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Martin Landau

​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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Born:
Jun 20, 1928 In Brooklyn, New York, U.S.
Movie/TV Credits:
142
First Appeared:
In the series Westinghouse Studio One 1948-11-07
Latest Project:
Series The Great War and the Shaping of the 20th Century 2017-07-14
Known For
Poster of Without a Trace
Poster of Spider-Man
Poster of The Simpsons
Poster of The Untouchables
Filmography
Series The Great War and the Shaping of the 20th Century Woodrow Wilson 2017-07-14
Movie A Fighting Chance Martin Kramer 2016-09-02
Movie Remember Max Rosenbaum 2015-10-23
Movie Outlaw Prophet: Warren Jeffs Rulon Jeffs 2014-06-28
Movie Anna Nicole J. Howard Marshall 2013-06-29
Movie Frankenweenie Mr. Rzykruski (voice) 2012-10-04
Movie Have a Little Faith Rabbi Albert Lewis 2011-11-27
Movie Woody Allen: A Documentary Himself 2011-11-20
Movie Mysteria Hotel Manager 2011-10-23
Movie Ivory Leon Spencer 2010-03-24
Movie 9 2 (voice) 2009-08-19
Movie City of Ember Sul 2008-10-07
Movie David & Fatima Rabbi Schmulic 2008-06-27
Movie Lovely, Still Robert Malone 2008-01-01
Movie Brando Himself 2007-05-01
Series The Evidence Dr. Sol Gold 2006-03-22
Movie Steve McQueen: The Essence of Cool Himself - Interviewee 2005-06-01
Movie Cary Grant: A Class Apart Himself - Actor 2004-03-22
Movie The Aryan Couple Joseph Krauzenberg 2004-12-10
Series Entourage Bob Ryan 2004-07-18
Movie Wake Older Sebastian Riven 2003-11-14
Movie Hollywood Homicide Jerry Duran 2003-06-09
Movie Broadway: The Golden Age Himself 2003-01-01
Series Without a Trace Unknown 2002-09-26
Movie Shanghai Ghetto Narrator 2002-02-28
Movie The Majestic Harry Trimble 2001-12-21
Movie Haven Papa Gruber 2001-02-11
Movie Cleopatra: The Film That Changed Hollywood Himself 2001-01-01
Movie In the Beginning Abraham 2000-11-12
Series In the Beginning Abraham 2000-11-12
Movie Shiner Frank Spedding 2000-09-22
Movie Ready to Rumble Sal Bandini 2000-04-07
Movie Destination Hitchcock: The Making of 'North by Northwest' Himself 2000-01-01
Movie Edtv Al 1999-03-26
Movie The Joyriders Gordon Trout 1999-04-18
Movie Bonanno: A Godfather's Story Joseph Bonanno, age 94 1999-07-25
Movie The New Adventures of Pinocchio Gepetto 1999-11-15
Movie Sleepy Hollow Peter Van Garrett 1999-11-18
Movie Rounders Abe Petrovsky 1998-09-11
Movie The X Files Kurtzweil 1998-06-19
Movie The Elevator Roy Tilden 1998-04-01
Movie The Long Way Home Voice 1997-09-19
Movie B.A.P.S. Mr. Donald Blakemore 1997-03-28
Movie The Adventures of Pinocchio Geppetto 1996-07-26
Series E! True Hollywood Story Unknown 1996-03-29
Movie City Hall Judge Walter Stern 1996-02-16
Movie José: Vol. II Los Sueños del Faraón Jacob 1995-09-21
Movie Joseph Jakob 1995-04-16
Movie José: Vol. I Esclavo en Egipto Jacob 1995-04-10
Series Spider-Man Unknown 1994-11-19
Movie Ed Wood Bela Lugosi 1994-09-27
Series Inside the Actors Studio Unknown 1994-06-01
Movie Intersection Neal 1994-01-21
Movie Eye of the Stranger Mayor Howard Bains 1993-01-01
Movie 12:01 Dr. Thadius Moxley 1993-07-05
Movie Sliver Alex Parsons 1993-05-21
Movie No Place To Hide Frank McCoy 1992-11-06
Movie Mistress Jack Roth 1992-07-24
Movie Legacy of Lies 1992-04-22
Movie Firehead Adm. Pendleton 1991-01-25
Movie Secrets of the Unknown Narrator 1991-01-01
Movie By Dawn's Early Light President 1990-05-19
Series The Simpsons Unknown 1989-12-17
Movie Crimes and Misdemeanors Judah Rosenthal 1989-10-13
Movie The Neon Empire Max 1989-09-27
Movie Paint It Black Daniel Lambert 1989-01-01
Movie Tucker: The Man and His Dream Abe 1988-08-12
Movie Real Bullets Sallini 1988-04-21
Movie Empire State Chuck 1988-04-01
Movie W.A.R.: Women Against Rape Judge Shaw 1987-01-01
Movie Run If You Can Malvani 1987-01-01
Movie Cyclone Bosarian 1987-06-05
Movie Sweet Revenge Cicero 1987-02-06
Movie Kung Fu: The Movie John Martin Perkins III 1986-02-01
Series Blacke's Magic Unknown 1986-01-05
Series The Twilight Zone Unknown 1985-09-27
Series The New Alfred Hitchcock Presents Unknown 1985-05-05
Movie Treasure Island The Captain 1985-01-01
Movie Access Code Agency Head 1984-01-01
Series Buffalo Bill Hayden Stone 1983-05-31
Movie The Being Garson Jones 1983-11-18
Series Hotel Unknown 1983-09-21
Movie Cosmic Princess Commander John Koenig 1982-12-01
Movie Alone in the Dark Byron 'Preacher' Sutcliff 1982-11-12
Series Matt Houston Unknown 1982-09-26
Movie Journey Through the Black Sun Commander John Koenig 1982-09-13
Movie The Harlem Globetrotters on Gilligan's Island J.J. Pierson 1981-05-15
Movie The Return Niles Buchanan 1980-03-31
Movie Alien Attack Commander John Koenig 1980-09-04
Movie Without Warning Fred 'Sarge' Dobbs 1980-09-26
Movie Meteor Major General Adlon 1979-10-19
Movie The Death of Ocean View Park Tom Flood 1979-10-19
Movie The Fall of the House of Usher Roderick Usher 1979-10-01
Movie The Last Word Captain Garrity 1979-01-01
Movie Destination Moonbase-Alpha Commander John Koenig 1978-12-31
Movie Shadows in an Empty Room Dr. George Tracer 1976-03-09
Series Space: 1999 Commander John Koenig 1975-09-04
Movie Savage Paul Savage 1973-03-31
Movie Black Gunn Capelli 1972-12-20
Movie Welcome Home, Johnny Bristol Johnny Bristol 1972-01-30
Movie A Town Called Bastard The Colonel 1971-10-27
Series Columbo Dexter Paris / Norman Paris 1971-09-15
Movie They Call Me Mister Tibbs! Logan Sharpe 1970-07-10
Movie Operation Snafu Joe Mellone 1970-03-03
Series Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In Unknown 1968-01-22
Movie Nevada Smith Jesse Coe 1966-06-10
Series Mission: Impossible Unknown 1966-09-17
Series The Wild Wild West Unknown 1965-09-17
Series I Spy Danny Preston 1965-09-15
Series The Big Valley Unknown 1965-09-15
Movie The Hallelujah Trail Chief Walks-Stooped-Over 1965-06-23
Movie The Greatest Story Ever Told Caiaphas 1965-02-15
Series Branded Unknown 1965-01-24
Series Mr. Novak Unknown 1963-09-24
Series The Greatest Show on Earth Unknown 1963-09-17
Series The Outer Limits Unknown 1963-09-16
Movie Cleopatra Rufio 1963-06-12
Movie Stagecoach to Dancers' Rock Dade Coleman 1962-10-01
Series The Defenders Dr. Daniel Orren 1961-09-16
Series The Islanders Unknown 1960-10-02
Series Outlaws Unknown 1960-09-26
Series The Tall Man Unknown 1960-09-10
Series Tate Unknown 1960-06-08
Series Rawhide Unknown 1959-01-09
Series Johnny Staccato Unknown 1959-09-10
Series The Lawless Years Unknown 1959-04-16
Movie Pork Chop Hill Lt. Marshall 1959-05-29
Movie North by Northwest Leonard 1959-07-07
Series The Detectives Unknown 1959-10-16
Series The Twilight Zone Dan Hotaling 1959-10-02
Series Johnny Ringo Unknown 1959-10-02
Series Adventures in Paradise Unknown 1959-10-05
Series The Untouchables Jerry Fanning 1959-10-15
Movie The Gazebo The Duke 1959-12-16
Series Lawman Unknown 1958-10-05
Series The Rifleman Unknown 1958-09-30
Series Wanted: Dead or Alive Unknown 1958-09-06
Series Maverick Unknown 1957-09-22
Series Gunsmoke Unknown 1955-09-10
Series The Academy Awards Unknown 1953-03-18
Series General Electric Theater Unknown 1953-02-01
Series Westinghouse Studio One Unknown 1948-11-07