Person Details

Birthday: 1928-06-20 18:13:19

Death: 2017-07-15 18:13:19

Aliases: No known aliases

Gender: Male

Place of birth: Brooklyn, New York, USA

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Movie Involvements: 88

TV Involvements: 13


Most Famous Work

Biography

Martin James Landau (June 20, 1928 – July 15, 2017) was an American actor, acting coach, producer, and editorial cartoonist. His career began 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. Landau received the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture, as well as his first nomination for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor, for his role in Tucker: The Man and His Dream (1988); he received his second Oscar nomination for his performance in Woody Allen's Crimes and Misdemeanors (1989). His performance in the supporting role of Bela Lugosi in Ed Wood (1994) earned him an Academy Award, a Screen Actors Guild Award and a Golden Globe Award. Description above from the Wikipedia article Martin Landau, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Most Famous Work

Columbo
Average
8

Columbo

(1971) Dexter Paris / Norman Paris
Without a Trace
Average
7

Without a Trace

(2002) Frank Malone
Mission: Impossible
Average
8

Mission: Impossible

(1966) Rollin Hand
North by Northwest
Average
8

North by Northwest

(1959) Leonard
9
Average
7

9

(2009) 2 (voice)
Sleepy Hollow
Average
7

Sleepy Hollow

(1999) Peter Van Garrett
City of Ember
Average
6

City of Ember

(2008) Sul
Rounders
Average
7

Rounders

(1998) Abe Petrovsky

Acting

Year Character Movie/Tv
2020 Himself
2019 Himself (archive footage)
2018 Abe
2017 Bernard Florence
2016 Martin Kramer
2015 Max Rosenbaum
2014 Rulon Jeffs
2013 J. Howard Marshall
2012 Mr. Rzykruski (voice)
2011 Rabbi Albert Lewis
Himself
Hotel Manager
2010 Leon Spencer
2009 Himself
Himself
2 (voice)
2008 Sul
Rabbi Schmulic
Harrison Montgomery
Robert
2007 Himself
2006 Dr. Sol Gold
2005 Himself
Himself - Interviewee
2004 Joseph Krauzenberg
Himself
Himself (archive footage)
Himself / Bela Lugosi
Bob Ryan
Himself - Actor
2003 Older Sebastian Riven
Sen. Richard Russell
Jerry Duran
Himself
2002 Frank Malone
Narrator
2001 Harry Trimble
Interviewee
Himself
Papa Gruber
Himself
2000 Abraham
Frank Spedding
Himself
Mr. White
Sal Bandini
1999 Peter Van Garrett
Gepetto
Joseph Bonanno, age 94
Gordon Trout
Al
1998 Abe Petrovsky
Himself
Kurtzweil
Roy Tilden
1997 (voice)
Storyteller
Mr. Donald Blakemore
1996 Geppetto
N/A
Judge Walter Stern
1995 Jakob
1994 N/A
Mac
Bela Lugosi
N/A
Neal
1993 Dr. Thadius Moxley
Alex Parsons
Mayor Howard Bains
1992 Frank McCoy
Jack Roth
N/A
Jerry Gertz
1991 Narrator (voice)
Adm. Pendleton
Narrator
1990 N/A
Simon Wiesenthal
President
Daniel Lambert
1989 N/A
Judah Rosenthal
Max
1988 Abe
Sallini
Chuck
1987 Bosarian
Lyle Stenning
Cicero
Malvani
Judge Shaw
1986 John Martin Perkins III
N/A
1985 The Captain
N/A
N/A
1984 Al Drake
Agency Head
1983 Garson Jones
Hayden Stone
N/A
1982 Commander John Koenig
Byron "Preacher" Sutcliff
N/A
Commander John Koenig
N/A
1981 J.J. Pierson
1980 Fred 'Sarge' Dobbs
Commander John Koenig
Niles Buchanan
1979 Tom Flood
Major General Adlon
Roderick Usher
Captain Garrity
1978 Commander John Koenig
1977 Himself
1976 Dr. George Tracer
1975 John Koenig
1974 John Koenig
1973 Paul Savage
1972 Capelli
Johnny Bristol
1971 The Colonel
Dexter Paris / Norman Paris
1970 Logan Sharpe
Joe Mellone
1969 Rollin Hard
Himself
1968 N/A
1967 N/A
1966 Rollin Hand
Jesse Coe
1965 N/A
Danny Preston
N/A
Chief Walks-Stooped-Over
Caiaphas
N/A
1964 Nelson Orion
1963 N/A
N/A
N/A
Rufio
1962 Dade Coleman
N/A
1961 Dr. Daniel Orren
1960 N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
The Duke
1959 N/A
Jerry Fanning
N/A
N/A
Dan Hotaling
Major Ivan Kuchenko
N/A
Leonard
Lt. Marshall
N/A
N/A
1958 N/A
N/A
N/A
1957 N/A
1955 Self
N/A
1953 N/A
N/A
1948 N/A
Year Character Movie/Tv

Production

Year Role Movie/Tv
2008 Executive Producer
Year Role Movie/Tv

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