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Actor Walter Matthau

Walter Matthau

  • Birth name:

    Walter John Matthow

  • Date of Birth:

    1 July 1920 New York City, New York, USA

  • Height:

    6' 3" (1.91 m)

Biography:

Born Walter Matthow on October 1, 1920, to a pair of Russian-Jewish immigrants in New York City, Matthau grew up in poverty on the Lower East Side and started out selling soft drinks and playing bit parts at a Yiddish theater troupe at age 11. He was paid 50 cents for each of his occasional on-stage appearances. His father, a peddler from Kiev, left home when he was 3 years old. He lived with his older brother, Henry, and their mother, a garment worker, on the Lower East Side of New York. After graduatin... more

Filmography

Aсtor (41)

Movie

Year

Movie The Odd Couple II The Odd Couple II

as Oscar Madison

1998
Movie Grumpier Old Men Grumpier Old Men

as Max Goldman

1995
Movie The Grass Harp The Grass Harp

as Judge Charlie Cool

1995
Movie I.Q. I.Q.

as Albert Einstein

1994
Movie Chaplin Chaplin

as Himself - Oscar Sequence (archive footage)

1993
Movie JFK JFK

as Senator Russell Long

1991
Movie Pirates Pirates

as Captain Thomas Bartholomew Red

1986
Movie The Survivors The Survivors

as Sonny Paluso

1983
Movie I Ought to Be in Pictures I Ought to Be in Pictures

as Herbert Tucker

1982
Movie Buddy Buddy Buddy Buddy

as Trabucco

1981
Movie Hopscotch Hopscotch

as Miles Kendig / James Butler / Mr. Hannaway / Leonard Ross

1980
Movie Little Miss Marker Little Miss Marker

as Sorrowful Jones

1980
Movie California Suite California Suite

as Marvin Michaels - Visitors from Philadelphia

1978
Movie House Calls House Calls

as Dr. Charley Nichols

1978
Movie The Bad News Bears The Bad News Bears

as Coach Morris Buttermaker

1976
Movie The Front Page The Front Page

as Walter Burns

1974
Movie Earthquake Earthquake

as Drunk (as Walter Matuschanskayasky)

1974
Movie The Taking of Pelham One Two Three The Taking of Pelham One Two Three

as Lt. Zachary Garber

1974
Movie Charley Varrick Charley Varrick

as Charley Varrick

1973
Movie Plaza Suite Plaza Suite

as Roy Hubley / Jesse Kiplinger / Sam Nash

1971
Movie A New Leaf A New Leaf

as Henry Graham

1971
Movie Hello, Dolly! Hello, Dolly!

as Horace Vandergelder

1969
Movie Cactus Flower Cactus Flower

as Dr. Julian Winston

1969
Movie The Odd Couple The Odd Couple

as Oscar Madison

1968
Movie A Guide for the Married Man A Guide for the Married Man

as Paul Manning

1967
Movie The Fortune Cookie The Fortune Cookie

as Willie Gingrich

1966
Movie Goodbye Charlie Goodbye Charlie

as Sir Leopold Sartori

1964
Movie Fail-Safe Fail-Safe

as Groeteschele

1964
Movie Ensign Pulver Ensign Pulver

as Doc

1964
Movie Charade Charade

as Hamilton Bartholemew, The real Carson Dyle

1963
Movie Strangers When We Meet Strangers When We Meet

as Felix Anders

1960
Movie Ride a Crooked Trail Ride a Crooked Trail

as Judge Kyle

1958
Movie King Creole King Creole

as Maxie Fields

1958
Movie A Face in the Crowd A Face in the Crowd

as Mel Miller

1957
Movie Bigger Than Life Bigger Than Life

as Wally Gibbs

1956
Movie Saturday Night Live Saturday Night Live

as Himself - Host / Various

1978
Movie The Rogues The Rogues

as Aram Rodesko

1964
Movie Route 66 Route 66

as Sam Keep

1961
Movie Alfred Hitchcock Presents Alfred Hitchcock Presents

as Harry Wade

1960