Alan Arkin

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Alan Wolf Arkin (born March 26, 1934) is an American actor, director, musician and singer. He is known for starring in such films as Wait Until Dark, The Russians Are Coming, the Russians Are Coming, The Heart is a Lonely Hunter, Catch-22, The In-Laws, Edward Scissorhands, Glengarry Glen Ross, Marley & Me, and Little Miss Sunshine, for which he won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor in 2006. He is the father of actors Adam Arkin, Anthony Arkin, and Matthew Arkin.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Alan Wolf Arkin (born March 26, 1934) is an American actor, director, musician and singer. He is known for starring in such films as Wait Until Dark, The Russians Are Coming, the Russians Are Coming, The Heart is a Lonely Hunter, Catch-22, The In-Laws, Edward Scissorhands, Glengarry Glen Ross, Marley & Me, and Little Miss Sunshine, for which he won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor in 2006. He is the father of actors Adam Arkin, Anthony Arkin, and Matthew Arkin.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Alan Arkin, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Gender Male

Known Credits 92

Birthday 1934-03-26

Place of Birth New York City, New York, USA

Adult Actor False

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2017 Going in Style as Albert
2016 15 Septembers Later(1 episode) as Narrator
2015 Love the Coopers as Bucky
2014 Million Dollar Arm as Ray Arkin
2014 In Security as Officer Riggs
2013 Grudge Match as Lightning
2013 The Incredible Burt Wonderstone as Rance Holloway
2012 Argo as Lester Siegel
2012 Stand Up Guys as Richard Hirsch
2011 The Muppets as Tour Guide
2011 The Change-Up as Mitch's Dad
2011 Thin Ice as Gorvy Hauer
2009 The Private Lives of Pippa Lee as Herb Lee
2009 City Island as Michael Malakov
2008 Marley & Me as Arnie Klein
2008 Get Smart as The Chief
2008 Sunshine Cleaning as Joe
2007 Rendition as Senator Hawkins
2006 The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause as Bud Newman
2006 The Novice as Father Behnke
2006 Second City: The First Family of Comedy as Himself
2006 Little Miss Sunshine as Grandpa Edwin Hoover
2006 Firewall as Arlin Forester
2006 Raising Flagg as Flagg Purdy
2004 Noel as Artie Venzuela
2004 Eros as Dr. Pearl / Hal
2003 The Ellen DeGeneres Show(1 episode)
2003 And Starring Pancho Villa as Himself as Sam Drebben
2003 The Pentagon Papers as Harry Rowen
2001 Thirteen Conversations About One Thing as Gene
2001 America's Sweethearts as Wellness Guide
2001 Varian's War as Freier
2001 100 Centre Street(31 episodes) as Joe Rifkind
2000 Magicians as Milo
1999 Jakob the Liar as Max Frenkfurter
1998 Will & Grace(1 episode)
1998 Slums of Beverly Hills as Murray Samuel Abromowitz
1997 Gattaca as Detective Hugo
1997 Four Days in September as Charles Burke Elbrick
1997 Grosse Pointe Blank as Dr. Oatman
1996 Mother Night as George Kraft
1996 Heck's Way Home as Dogcatcher
1995 Steal Big Steal Little as Lou Perilli
1995 The Jerky Boys
1994 Chicago Hope(1 episode)
1994 North as Judge Buckle
1993 So I Married an Axe Murderer as Tony's Boss / Precinct Capt. (uncredited)
1993 Indian Summer as Unca Lou Handler
1993 Cooperstown as Harry Willette
1992 Glengarry Glen Ross as George Aaronow
1991 The Rocketeer as A. 'Peevy' Peabody
1990 Havana as Joe Volpi
1990 Edward Scissorhands as Bill
1990 Coupe de Ville as Fred Libner
1987 Escape from Sobibor as Leon Feldhendler
1987 Harry(7 episodes)
1986 Big Trouble as Leonard Hoffman
1985 Bad Medicine as Dr. Ramon Madera
1985 The Fourth Wise Man as Orontes
1983 The Return of Captain Invincible as Captain Invincible
1982 The Last Unicorn as Schmendrick (voice)
1982 St. Elsewhere(3 episodes)
1981 Chu Chu and the Philly Flash as Flash
1981 Improper Channels as Jeffery Martley
1981 Full Moon High as Dr. Brand
1980 Simon as Simon
1979 The Magician of Lublin as Yasha Mazur
1979 The In-Laws as Sheldon S. Kompett D.D.S.
1978 The Defection of Simas Kudirka as Simas Kudirka
1978 The Other Side of Hell as Frank Dole
1977 Fire Sale as Ezra Fikus
1976 The Seven-Per-Cent Solution as Dr. Sigmund Freud
1976 The Muppet Show(1 episode)
1975 Hearts of the West as Bert Kessler
1975 Rafferty and the Gold Dust Twins as Rafferty
1974 Freebie and the Bean as Bean
1972 Deadhead Miles as Cooper
1972 Last of the Red Hot Lovers as Barney Cashman
1971 Little Murders as Lt. Practice
1970 Catch-22 as Captain John Yossarian, (Bombardier)
1969 The Monitors as Street Cleaner
1969 Popi as Abraham
1968 The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter as John Singer
1968 Inspector Clouseau as Insp. Jacques Clouseau
1967 Wait Until Dark as Roat / Roat Jr. / Roat Sr.
1967 Woman Times Seven as Fred
1966 ABC Stage 67(1 episode)
1966 The Last Mohican as Mr. Ableman
1966 The Russians Are Coming, The Russians Are Coming as Lt. Rozanov
1963 That's Me

Directing

1977 Fire Sale … Director
1971 Little Murders … Director
1969 People Soup … Director
1968 T.G.I.F. … Director

Production

1987 Harry(7 episodes) … Producer

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