeavensGate'' (1980)
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