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Gene Siskel (1946–1999)


Gene Siskel was born on January 26, 1946 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Eugene Kal Siskel. He was married to Marlene Siskel. He died on February 20, 1999 in Evanston, Illinois. See full bio »

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Nominated for 7 Primetime Emmys. Another 1 win & 3 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Siskel & Ebert
Siskel & Ebert Himself - Host / Himself
(1986-2010)
Sneak Previews
(1975-1983)
At the Movies
At the Movies Himself - Host / Himself
(1982-1986)

Filmography

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 1995 The Critic (TV Series)
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 1993 The Larry Sanders Show (TV Series)
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- Off Camera (1993) ... Gene Siskel
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Siskel and Ebert appeared in several "Saturday Night Live" on NBC on several occassions. Near the middle of the program, they would review the comedy of the previous half of the show. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Portrayal | 2 Interviews | 3 Articles | See more »

Official Sites:


Alternate Names:

Siskel

Height:

6' 1" (1.85 m)
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Personal Quote:

The violence, the violence...you see a guy with a knife...I mean, It's so unpleasant! See more »

Trivia:

Agreed with long-time colleague Roger Ebert on the best film of 1990 (Goodfellas (1990)) and the worst films of 1980 (I Spit on Your Grave (1978)) and 1994 (North (1994)). See more »

Trademark:

Distinctive style of writing See more »

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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