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Birthday: 1915-12-07

Place of Birth: Brooklyn, New York, USA

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Eli Wallach

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Eli Herschel Wallach (born December 7, 1915) is an American film, television and stage actor, who gained fame in the late 1950s. For his performance in Baby Doll he won a BAFTA Award for Best Newcomer and a Golden Globe nomination. One of his most famous roles is that of Tuco in The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (1966). Other roles include his portrayal of Don Altobello in The Godfather Part III, Calvera in The Magnificent Seven, and Arthur Abbott in The Holiday. Wallach has received BAFTA Awards, Tony Awards and Emmy Awards for his work. Wallach also has a cameo as a liquor store owner in Clint Eastwood's Mystic River. His most recent roles are in movies Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps and The Ghost Writer.

Wallach received an Honorary Academy Award at the 2nd Annual Governors Awards, presented on November 13, 2010.

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Acting
2014 Showing Up as Himself
2010 Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps as Julie Steinhardt
2010 Ahead of Time as Mordechai Rossman (voice)
2010 The Ghost Writer as Old man
2009 New York, I Love You
2007 Mama's Boy as Seymour Warburton
2006 The Holiday as Arthur Abbott
2006 Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip - (1 episode)
2005 Steve McQueen: The Essence of Cool as Himself - Interviewee
2005 The Moon and the Son: An Imagined Conversation as Father
2004 The Easter Egg Adventure as Narrator (voice)
2003 Mystic River as Mr. Loonie - Liquor Store Owner (uncredited)
2003 Veritas: The Quest - (1 episode)
2003 Broadway: The Golden Age as Himself
2002 Monday Night Mayhem as Leonard Goldenson
2001 The Job - (1 episode)
2000 Keeping the Faith as Rabbi Ben Lewis
1996 The Associate as Donald Fallon
1995 Two Much as Sheldon
1995 Elia Kazan: A Director's Journey as Narrator
1994 Inside the Actors Studio - (1 episode)
1994 It's Alive: The True Story of Frankenstein as Himself
1993 Vendetta II: The New Mafia as Frank Latella
1993 Late Night with Conan O'Brien - (1 episode)
1992 Night and the City as Peck
1992 Mistress as George Lieberhof
1990 The Godfather: Part III as Don Altobello
1990 Law & Order - (1 episode)
1990 The Two Jakes as Cotton Weinberger
1987 The Impossible Spy as Yacov
1987 Nuts as Dr. Herbert A. Morrison
1987 Hollywood Uncensored as Himself
1986 Tough Guys as Leon B. Little
1985 The New Alfred Hitchcock Presents - (1 episode)
1984 Highway to Heaven - (1 episode)
1984 Sam's Son as Sam Orowitz
1982 The Executioner's Song as Vern Damico
1981 Skokie as Bert Silverman
1980 The Hunter as Ritchie Blumenthal
1979 Winter Kills as Joe Diamond
1979 Firepower as Sal Hyman
1979 Tales of the Unexpected - (1 episode)
1978 Movie Movie as Vince Marlow / Pop
1978 Girlfriends as Rabbi Gold
1978 Circle of Iron as Man-in-Oil
1977 The Deep as Adam Coffin
1977 Nasty Habits as Monsignor
1977 The Sentinel as Detective Gatz
1977 The Domino Principle as General Reser
1976 Plot of Fear as Pietro Riccio
1975 Shoot First... Ask Questions Later as Sheriff Edward Gideon / aka Black Jack
1974 Crazy Joe as Don Vittorio
1973 Cinderella Liberty as Lynn Forshay
1973 Kojak - (2 episodes)
1973 Orson Welles' Great Mysteries - (1 episode)
1973 A Cold Night's Death
1971 Don't Turn the Other Cheek as Maz Lozoya
1971 Romansa konjokradice
1970 The People Next Door as Arthur Mason
1970 The Angel Levine as Deli clerk
1970 The Adventures of Gerard
1970 Zig Zag as Mario Gambretti
1970 The Reason Why
1969 Ace High as Cacopoulos
1969 Mackenna's Gold as Ben Baker
1968 A Lovely Way To Die as Tennessee Fredericks
1968 Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In - (1 episode)
1968 How to Save a Marriage and Ruin Your Life as Harry Hunter
1966 The Good, the Bad and the Ugly as Tuco
1966 CBS Playhouse - (1 episode)
1966 Poppies Are Also Flowers as 'Happy' Locarno
1966 How to Steal a Million as Davis Leland
1966 Batman - (2 episodes)
1965 Genghis Khan as Shah of Khwarezm
1965 Lord Jim as Der General
1964 Kisses For My President as Raphael Valdez Jr.
1964 The Moon-Spinners as Stratos
1963 Act One as Warren Stone
1963 The Victors as Sgt. Craig
1962 How the West Was Won as Charlie Gant
1962 Hemingway's Adventures of a Young Man as John
1961 The Dick Powell Show - (1 episode)
1961 The Misfits as Guido
1960 The Magnificent Seven as Calvera
1960 The Outlaws - (1 episode)
1960 Seven Thieves as Poncho
1958 Westinghouse Desilu Playhouse - (1 episode)
1958 Naked City - (2 episodes)
1958 The Lineup as Dancer
1956 Baby Doll as Silva Vacarro
1954 Climax! - (1 episode)
1951 Hallmark Hall of Fame - (1 episode)
1949 Lights Out - (1 episode)
1948 Westinghouse Studio One - (2 episodes)
1948 The Philco Television Playhouse - (3 episodes)
1948 The Ed Sullivan Show - (1 episode)
1900 The Tiger Makes Out as Ben Harris
1900 The Hollywood Greats - (1 episode)
1900 Our Family Honor - (13 episodes)
1900 The Poppy Is Also a Flower - (0 episodes) as Happy Locarno