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Lee Marvin

Actor / Military Personnel / Character Actor | * 02/19/1924 († 63, 08/29/1987) | New York City, New York (United States of America (USA))
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Lee Marvin (born Lamont Waltman Marvin Jr.; February 19, 1924 – August 29, 1987) was an American film and television actor. Known for his bass voice and premature white hair, he is best remembered for playing hardboiled "tough guy" characters. Although initially typecast as the "heavy" (i.e. villainous character), he later gained prominence for portraying anti-heroes, such as Detective Lieutenant Frank Ballinger on the television series M Squad (1957–1960). Marvin's notable roles in film included Charlie Strom in The Killers (1964), Rico Fardan in The Professionals (1966), Major John Reisman in The Dirty Dozen (1967), Ben Rumson in Paint Your Wagon (1969), Walker in Point Blank (1967), and the Sergeant in The Big Red One (1... ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Western | Crime

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Awards & Nominations for Lee Marvin

Purple Heart Academy Award for Best Actor Silver Bear Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy Academy Award for Best Actor
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Movies with Lee Marvin as Actor(73)

as Self (archive footage)2022 Clint Eastwood: The Last Legend
as Self (archive footage)2020 Charles Bronson: The Spirit of Masculinity
as himself2006 Operation Dirty Dozen
as The Sergeant (archive footage)2002 The Men Who Made the Movies: Samuel Fuller
as Colonel Nick Alexander1986 The Delta Force
as Maj. John Reisman1985 The Dirty Dozen: Next Mission
as Jimmy Cobb1984 Dog Day
as Jack Osborne1983 Gorky Park
as RCMP Sgt. Edgar Millen1981 Death Hunt
as The Sergeant1980 The Big Red One
as Wargrave1979 Avalanche Express
as Kalig Talbot1978 The Meanest Men in the West
as Colonel Flynn O'Flynn1976 Shout at the Devil
as Harry Spikes1974 The Spikes Gang
as Sheriff Track Bascomb1974 The Klansman
as Theodore 'Hickey' Hickman1973 The Iceman Cometh
as A No. 11973 Emperor of the North
as Nick Devlin1972 Prime Cut
as Leonard1972 Pocket Money
as Monte Walsh1970 Monte Walsh
as Ben Rumson1969 Paint Your Wagon
as Sgt. Paul Ryker1968 Sergeant Ryker
as American Pilot1968 Hell in the Pacific
as Walker1967 Point Blank
as himself1967 The Rock
as Maj. John Reisman1967 The Dirty Dozen
as Henry 'Rico' Fardan1966 The Professionals
as Kid Shelleen & Tim Strawn1965 Cat Ballou
as Tenny1965 Ship of Fools
as Charlie Strom1964 The Killers
as Dave Blassingame1963 The Losers
as Thomas "Boats" Gilhooley1963 Donovan's Reef
as Liberty Valance1962 The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance
as Crow1961 The Comancheros
as Tobias Brown1958 The Missouri Traveler
as Orville 'Flash' Perkins1957 Raintree County
as Lt. Col. Clyde Bartlett, CO, White Battalion1956 Attack
as Capt. John R. Miller1956 The Rack
as Bill Masters1956 7 Men from Now
as Sgt. Lloyd Carracart1956 Pillars of the Sky
as The Killer1955 A Life in the Balance
as Al Gannaway1955 Pete Kelly's Blues
as Brundage1955 Not as a Stranger
as Babe Kossuck1955 I Died a Thousand Times
as Slob / Mr. Gregory1955 Shack Out on 101
as Dill, Bank Robber1955 Violent Saturday
as Hector David1955 Bad Day at Black Rock
as Meatball1954 The Caine Mutiny
as Shaughnessy--Policeman1954 Gorilla at Large
as Lt. Keating1954 The Raid
as Cpl. Bowman1953 The Glory Brigade
as Pvt. Snively (uncredited)1953 Down Among the Sheltering Palms
as Vince Stone1953 The Big Heat
as Blinky1953 Gun Fury
as Sergeant Magruder1953 Seminole
as Dan Kurth1953 The Stranger Wore a Gun
as Chino1953 The Wild One
as Tinhorn Burgess1952 The Duel at Silver Creek
as MP at Trieste (uncredited)1952 Diplomatic Courier
as Rolph Bainter1952 Hangman's Knot
as Pinky (uncredited)1952 We're Not Married!
as Sgt. Joe Mooney1952 Eight Iron Men
as G.I. (uncredited)1951 Teresa
as Radio Man (uncredited)1951 You're in the Navy Now

TV Shows/Series with Lee Marvin as Actor(24)

as himself1982 Wogan
as himself1982 Champs-Elysées
as Narrator1970 It Couldn't Be Done
as Self - Guest1968 The Dick Cavett Show
1962 Combat!
as himself1962 The Merv Griffin Show
as Jud Hollister1960 The Barbara Stanwyck Show
as Steel Kelly1959 The Twilight Zone
as Detective Lt. Frank Ballinger1957 M Squad
1954 Climax!
1951 Dragnet

Movies with Lee Marvin as Crew(1)

Crew/Technical Supervisor1954 The Caine Mutiny

Full Name: Lee Marvin
Born: Tuesday, 02/19 1924 (February) in New York City, New York (United States of America (USA))
Died: Saturday, 08/29 1987 (August) in Tucson (aged: 63)
Zodiac sign: Pisces (Chinese zodiac sign: Rat)
Languages: English (EN, native language)
Educated at: Saint Leo University, Oakwood Friends School, Manumit School
Spouses (current/former): Betty Ebeling, Pamela Feeley
Father: Lamont Waltman Marvin
Mother: Courtenay Washington Davidge
Other names for Lee Marvin (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Лі Марвін"
Lee Marvin frequently works together with these people:
Barbara Stanwyck (33x, Actress)
Eddie Albert (13x, Actor)
Harry Townes (12x, Actor)
James Gregory (12x, Actor)
Nina Foch (12x, Actress)
Peter Falk (11x, Actor)
James Whitmore (11x, Actor)
Keenan Wynn (11x, Actor)
Ida Lupino (11x, Actress)
J. Pat O'Malley (11x, Actor)
Edward Binns (11x, Actor)
Samuel Fuller (10x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:759, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 01/31/2023