The elegance, eloquence, & sheer class of Sidney Poitier are unmatched. This Sidney Poitier podcast episode honors the memory of this great man.
Katharine Hepburn MacGyvers a Sports Car, Ranks Higher Than the Pope, Takes Care of Spencer Tracy, and Sidney Poitier Has Class. From 1967, it’s Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner.
Sidney Poitier Is Denounced by the Black Panthers, Moves to Nassau, Has Standards, & Is Appreciated Once More. It’s They Call Me Mr. Tibbs!
Sidney Poitier is America’s Top Movie Star, Picks Another Winner, & Sees No Problem Playing Exemplary Human Beings. It’s To Sir, with Love.
Sidney Poitier Sees Gold, Promotes Unity & Brotherhood, & Becomes the First Black Man to Win Best Actor. From 1963, it’s Lilies of the Field.
Sidney Poitier Buys a Restaurant, Provides for His Family, Doesn’t Sign a Studio Contract, & MGM Misses Out. It’s 1955’s Blackboard Jungle.
Sidney Poitier Wins Best Actor, Is the Highest Paid Star in Hollywood, Goes Vegetarian, and Continues to Inspire with His Amazing Life Story.