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Lee Strasberg (1901–1982)


Famed acting teacher Lee Strassberg was born in Budzanov, Austria-Hungary (now Budanov, Ukraine). Brought to America as a child, he had a brief acting career, before becoming one of the founders of the Group Theatre in 1931, directing a number of plays there. His greatest influence, however, was through the Actors Studio, where he became director ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 3 wins & 1 nomination. See more awards »

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 1979 Going in Style
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 1979 Boardwalk
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 1979 ...And Justice for All.
Grandpa Sam
 1976 The Cassandra Crossing
Herman Kaplan
 1953 China Venture
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 1937 Parnell
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Stage Play: Night Over Taos. Written by Maxwell Anderson. Directed by Lee Strasberg. 48th Street Theatre: 9 Mar 1932- Mar 1932 (closing date unknown/13 performances). Cast: Luther Adler, Stella Adler, Margaret Barker (as "Raquel"), Harry Bellaver, Phoebe Brand (as "Nuna"), J. Edward Bromberg, Grover Burgess, Morris Carnovsky, William ... See more »

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5' 5" (1.65 m)
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Lost the Best Supporting Actor Oscar for The Godfather: Part II (1974) to Robert De Niro, who won for his performance in the same film. See more »

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Scorpio

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