Martin Landau

Biography

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.   Martin Landau (born June 20, 1928) is an American actor. Landau began his career in the 1950s; his early films include a supporting role in Alfred Hitchcock's North by Northwest (1959). He played continuing roles in the television series Mission: Impossible for which he received Emmy Award nominations, and Space:1999. He received a Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor - Motion Picture and his first nomination for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his work in Tucker: The Man and His Dream, and was also Oscar nominated for his role in Crimes and Misdemeanors (1989). His performance in the supporting role of Béla Lugosi in Ed Wood (1994) earned him the Academy Award, Screen Actors Guild Award and a Golden Globe. He continues to perform in film and television and heads the Hollywood branch of the Actors Studio. Landau was born into a Jewish-American family in Brooklyn, New York, the son of Selma (née Buchanan) and Morris Landau, an Austrian-born machinist who scrambled to rescue relatives from the Nazis. Description above from the Wikipedia article Martin Landau  licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.   Martin Landau (born June 20, 1928) is an American actor. Landau began his career in the 1950s; his early films include a supporting role in Alfred Hitchcock's North by Northwest (1959). He played continuing roles in the television series Mission: Impossible for which he received Emmy Award nominations, and Space:1999. He received a Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor - Motion Picture and his first nomination for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his work in Tucker: The Man and His Dream, and was also Oscar nominated for his role in Crimes and Misdemeanors (1989). His performance in the supporting role of Béla Lugosi in Ed Wood (1994) earned him the Academy Award, Screen Actors Guild Award and a Golden Globe. He continues to perform in film and television and heads the Hollywood branch of the Actors Studio. Landau was born into a Jewish-American family in Brooklyn, New York, the son of Selma (née Buchanan) and Morris Landau, an Austrian-born machinist who scrambled to rescue relatives from the Nazis. Description above from the Wikipedia article Martin Landau  licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Birthday 1928-06-20

Place of Birth Brooklyn, New York, U.S.

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2016 A Fighting Chance as Martin Kramer
2015 Remember as Max Rosenbaum
2014 Outlaw Prophet: Warren Jeffs as Rulon Jeffs
2013 Anna Nicole as J. Howard Marshall
2012 Frankenweenie as Mr. Rzykruski
2011 Have a Little Faith as Rabbi Albert Lewis
2011 Woody Allen: A Documentary as Himself
2011 Mysteria as Hotel Manager
2010 Ivory as Leon Spencer
2009 9 as 2 (voice)
2008 City of Ember as Sul
2008 David & Fatima as Rabbi Schmulic
2008 Lovely, Still as Robert Malone
2007 Brando as Himself
2006 The Evidence(8 episodes) as Dr. Sol Gold
2005 Steve McQueen: The Essence of Cool as Himself - Interviewee
2004 The Aryan Couple as Joseph Krauzenberg
2004 Entourage(4 episodes) as Bob Ryan
2004 Cary Grant: A Class Apart as Himself - Actor
2003 Wake as Older Sebastian Riven
2003 Hollywood Homicide as Jerry Duran
2003 Broadway: The Golden Age as Himself
2002 Without a Trace(4 episodes)
2002 Shanghai Ghetto as Narrator
2001 The Majestic as Harry Trimble
2001 Haven as Papa Gruber
2001 Cleopatra: The Film That Changed Hollywood as Himself
2000 In the Beginning as Abraham
2000 In the Beginning(2 episodes) as Abraham
2000 Shiner as Frank Spedding
2000 Ready to Rumble as Sal Bandini
2000 Destination Hitchcock: The Making of 'North by Northwest' as Himself
1999 Sleepy Hollow as Peter Van Garrett
1999 The New Adventures of Pinocchio as Gepetto
1999 Bonanno: A Godfather's Story as Joseph Bonanno, age 94
1999 The Joyriders as Gordon Trout
1999 Edtv as Al
1998 Rounders as Abe Petrovsky
1998 The X Files as Kurtzweil
1998 The Elevator as Roy Tilden
1997 The Long Way Home as Voice
1997 B.A.P.S. as Mr. Donald Blakemore
1996 The Adventures of Pinocchio as Geppetto
1996 E! True Hollywood Story(1 episode)
1996 City Hall as Judge Walter Stern
1995 José: Vol. II Los Sueños del Faraón as Jacob
1995 Joseph as Jakob
1995 José: Vol. I Esclavo en Egipto as Jacob
1994 Spider-Man(5 episodes)
1994 Ed Wood as Bela Lugosi
1994 Inside the Actors Studio(1 episode)
1994 Intersection as Neal
1993 12:01 as Dr. Thadius Moxley
1993 Sliver as Alex Parsons
1993 Eye of the Stranger
1992 No Place To Hide as Frank McCoy
1992 Mistress as Jack Roth
1992 Legacy of Lies
1991 Firehead as Adm. Pendleton
1991 Secrets of the Unknown as Narrator
1990 By Dawn's Early Light as President
1990 Real Bullets as Sallini
1989 The Simpsons(1 episode)
1989 Crimes and Misdemeanors as Judah Rosenthal
1989 The Neon Empire as Max
1989 Paint It Black as Daniel Lambert
1988 Tucker: The Man and His Dream as Abe
1988 Empire State as Chuck
1987 Cyclone as Bosarian
1987 Sweet Revenge as Cicero
1987 Run If You Can as Malvani
1987 W.A.R.: Women Against Rape as Judge Shaw
1986 Kung Fu: The Movie as John Martin Perkins III
1986 Blacke's Magic(1 episode)
1985 The New Alfred Hitchcock Presents(1 episode)
1985 The Twilight Zone(1 episode)
1985 Treasure Island as The Captain
1984 Access Code as Agency Head
1983 The Being as Garson Jones
1983 Hotel(1 episode)
1983 Buffalo Bill(26 episodes) as Hayden Stone
1982 Cosmic Princess as Commander John Koenig
1982 Alone in the Dark as Byron 'Preacher' Sutcliff
1982 Matt Houston(1 episode)
1982 Journey Through the Black Sun as Commander John Koenig
1981 The Harlem Globetrotters on Gilligan's Island as J.J. Pierson
1980 Without Warning as Fred 'Sarge' Dobbs
1980 Alien Attack as Commander John Koenig
1980 The Return as Niles Buchanan
1979 Meteor as Major General Adlon
1979 The Death of Ocean View Park as Tom Flood
1979 The Fall of the House of Usher as Roderick Usher
1979 The Last Word as Captain Garrity
1978 Destination Moonbase-Alpha as Commander John Koenig
1976 Shadows in an Empty Room as Dr. George Tracer
1975 Space: 1999(62 episodes) as Commander John Koenig
1973 Savage as Paul Savage
1972 Black Gunn as Capelli
1972 Welcome Home, Johnny Bristol as Johnny Bristol
1971 A Town Called Hell as The Colonel
1970 They Call Me Mister Tibbs! as Logan Sharpe
1970 Operation Snafu as Joe Mellone
1968 Columbo(1 episode) as Dexter Paris / Norman Paris
1968 Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In(1 episode)
1966 Mission: Impossible(149 episodes) as Rollin Hand
1966 Mission: Impossible(1 episode)
1966 Nevada Smith as Jesse Coe
1965 The Wild Wild West(1 episode)
1965 I Spy(83 episodes) as Danny Preston
1965 The Big Valley(1 episode)
1965 The Hallelujah Trail as Chief Walks-Stooped-Over
1965 The Greatest Story Ever Told as Caiaphas
1965 Branded(1 episode)
1963 Mr. Novak(2 episodes)
1963 The Greatest Show on Earth(1 episode)
1963 The Outer Limits(2 episodes)
1963 Cleopatra as Rufio
1962 Stagecoach to Dancers' Rock as Dade Coleman
1961 The Defenders(32 episodes) as Dr. Daniel Orren
1960 The Islanders(1 episode)
1960 The Outlaws(1 episode)
1960 The Tall Man(2 episodes)
1960 Tate(1 episode)
1959 The Gazebo as The Duke
1959 The Detectives(1 episode)
1959 The Untouchables(1 episode) as Jerry Fanning
1959 Adventures in Paradise(2 episodes)
1959 Johnny Ringo(1 episode)
1959 The Twilight Zone(2 episodes) as Dan Hotaling
1959 Johnny Staccato(1 episode)
1959 North by Northwest as Leonard
1959 Pork Chop Hill as Lt. Marshall
1959 The Lawless Years(1 episode)
1959 Rawhide(1 episode)
1958 Lawman(1 episode)
1958 The Rifleman(1 episode)
1958 Wanted: Dead or Alive(1 episode)
1957 Maverick(1 episode)
1955 Gunsmoke(2 episodes)
1953 General Electric Theater(1 episode)
1948 Westinghouse Studio One(1 episode)
1929 The Academy Awards(4 episodes)
1900 The Great War and the Shaping of the 20th Century(0 episodes) as Woodrow Wilson

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