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Poitier, Sidney

Line breaks: Sid¦ney Poi|tier
Pronunciation: /ˈpwʌtɪeɪ
 
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Definition of Poitier, Sidney in English:

(B.1927), American actor and film director, the first black American actor to achieve superstar status. Notable films: Lilies of the Field (1963, for which he won an Oscar) and In the Heat of the Night (1967).

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