Jack Nicholson grew up in New Jersey. He believed his grandmother, Ethel May Rhoads, was his mother and his birth mother June was his sister. He was voted the class clown at high school. After graduating, he moved to Hollywood. His performances in Easy Rider and Five Easy Pieces started his movie career. He has starred in a range of movies from One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest to As Good As It Gets.