Biography

Joseph Wiseman (May 15, 1918 – October 19, 2009) was a Canadian theater and film actor, best known for starring as the titular antagonist of the first James Bond film, Dr. No, as well as his career on Broadway. He was once called "the spookiest actor in the American theater".

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Joseph Wiseman (May 15, 1918 – October 19, 2009) was a Canadian theater and film actor, best known for starring as the titular antagonist of the first James Bond film, Dr. No, as well as his career on Broadway. He was once called "the spookiest actor in the American theater".

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

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 56

Birthday 1918-05-15

Day of Death 2009-10-19

Place of Birth Montreal, Quebec, Canada

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

1990 Law & Order (1 episode)
1988 Lady Mobster as Victor Castle
1986 Crime Story (44 episodes) as Manny Weisbord
1986 L.A. Law (1 episode)
1985 MacGyver (1 episode)
1985 The Equalizer (1 episode)
1983 Rage of Angels (2 episodes) as Antonio Granelli
1983 The A-Team (1 episode) as Zeke Westerland
1981 Masada (4 episodes) as Jerahmeel, Head Essene
1980 Magnum, P.I. (1 episode)
1980 Freebie and the Bean (1 episode)
1979 Buck Rogers in the 25th Century (3 episodes) as Draco
1979 Jaguar Lives! as Ben Ashir
1978 The Betsy as Jake Weinstein
1977 Murder at the World Series as Sam Druckman
1975 Journey Into Fear as Colonel Haki
1974 The Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz as Uncle Benjy
1974 Men of the Dragon as Balashev
1973 The Suicide Club
1972 Pursuit as Dr. Nordman
1972 The Streets of San Francisco (1 episode)
1972 The Valachi Papers as Salvatore Maranzano
1970 McCloud (2 episodes)
1969 Stiletto as Matteo
1968 The Night They Raided Minsky's as Louis Minsky
1968 The Counterfeit Killer as Rajeski
1968 Bye Bye Braverman as Felix Ottensteen
1967 The Outsider as Ernest Grimes
1965 The F.B.I. (2 episodes)
1965 The Legend of Jesse James (1 episode)
1963 Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre (1 episode)
1962 Dr. No as Dr. No
1962 The Happy Thieves as Jean Marie Calbert
1961 The New Breed (1 episode)
1960 The Unforgiven as Abe Kelsey
1959 Adventures in Paradise (1 episode)
1959 The Twilight Zone (1 episode)
1958 Westinghouse Desilu Playhouse (1 episode)
1957 The Garment Jungle as George Kovan
1956 Three Brave Men as Jim Barron
1955 Matinee Theater (1 episode)
1955 The Prodigal as Carmish
1954 The Silver Chalice as Mijamin
1954 Inner Sanctum (1 episode)
1953 Letter to Loretta (2 episodes)
1953 Champ for a Day as Dominic Guido
1953 General Electric Theater (1 episode)
1952 Les Miserables as Genflou
1952 Viva Zapata! as Fernanfo
1951 Detective Story as Charley Gennini
1951 Schlitz Playhouse of Stars (1 episode)
1951 Tales of Tomorrow (2 episodes)
1950 With These Hands as Mike Deleo
1949 Lights Out (2 episodes)
1949 Suspense (2 episodes)

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