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Martin Landau

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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

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Variety, 2017-11-08 21:00:01
Gravitas Ventures has acquired North American rights to “Abe’s Last Poker Game,” starring the late Martin Landau in his final film along with Paul Sorvino. The drama, formerly “The Last Poker Game,” premiered in April at the Tribeca Film Festival. Landau died in July at the age of 89. “Abe’s ...

Martin Landau Died from Massive Internal Bleeding
TMZ, 2017-07-27 22:58:00
Martin Landau died at UCLA Medical Center when he suffered severe internal bleeding which led to his organs shutting down. According to his death certificate, obtained by TMZ, the Hollywood icon's immediate cause of death is hypovolemic shock --…

Martin Landau, Actor Who Won an Oscar for ‘Ed Wood,’ Dies at 89
NY Times Movies, 2017-07-17 20:56:10
Mr. Landau, who gained fame in the 1960s TV series “Mission: Impossible,” but then struggled to find work, enjoyed a career revival in film decades later.

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