Active on Broadway in the following productions:
1 Print Biography |
1 Portrayal |
1 Interview |
11 Articles |
3 Pictorials |
Mr. Walter Matthau | Walter Matuschanskayasky
6' 2½" (1.89 m)
Did You Know?
He [Elvis Presley
] was an instinctive actor...He was quite bright...he was very intelligent...He was not a punk. He was very elegant, sedate, and refined, and sophisticated.
Won two Tony Awards: in 1962, as Best Supporting or Featured Actor (Dramatic) for "A Shot in the Dark," and in 1965 as Best Actor (Dramatic) for "The Odd Couple," recreating his part as Oscar Madison in the film version of the same name, The Odd Couple
(1968). Previously, he also had a Tony nomination in 1959 as Best Supporting or Featured Actor (Dramatic) for "Once More, with Feeling."
Craggy, hangdog face