Ed Begley

Actor | * 03/25/1901 († 69, 04/28/1970) | Hartford, Connecticut, USA
Edward James Begley Sr. (March 25, 1901 – April 28, 1970) was an American actor of theatre, radio, film, and television. He won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his performance in the film Sweet Bird of Youth (1962) and appeared in such classics as 12 Angry Men (1957) and The Unsinkable Molly Brown (1964). He was nominated for an Emmy Award for his portrayal of Matthew Harrison Brady in a television adaptation of Inherit the Wind. He is the father of actor and environmental activist Ed Begley Jr. ()
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Ed Begley was a Tony and Academy Awards-winning American stage, screen, radio, and television actor.

Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Western | Crime

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Awards & Nominations for Ed Begley

Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor Tony Award for Best Featured Actor in a Play Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor

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Movies with Ed Begley as Actor(42)

as Henry Armitage1970 The Dunwich Horror
as Warren1970 Road to Salina
as Dennis McCarthy1969 Secrets of the Pirate's Inn
as U.S. President1969 The Monitors
as John Cole1969 The Silent Gun
as Captain Wilson1968 Hang 'em High
as Preacher Broyles1968 Firecreek
as Sen. Allbright1968 Wild in the Streets
as Kermit Dodd1968 A Time to Sing
as General Midwinter1967 Billion Dollar Brain
as Capt. Roy Klodin1967 Warning Shot
as Colum O'More1967 The Violent Enemy
as Grosbard1966 The Oscar
as Matthew Harrison Brady1965 Inherit the Wind
as Shamus Tobin1964 The Unsinkable Molly Brown
as Tom 'Boss' Finley1962 Sweet Bird of Youth
as Bartell1961 The Green Helmet
as Dave Burke1959 Odds Against Tomorrow
as Juror 101957 12 Angry Men
as Andy Sloane1956 Patterns
as William Briggs1956 Patterns
as Frank Allen1952 Deadline - U.S.A.
as Anthony Demmet1952 Lone Star
as Howard Whitehead1952 Boots Malone
as Neil Eichelberger1952 The Turning Point
as Dave Blodgett1951 The Lady from Texas
as Capt. Brawley1951 On Dangerous Ground
as Post Commander1951 You're in the Navy Now
as Mr. August Hartnagle1950 Saddle Tramp
as Barney1950 Dark City
as Lon Backett1950 Stars in My Crown
as Mackay, Head of Parole Board1950 Convicted
as Capt. Garcia1950 Backfire
as Haynes1950 Wyoming Mail
as Edgar Stone1949 It Happens Every Spring
as John J. 'Johnny' Brady (as Edward Begley)1949 Tulsa
as Myron Lupus1949 The Great Gatsby
as Josh Hovey1948 Deep Waters
as James 'J.B.' Cotterell1948 Sorry, Wrong Number
as Horatio J. Hammond1948 Sitting Pretty
as Chief Bernard Harmatz1948 The Street with No Name
as Paul Harris1947 Boomerang!

TV Shows/Series with Ed Begley as Actor(30)

Full Name: Ed Begley
Born: Monday, 03/25 1901 (March) in Hartford
Died: Tuesday, 04/28 1970 (April) in Hollywood (aged: 69)
Zodiac sign: Aries (Chinese zodiac sign: Ox)
Languages: English (EN)
Children: Ed Begley, Jr.
Other names for Ed Begley (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Edward Begley"
"Edward James Begley"
Ed Begley frequently works together with these people:
Bethel Leslie (18x, Actress)
James Gregory (16x, Actor)
Susan Oliver (16x, Actress)
Anne Francis (15x, Actress)
Edward Andrews (15x, Actor)
J. Pat O'Malley (15x, Actor)
Burt Brinckerhoff (15x, Crew)
William Windom (15x, Actor)
Charles Aidman (15x, Actor)
Nina Foch (15x, Actress)
Vaughn Taylor (15x, Actor)
Edith Head (5x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:8843, Added: 05/06/2018, Last updated: 08/08/2020