Biography

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. He was an American actor best known for his work in theatre, but who also worked in film and television. He also directed plays on Broadway. Adler was born Lutha Adler on May 4, 1903 in New York City. He was one of six children born to Russian Jewish actors Sara and Jacob P. Adler. His father was considered to be one of the founders of the Yiddish theater in America. His siblings also worked in theatre; his sister Stella Adler achieved fame as an actress and drama teacher. His brother Jay also achieved some fame as an actor. Adler's father gave him his first acting job in the Yiddish play, Schmendrick, at the Thalia Theater in Manhattan in 1908; Adler was he 5 years old. His first Broadway plays were The Hand of the Potter in 1921; Humoresque in 1923; Monkey Talks in 1925; Money Business and We Americans in 1926; John in 1927; Red Rust (or Rust) and Street Scene in 1929

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. He was an American actor best known for his work in theatre, but who also worked in film and television. He also directed plays on Broadway. Adler was born Lutha Adler on May 4, 1903 in New York City. He was one of six children born to Russian Jewish actors Sara and Jacob P. Adler. His father was considered to be one of the founders of the Yiddish theater in America. His siblings also worked in theatre; his sister Stella Adler achieved fame as an actress and drama teacher. His brother Jay also achieved some fame as an actor. Adler's father gave him his first acting job in the Yiddish play, Schmendrick, at the Thalia Theater in Manhattan in 1908; Adler was he 5 years old. His first Broadway plays were The Hand of the Potter in 1921; Humoresque in 1923; Monkey Talks in 1925; Money Business and We Americans in 1926; John in 1927; Red Rust (or Rust) and Street Scene in 1929

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 48

Birthday 1903-05-04

Day of Death 1984-12-08

Place of Birth New York City - New York - USA

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

1981 Absence of Malice as Santos Malderone
1976 Voyage of the Damned as Professor Weiler
1976 Mean Johnny Barrows as Don Racconi
1975 Murph the Surf as Max 'The Eye'
1975 The Man in the Glass Booth as Presiding Judge
1974 Crazy Joe as Falco
1972 The Streets of San Francisco (1 episode)
1972 Search (1 episode)
1972 Hec Ramsey (1 episode)
1970 The Psychiatrist (6 episodes)
1968 The Brotherhood as Dominick Bertolo
1968 The Name of the Game (1 episode)
1968 Hawaii Five-O (4 episodes)
1966 Mission: Impossible (1 episode)
1966 Cast a Giant Shadow as Jacob Zion
1966 The Three Sisters as Chebutykin
1961 Straightaway (1 episode)
1961 Ben Casey (2 episodes)
1961 Target: The Corruptors! (2 episodes)
1960 Route 66 (1 episode)
1960 The Islanders (1 episode)
1959 The Last Angry Man as Max Vogel
1959 The Twilight Zone (1 episode) as Arthur Castle
1959 The Rank and File as Irving Werner
1958 77 Sunset Strip (3 episodes)
1958 Westinghouse Desilu Playhouse (1 episode)
1958 Naked City (4 episodes)
1956 Hot Blood as Marco Torino
1955 The Girl in the Red Velvet Swing as Delphin Delmas
1955 Crashout as Pete Mendoza
1954 The Miami Story as Tony Brill
1953 General Electric Theater (2 episodes)
1953 The Tall Texan as Joshua Tinnen
1952 Hoodlum Empire as Nicholas 'Nick' Mancani
1951 The Desert Fox: The Story of Rommel as Adolf Hitler
1951 The Magic Face as Rudi Janus / Janus the Great / Adolf Hitler
1951 M as Dan Langley
1950 Kiss Tomorrow Goodbye as Keith 'Cherokee' Mandon
1950 D.O.A. as Majak
1950 Under My Skin as Louis Bork
1950 Robert Montgomery Presents (1 episode)
1949 House of Strangers as Joe Monetti
1948 Wake of the Red Witch as Mayrant Ruysdaal Sidneye
1948 Studio One (2 episodes)
1948 The Loves of Carmen as Dancaire
1948 Saigon as Lt. Keon
1945 Cornered as Marcel Jarnac
1937 Lancer Spy as Schratt

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