Won an Academy Award for co-writing the screenplay for the vintage 1975 film One Flew On the Cuckoo’s Nest. He was raised wealthy, the child of a business owner who opened up a string of shops known as The Goldman Shops. While on Broadway, he published lyrics for the musical First Impressions, which is dependant on Satisfaction and Prejudice by Jane Austin. He wedded his wife Mab Ashforth in 1954. Jack port Nicholson won the very best Acting professional Oscar for his film One Flew On the Cuckoo’s Nest.