Martin Landau
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Name:
Martin Landau
Origin:
Brooklyn, New York, U.S.
Date of Birth:
June 20, 1928
Date of Death:
July 15, 2017
Occupation(s):
Actor

Martin James Landau (June 20, 1928 – July 15, 2017) was an American actor who portrayed Bela Lugosi in Ed Wood, Peter Van Garrett in Sleepy Hollow and voiced Mr. Rzykruski in Frankenweenie.

Filmography[edit | edit source]

Films[edit | edit source]

Year Title Role Notes
1959 Pork Chop Hill Lieutenant Marshall
North by Northwest Leonard
Template:Sortname The Duke
1962 Stagecoach to Dancers' Rock Dade Coleman
1963 Cleopatra Rufio
Decision at Midnight Nils
1965 Template:Sortname Caiaphas
Template:Sortname Chief Walks-Stooped-Over
1966 Nevada Smith Jesse Coe
1970 Operation Snafu Joe Mellone
They Call Me Mister Tibbs! Logan Sharpe
1971 A Town Called Bastard The Colonel
1972 Black Gunn Capelli
1976 Strange Shadows in an Empty Room Dr. George Tracer
1979 Template:Sortname Captain Garrity
Meteor Major General Adlon
1980 Without Warning Fred "Sarge" Dobbs
Template:Sortname Niles Buchanan
1982 Alone in the Dark Byron "Preacher" Sutcliff
1983 The Being Garson Jones
Trial by Terror
1984 Access Code Agency Head
1985 Treasure Island Old Captain
1987 Sweet Revenge Cicero
Empire State Chuck
Cyclone Bosarian
Delta Fever Bud
W.A.R.: Women Against Rape Judge Shaw
1988 Real Bullets Sallini
Run If You Can Curt Malvani
Tucker: The Man and His Dream Abe Karatz Chicago Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actor
Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture
Kansas City Film Critics Circle Award for Best Supporting Actor (shared with Tom Cruise and Dean Stockwell)
Nominated—Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor
Nominated—Los Angeles Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actor
Nominated—New York Film Critics Circle Award for Best Supporting Actor
1989 Paint It Black Daniel Lambert
Crimes and Misdemeanors Judah Rosenthal Nominated—Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor
Nominated—Chicago Film Critics Association Award for Best Actor
Nominated—Los Angeles Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actor
1991 Firehead Admiral Pendleton
1992 Mistress Jack Roth
1993 No Place to Hide Frank McCoy
Eye of the Stranger Mayor Howard Bains
Sliver Alex Parsons
1994 Time Is Money Mac
Intersection Neal
Ed Wood Bela Lugosi Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor[1]
American Comedy Award for Funniest Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture[2]
Boston Society of Film Critics Award for Best Supporting Actor[3]
Chicago Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actor[4]
Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actor
Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture[5]
Los Angeles Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actor[6]
National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Supporting Actor[7]
New York Film Critics Circle Award for Best Supporting Actor[8]
Saturn Award for Best Actor[9]
Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role
Society of Texas Film Critics Award for Best Supporting Actor
Southeastern Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actor
Nominated—BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role[10]
1996 City Hall Judge Walter Stern
Template:Sortname Geppetto
Template:Sortname Roy Tilden
1997 B*A*P*S Mr. Donald Blakemore
Legend of the Spirit Dog Storyteller Voice
1998 Template:Sortname Alvin Kurtzweil, MD
Rounders Abe Petrovsky
1999 EDtv Al
Template:Sortname Gordon Trout
Template:Sortname Geppetto
Sleepy Hollow Peter Van Garrett Uncredited
Carlo's Wake Carlo Torello
2000 Ready to Rumble Sal Bandini
Very Mean Men Mr. White
Shiner Frank Spedding
2001 Template:Sortname Harry Trimble
2003 Hollywood Homicide Jerry Duran
The Commission Senator Richard Russell
Wake Older Sebastian Riven
2004 Template:Sortname Joseph Krauzenberg
2005 Film Trix Himself
2006 Love Made Easy Don Farinelli, Sr.
An Existential Affair The Wedding Doctor
2008 David & Fatima Rabbi Schmulic
Lovely, Still Robert Malone
Harrison Montgomery Harrison Montgomery
City of Ember Sul
Billy: The Early Years Older Charles Templeton
2009 9 2 Voice
Remembering Nigel Himself
2010 Ivory Leon Spencer
Finding Grandma Doc Fine Short
2011 Mysteria Hotel Manager
2012 Frankenweenie Mr. Rzykruski Voice
2015 Entourage Bob Ryan
Remembering Nigel
Remember Max Rosenbaum
2016 The Red Maple Leaf Bernard Florence
2017 The Last Poker Game Dr. Abe Mandelbaum [11]
Without Ward Ward Posthumous release, (final film role)
2019 Love, Antosha Himself Documentary, posthumous release (filmed in 2017)

Television[edit | edit source]

Year Title Role Notes
1957 Harbormaster First Mate Episode: "Sanctuary"
1958 Lawman Bob Ford Episode: "The Outcast"
Sugarfoot Jim Kelly Episode: "The Ghost"
Gunsmoke Thorp Episode: "The Patsy"
1959 The Lawless Years Silva Episode: "Lucky Silva"
The Twilight Zone Dan Hotaling Episode: "Mr. Denton on Doomsday"
Johnny Staccato Jerry Lindstrom Episode: "Murder for Credit"
Tales of Wells Fargo Doc Holliday Episode: "Doc Holliday"
1960 Tate John Chess Episode: "Tigrero"
Johnny Ringo Wes Tymon Episode: "The Derelict"
The Islanders Arnie Episode: "Duel of Strangers"
Adventures in Paradise Sackett Episode: "Nightmare on Nakupa"
Wagon Train Preacher Episode: "The Cathy Eckhart Story"
1961 Adventures in Paradise Miller Episode: "Mr. Flotsam"
Bonanza Emeliano Episode: "The Gift"
The Rifleman Miguel Episode: "The Vaqueros"
The Tall Man Francisco Episode: "Dark Moment"
The Law and Mr. Jones Episode: "Lincoln"
The Detectives Starring Robert Taylor Vince Treynor Episode: "Shadow of His Brother"
1962 The Tall Man Father Gueschim Episode: "The Black Robe"
1963 The Travels of Jaimie McPheeters Cochio Episode: "The Day of the Killer"
Mr. Novak Victor Rand Episode: "Pay the Two Dollars"
The Outer Limits Andro Episode: "The Man Who Was Never Born"
1964 The Defenders Dr. Daniel Orren Episode: "The Secret"
The Greatest Show on Earth Mario de Mona Episode: "The Night the Monkey Died"
The Alfred Hitchcock Hour Lawyer Episode: "Second Verdict"
The Outer Limits Richard Bellero Episode: "The Bellero Shield"
The Twilight Zone Major Ivan Kuchenko Episode: "The Jeopardy Room"
The Ghost of Sierra de Cobre Nelson Orion Television film
1965 Mr. Novak Robert Coolidge Episode: "Enter a Strange Animal"
A Man Called Shenandoah Jace Miller Episode: "The Locket"
I Spy Danny Preston Episode: "Danny Was a Million Laughs"[12]
The Big Valley Mariano Montoya Episode: "The Way to Kill a Killer"
1966 Branded Edwin Booth Episode: "This Stage of Fools"
The Man from U.N.C.L.E. Count Zark Episode: "The Bat Cave Affair"
Gunsmoke Britton Episode: "The Goldtakers"
1966–1969 Mission: Impossible Rollin Hand 76 episodes
Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Television Series Drama
Nominated—Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series (1967–1969)
1969 Get Smart Max's new face Episode: "Pheasant Under Glass"
1972 Welcome Home, Johnny Bristol Johnny Bristol Television film
1973 Savage Paul Savage Television film
Columbo Dexter Paris / Norman Paris Episode: "Double Shock"
1975–1977 Space: 1999 Commander John Koenig 47 episodes
1979 The Fall of the House of Usher Roderick Usher Television film
The Death of Ocean View Park Tom Flood
1981 The Harlem Globetrotters on Gilligan's Island J.J. Pierson
1982 Matt Houston Marquis Duval Sr. Episode: "The Hunted"
Hotel Russell Slocum Episode: "Confrontations"
1984 Buffalo Bill Hayden Stone Episode: "Company Ink"
Murder, She Wrote Al Drake Episode: "Birds of a Feather"
1985 The Twilight Zone William Cooper-Janes Episode: "The Beacon"
1986 Kung Fu: The Movie John Martin Perkins III Television film
Blacke's Magic Broderick Episode: "Last Flight from Moscow"
1987 Alfred Hitchcock Presents Wallace Garrison Episode: "The Final Twist"
The Return of the Six Million Dollar Man and the Bionic Woman Lyle Stenning Television film
1989 The Neon Empire Max Loeb
1990 Max and Helen Simon Wiesenthal Television film
Nominated—CableACE Award for Supporting Actor in a Movie or Miniseries
By Dawn's Early Light President of the United States Television film
Nominated—CableACE Award for Actor in a Movie or Miniseries
1992 Legacy of Lies Abraham Resnick Television film
CableACE Award for Supporting Actor in a Movie or Miniseries
1994 12:01 Dr. Thadius Moxley Television film
1995–1996 Spider-Man The Scorpion / Mac Gargan Voice, 4 episodes
1995 Joseph Jacob Television film
1999 Bonanno: A Godfather's Story Joseph Bonanno (age 94)
2000 In the Beginning Abraham 2 episodes
2001 Haven Papa Gruber Television film
Oswald Jackie Voice, Episode: "Rollerskating"
Sagwa, the Chinese Siamese Cat Paul Voice, Episode: "Sagwa's Swan Song"
Courage the Cowardly Dog Austin Voice, Episode: "The Tower of Dr. Zalost"
2002 Corsairs Television film
2003 The Fairly OddParents Johnny Voice, Episode: "Information Stupor Highway"
Sonic X Victor Voice, Episode: "Chaos Emerald Chaos"
2004–2009 Without a Trace Frank Malone 5 episodes
Nominated—Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series (2004–2005)
2005 Hi Hi Puffy AmiYumi Robert Earl Voice, Episode: "Visiting Hours"
Danny Phantom Robin Boone Voice, Episode: "Pirate Radio"
My Life as a Teenage Robot Benzoate Voice, Episode: "Toying with Jenny"
2006 The Evidence Dr. Sol Gold 8 episodes
The Buzz on Maggie Robbie Voice, Episode: "Scout of Order"
Wow! Wow! Wubbzy! Lenin Voice, Episode: "A Little Help From Your Friends"
2006–2008 Entourage Bob Ryan 4 episodes
Nominated—Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series (2007)
2007 Wayside Lobster Voice, Episode: "Age of Aquarium"
The Modifyers Jack Voice, Pilot
2009 In Plain Sight Joseph Thomas/Joseph Tancredi Episode: "Training Video"
2011 The Simpsons The Great Raymondo Voice, Episode: "The Great Simpsina"
2011 Have a Little Faith Rabbi Albert Lewis Television film
2013 The Anna Nicole Story J. Howard Marshall II
2014 Outlaw Prophet: Warren Jeffs Rulon Jeffs
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