Born on July 4, 1931
From Glengormley, Northern Ireland
Stephen Boyd as "Sam Rawlins"
Pop and Kitty Wonder are father-and-daughter circus hands trying to save their tiny business from rival owner John Noble, whose son, Sam has secretly joined their circus as a tightrope walker, calling himself Sam Rawlins. Kitty falls for Sam, not knowing his relationship to their enemy.
|Golden Globe (1962)||Nominated||Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical|
Stephen Boyd as "Messala"
Charlton Heston plays a Palestinian Jew who is battling the Roman empire at the time of Christ. His actions send him and his family into slavery, but an inspirational encounter with Jesus changes everything. Heston finally meets his rival in a justly famous chariot race and rescues his suffering family.
|Golden Globe (1959)||Won||Best Performance By an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture|