Definition of Poitier, Sidney in English:

Poitier, Sidney

proper noun

  • (born 1927), US 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).

Pronunciation

Poitier, Sidney

/ˈpwʌtɪeɪ/