Person Details

Birthday: 1906-04-22 04:34:51

Death: 2005-05-26 04:34:51

Aliases: Edward Albert Heimberger , Eddie Albert Sr. , Eddie Albert Heimberger

Gender: Male

Place of birth: Rock Island, Illinois, U.S.

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Movie Involvements: 53

TV Involvements: 10


Most Famous Work

Biography

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Edward Albert Heimberger (April 22, 1906 – May 26, 2005), known professionally as Eddie Albert, was an American actor and activist. He was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor in 1954 for his performance in Roman Holiday, and in 1973 for The Heartbreak Kid. Other well-known screen roles of his include Bing Edwards in the Brother Rat films, traveling salesman Ali Hakim in the musical Oklahoma!, and the corrupt prison warden in 1974's The Longest Yard. He starred as Oliver Wendell Douglas in the 1960s television situation comedy Green Acres and as Frank MacBride in the 1970s crime drama Switch. He also had a recurring role as Carlton Travis on Falcon Crest, opposite Jane Wyman. Description above from the Wikipedia Eddie Albert, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Most Famous Work

Columbo
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8

Columbo

(1971) Martin Hollister
The Longest Day
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8

The Longest Day

(1962) Col. Thompson
Tony Awards
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7

Tony Awards

(1956) Himself - Host
Oklahoma!
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7

Oklahoma!

(1955) Ali Hakim
Dreamscape
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6

Dreamscape

(1984) The President
The Concorde... Airport '79
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5

The Concorde... Airport '79

(1979) Eli Sands
Escape to Witch Mountain
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6

Escape to Witch Mountain

(1975) Jason O'Day
Attack
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7

Attack

(1956) Capt. Erskine Cooney

Acting

Year Character Movie/Tv
2002 Himself (archive footage)
1995 Herbert Gower
1994 N/A
1993 The Porter (archive footage) (uncredited)
N/A
1992 Bill Douglas
1991 Dr. Charles Favender
1990 Oliver Wendell Douglas
1989 M.C.
Police Chief Maloney
1987 N/A
Joe Varon
1986 Judge Hand
1985 Dean Bradley
N/A
Bill White
Pete Helmes
N/A
1984 N/A
The President
Harry Kruger
1983 Father Dietrich
1982 Henry Pollack
N/A
Jason O'Day
1981 N/A
N/A
Adm. Wiley Sloan
Samuel Ellison
Festus
Coach Homer Sixx
Bart Kramer
1980 Daggett
Felix Kendrick
Moffat
Max
1979 Eli Sands
1978 Ogden Towery
Capt. Dunn
1976 Alex Warren
N/A
1975 Leo Sellers
Colonel Lockyer
N/A
Dr. Samuel 'Sam' Richards
Pop
Jason O'Day
1974 Warden Hazen
Chief Berrigan
Capt. Ed Kosterman
Diplomat Benjamin Franklin
1973 Pod Clock
Dr Thomas Spencer
1972 Duane Corcoran
Dr. George Baxter
Narrator
1971 Martin Hollister
1970 N/A
1969 N/A
1968 Capt. Standish (voice)
N/A
N/A
Himself - Guest
1967 N/A
1966 Charles Pether
1965 Oliver Wendell Douglas
Ben Morgan
1963 Col. Norval Algate Bliss
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
himself
Rider Otto
1962 Clint Morgan
N/A
N/A
Col. Thompson
N/A
N/A
Harvey Holt Ames
1961 Harry Davis
N/A
N/A
N/A
Dr. Charles Dornberger
1959 Bob Carter
N/A
N/A
N/A
1958 Abe Fields
N/A
N/A
Hanagan
Maj. MacMahon
1957 Austin Mack
Bill Gorton
1956 Captain McLean
The Fiction Writer
N/A
N/A
Capt. Erskine Cooney
Himself - Host
1955 Burt McGuire
Ali Hakim
Elliot Atterbury
Martin Barret
1954 N/A
1953 N/A
Irving Radovich
N/A
N/A
1952 N/A
Charles Drouet
Orlando Higgens (segment Woman of Sin)
1951 N/A
N/A
Chris Leeds
Lt. Bill Barron
1950 Humphrey Briggs
N/A
N/A
N/A
1949 N/A
N/A
1948 Harry Proctor / 'Old' Joe
Winston Smith
Bullets Baker
N/A
N/A
Daniel Bone
1947 Jake Bullard
Steve Nelson
Gil Cummins
1946 Jeffrey Dolan
1943 Tom Hughes
Wacky Waters
Terry Moore
1942 Leckie
Bill Kingsford aka The Panama Kid
N/A
1941 Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)
George Watkins
Edward 'Eddie' Barnes
Matt Varney
Robert 'Dreamy' Smith
Dr. Clint Forrest, Jr.
1940 Max Wagner
Dusty Rhodes
Peter Coleman
Bing Edwards
1939 Dr. Clinton Forrest, Jr.
Phil Dolan Jr.
1938 'Bing' Edwards
Year Character Movie/Tv

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