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Martin Landau

Previous star: Robert Duvall

Biography

Landau in 2010

Source: Wikipedia

Martin Landau (born June 20, 1928) is an American film and television actor. His career started in the 1950s, with early film appearances including a supporting role in Alfred Hitchcock's North by Northwest (1959). He played regular roles in the television series Mission: Impossible (for which he received several Emmy Award nominations and a Golden Globe Award) and Space: 1999.

Fact file

  • Born: June 20, 1928 (age 87) Brooklyn, New York, U.S.
  • Residence: West Hollywood, California
  • Education: James Madison High School
  • Alma mater: Pratt Institute
  • Occupation: Actor and acting coach
  • Years active: 1956–present
  • Organization: Actors Studio
  • Religion: Jewish
  • Spouse(s): Barbara Bain (m. 1957; div. 1993)
  • Children: Susan Bain Landau Finch Juliet Landau

Read more about Martin Landau at Wikipedia or at the Internet Movie Database

In the news

Martin Landau's last role gets lost in suds of soapy 'Abe & Phil's Last Poker Game'
LA Times Entertainme, 2018-01-11 18:50:00
Played out against the backdrop of a nursing home, “Abe & Phil’s Last Poker Game,” a first feature by neurologist Howard L. Weiner and the last starring the late Martin Landau, too often finds itself treading a wobbly line between melancholic and mawkish. Landau, who died last July at age ...

L.A. movie openings, Jan. 12
LA Times Entertainme, 2018-01-07 14:00:00
Jan. 12 Abe & Phil's Last Poker Game Comedy-drama with Martin Landau, Paul Sorvino, Maria Dizzia. Written and directed by Howard Weiner. Azad Futuristic indie thriller. Directed by Farasat Khan. Blur Circle Drama with Cora Vander Broek, Matthew Brumlow, Ryan Artzberger. Written by Brian Elliott...

See Martin Landau's final role in exclusive trailer for 'Abe & Phil's Last Poker Game'
USA Today Movies, 2017-11-21 18:35:53
The Oscar-winning actor stars with Paul Sorvino as a pair of friends at a nursing home whose relationship is tested.         

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