Friday, May 26, 2017

REMEMBERING EDDIE ALBERT

Who died this date in 2005....Edward Albert Heimberger (April 22, 1906 – May 26, 2005), known professionally as Eddie Albert, was an American actor and activist. (CLICK ON THE PHOTO).

He was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor in 1954 for his performance in Roman Holiday, and in 1973 for The Heartbreak Kid. Other well-known screen roles of his include Bing Edwards in the Brother Rat films, traveling salesman Ali Hakim in the musical Oklahoma!, and the sadistic prison warden in 1974's The Longest Yard. He starred as Oliver Wendell Douglas in the 1960s television sitcom Green Acres...READ MORE HERE https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eddie_Albert

1 comment:

  1. He was underrated and could do both comedy and drama well.

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