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Karl Malden

Actor | * 03/22/1912 († 97, 07/01/2009) | Chicago, Illinois, USA
996 turns 107 today
Karl Malden (born Mladen George Sekulovich; March 22, 1912 – July 1, 2009) was an American actor. He was primarily a character actor who "for more than 60 years brought an intelligent intensity and a homespun authenticity to roles in theater, film and television", especially in such classic films as A Streetcar Named Desire (1951) — for which he won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor — On the Waterfront (1954), Pollyanna (1960), and One-Eyed Jacks (1961). Malden also played in high-profile Hollywood films such as Baby Doll (1956), The Hanging Tree (1959), How the West Was Won (1962), and Patton (1970).From 1972 to 1977, he ... ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Crime | Action

Known for these Movies & Shows

Patton

PG

1970 | 3.7/5 | 2h 52min
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On the Waterfront

NR

1954 | 4.1/5 | 1h 48min
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Baby Doll

Certification unknown

1956 | 3.7/5 | 1h 54min
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A Streetcar Named Desire

PG

1951 | 3.9/5 | 2h 5min
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Awards & Nominations for Karl Malden

Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor Screen Actors Guild Life Achievement Award 2x Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor

Movies with Karl Malden as Actor(63)

as Mike Stone (voice)2011 The Streets of the Invisibles
as Fred Zusselman1991 Absolute Strangers
as Doctor Harold Arlen1990 Call Me Anna
as Leon Klinghoffer1989 The Hijacking of the Achille Lauro
as Elmo Zumwalt Jr.1988 My Father, My Son
as Arthur Kirk1987 Nuts
as Gus Macalinski1983 The Sting II
as Marko Sekulović1982 Twilight Time
as Herb Brooks1981 Miracle on Ice
as Mike McNeill1981 Word of Honor
as Harry Sherwood, NASA1979 Meteor
as Wilbur Hubbard1979 Beyond the Poseidon Adventure
as Disko Troop1977 Captains Courageous
as Captain John Kiley1972 Summertime Killer
as Franco Arno1971 The Cat o' Nine Tails
as Walter Buckman1971 Wild Rovers
as Gen. Omar N. Bradley1970 Patton
as Carlton J. Klemper1968 Hot Millions
as Doc Morton1968 Blue
as Leo Newbigen1967 Billion Dollar Brain
as Keycase Milne1967 Hotel
as Tom Fitch1966 Nevada Smith
as Julian Wall1966 Murderers' Row
as Shooter1965 The Cincinnati Kid
as Sergeant Jim Hobbson1964 Dead Ringer
as Captain Wessels1964 Cheyenne Autumn
as Herbie Sommers1962 Gypsy
as Harvey Shoemaker1962 Birdman of Alcatraz
as Zebulon Prescott1962 How the West Was Won
as Ralph Willart1962 All Fall Down
as Judd Raike1961 Parrish
as Sheriff Dad Longworth1961 One-Eyed Jacks
as Father Devlin1961 The Great Impostor
as Reverend Paul Ford1960 Pollyanna
as Frenchy Plante1959 The Hanging Tree
as Prisoner (uncredited)1957 Time Limit
as MSgt. Chuck V. Brennan1957 Bombers B-52
as John Piersall1957 Fear Strikes Out
as Archie Lee Meighan1956 Baby Doll
as Father Barry1954 On the Waterfront
as Dr. Marais1954 Phantom of the Rue Morgue
as Inspector Larrue1953 I Confess
as Sgt. Laverne Holt1953 Take the High Ground!
as Maj. Latrec1952 Operation Secret
as Jim Gentry1952 Ruby Gentry
as Sgt. Ernie Guelvada1952 Diplomatic Courier
as Capt. Buck Maxwell1952 The Sellout
as C.E. "Doc" Jones1951 Halls of Montezuma
as Harold Mitchell1951 A Streetcar Named Desire
as Mac1950 The Gunfighter
as Det. Lt. Thomas1950 Where the Sidewalk Ends
as Jump Master (uncredited)1947 13 Rue Madeleine
as Det. Lt. White (uncredited)1947 Boomerang!
as Sgt. William Cullen1947 Kiss of Death
as Adams (as Cpl. Karl Malden)1944 Winged Victory

TV Shows/Series with Karl Malden as Actor(5)

as Father Thomas Cavanaugh1999 The West Wing
as Freddy Kassab1984 Fatal Vision
1980 Skag
as Lt. Mike Stone1972 The Streets of San Francisco

Movies with Karl Malden as Crew(1)

Directing/Director1957 Time Limit

Additional Information

Born: 03/22/1912 in Chicago
Died: 07/01/2009 in Brentwood (aged: 97)
Zodiac sign: Aries (Chinese zodiac sign: Rat)
Languages: English (EN), Serbian (SR)
Educated at: DePaul University
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:4358, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 03/13/2019