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​  Martin Landau (born June 20, 1928) was 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.

He died at the age of 89 at the Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles, California on July 15, 2017; he had been briefly hospitalized and, according to his representative, died of "unexpected complications".

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MOVIE CREDITS:
1959: Leonard - North by Northwest
1994: Bela Lugosi - Ed Wood
1998: Kurtzweil - The X Files
1993: Alex Parsons - Sliver
1998: Abe Petrovsky - Rounders
1995: Jakob - Joseph
1965: Caiaphas - The Greatest Story Ever Told
1999: Peter Van Garrett - Sleepy Hollow
2004: Joseph Krauzenberg - The Aryan Couple
1990: President - By Dawn's Early Light
2001: Harry Trimble - The Majestic
2000: Sal Bandini - Ready to Rumble
1966: Jesse Coe - Nevada Smith
1999: Al - Edtv
1989: Judah Rosenthal - Crimes and Misdemeanors
1965: Chief Walks-Stooped-Over - The Hallelujah Trail
1963: Rufio - Cleopatra
2009: 2 (voice) - 9
2005: Himself - Interviewee - Steve McQueen: The Essence of Cool
1970: Logan Sharpe - They Call Me Mister Tibbs!
1988: Abe - Tucker: The Man and His Dream
2008: Sul - City of Ember
1979: Major General Adlon - Meteor
1982: Byron 'Preacher' Sutcliff - Alone in the Dark
2000: Frank Spedding - Shiner
1991: Adm. Pendleton - Firehead
1980: Fred 'Sarge' Dobbs - Without Warning
2012: Mr. Rzykruski (voice) - Frankenweenie
1988: Chuck - Empire State
1994: Neal - Intersection
1971: The Colonel - A Town Called Bastard
1993: Dr. Thadius Moxley - 12:01
1986: John Martin Perkins III - Kung Fu: The Movie
1997: Mr. Donald Blakemore - B.A.P.S.
1996: Geppetto - The Adventures of Pinocchio
2008: Robert Malone - Lovely, Still
2011: Himself - Woody Allen: A Documentary
1987: Bosarian - Cyclone
1992: Jack Roth - Mistress
2002: Narrator - Shanghai Ghetto
1983: Garson Jones - The Being
1976: Dr. George Tracer - Una Magnum Special per Tony Saitta
1993: Frank McCoy - No Place To Hide
1980: Commander John Koenig - Alien Attack
1978: Commander John Koenig - Destination Moonbase-Alpha
2011: Hotel Manager - Mysteria
1982: Commander John Koenig - Journey Through the Black Sun
1972: Capelli - Black Gunn
2003: Himself - Broadway: The Golden Age
2011: Rabbi Albert Lewis - Have a Little Faith
1989: Daniel Lambert - Paint It Black
1982: Commander John Koenig - Cosmic Princess
1987: Cicero - Sweet Revenge
1980: Niles Buchanan - The Return
1973: Paul Savage - Savage
2001: Himself - Cleopatra: The Film That Changed Hollywood
1999: Gordon Trout - The Joyriders
1997: Voice - The Long Way Home
2001: Papa Gruber - Haven
1962: Dade Coleman - Stagecoach to Dancers' Rock
1987: Malvani - Run If You Can
2013: J. Howard Marshall - Anna Nicole
1988: Sallini - Real Bullets
1989: Max - The Neon Empire
2003: Older Sebastian Riven - Wake
2016: Martin Kramer - A Fighting Chance
2004: Himself - Actor - Cary Grant: A Class Apart
1984: Agency Head - Access Code
1979: Tom Flood - The Death of Ocean View Park
1959: The Duke - The Gazebo
2014: Rulon Jeffs - Outlaw Prophet: Warren Jeffs
1970: Joe Mellone - Rosolino Paternò, soldato...
1999: Joseph Bonanno, age 94 - Bonanno: A Godfather's Story
1992: Legacy of Lies
2010: Leon Spencer - Ivory
1972: Johnny Bristol - Welcome Home, Johnny Bristol
1996: Judge Walter Stern - City Hall
2000: Himself - Destination Hitchcock: The Making of 'North by Northwest'
2008: Rabbi Schmulic - David & Fatima
2003: Jerry Duran - Hollywood Homicide
2016: Max Rosenbaum - Remember
1981: J.J. Pierson - The Harlem Globetrotters on Gilligan's Island
1987: Judge Shaw - W.A.R.: Women Against Rape
1998: Roy Tilden - The Elevator
1991: Narrator - Secrets of the Unknown
1979: Roderick Usher - The Fall of the House of Usher
2007: Himself - Brando
1959: Lt. Marshall - Pork Chop Hill
1979: Captain Garrity - The Last Word
1999: Gepetto - The New Adventures of Pinocchio
1985: The Captain - L'île au trésor
1998: Himself - Off the Menu: The Last Days of Chasen's
1993: Mayor Howard Bains - Eye of the Stranger
1991: Narrator (voice) - Echoes That Remain
2000: Mr. White - Very Mean Men
1997: Storyteller - Legend of the Spirit Dog
2018: Abe - Abe & Phil's Last Poker Game
1977: Himself - Aliens from Spaceship Earth
2008: Harrison Montgomery - Harrison Montgomery
2017: Bernard Florence - The Red Maple Leaf
1992: Jerry Gertz - Something to Live for: The Alison Gertz Story
2003: Interviewee - Contender: Mastering the Method
2001: Playboy Mansion Parties Uncensored
Trial by terror
1969: Himself - The Mama Cass Television Program
1964: The Ghost of Sierra de Cobre
1974: John Koenig - Spazio 1999
2009: Himself - A Night at the Movies: The Suspenseful World of Thrillers
2009: Himself - A Night at the Movies: The Gigantic World of Epics
2019: Himself (archive footage) - Love, Antosha
Himself - Hollywood's Greatest Villains
Dan Hotaling - Mr. Denton on Doomsday
1990: The Color of Evening

TV CREDITS:
1957: Maverick
1955: Gunsmoke
1948: Studio One
1966: Rollin Hand - Mission: Impossible
1953: General Electric Theater
1965: Danny Preston - I Spy
1959: Johnny Staccato
1960: The Tall Man
1968: Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In
1961: Dr. Daniel Orren - The Defenders
1959: Adventures in Paradise
1958: The Rifleman
1963: Mr. Novak
1960: Tate
1959: Johnny Ringo
1959: The Detectives
1963: The Outer Limits
1953: The Academy Awards
1975: Commander John Koenig - Space: 1999
1994: Inside the Actors Studio
2006: Dr. Sol Gold - The Evidence
1994: Spider-Man
1989: The Simpsons
1985: The Twilight Zone
2004: Bob Ryan - Entourage
2002: Without a Trace
1985: The New Alfred Hitchcock Presents
1983: Hotel
1996: E! True Hollywood Story
1966: Mission: Impossible
1960: The Islanders
1963: The Greatest Show on Earth
1960: Outlaws
1959: The Lawless Years
1983: Hayden Stone - Buffalo Bill
1982: Matt Houston
1965: The Wild Wild West
1959: Rawhide
1965: The Big Valley
1965: Branded
1958: Wanted: Dead or Alive
1958: Lawman
1986: Blacke's Magic
1959: Dan Hotaling - The Twilight Zone
1971: Dexter Paris / Norman Paris - Columbo
2000: Abraham - In the Beginning
1959: Jerry Fanning - The Untouchables
1963: Cleopatra
1967: The Carol Burnett Show