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Mike Wallace (I) (1918–2012)


Mike Wallace was born on May 9, 1918 in Brookline, Massachusetts, USA as Myron Leon Wallace. He was an actor and producer, known for 60 Minutes (1968), The Mike Wallace Interview (1957) and Adventure (1953). He was married to Mary Yates, Lorraine Perigord, Buff Cobb and Norma Kaphan. He died on April 7, 2012 in New Canaan, Connecticut, USA. See full bio »

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Filmography

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 1957 A Face in the Crowd
Mike Wallace (uncredited)
 1956 The Sword and the Dragon
Narrator (US version)
 1953-1955 Studio One in Hollywood (TV Series)
Carl
- For the Defense (1955) ... Carl
- The Roman Kid (1953)
 1955 General Electric Theater (TV Series)
Tom
- The Half-Promised Land (1955) ... Tom
 1954 The Web (TV Series)
- Rock-Bound (1954)
 1953 Suspense (TV Series)
- The Mascot (1953)
 1953 You Are There (TV Series)
Reporter
- The Conquest of Mexico (1519) (1953) ... Reporter
 1949 Super Circus (TV Series)
Barker (in commercials)
 1949 Stand by for Crime (TV Series)
Lt. Anthony Kidd (as Myron Wallace)
 1948 Improve Your Spelling (Short)
Narrator
 1947 Shy Guy (Short)
Narrator (voice)
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Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (3 credits)
Show Show Writer (1 credit)
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Show Show Self (92 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (37 credits)

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Personal Details

Other Works:

Book (w/Beth Knobel): "Heat & Light: Advice for the Next Generation of Journalists". New York: Three Rivers Press, ISBN-10: 0307464652; ISBN-13: 9780307464651 See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 2 Portrayals | 1 Interview | 3 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Alternate Names:

Mr. Mike Wallace | Myron Wallace

Height:

6' (1.83 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[on surprise expressed when he retired in 2006] Let's face it. I'm not 85 anymore. See more »

Trivia:

Met a young, unfamiliar singer, Barbra Streisand, on the set of PM East (1961). Exactly thirty years later, he would later interview her on 60 Minutes (1968). See more »

Trademark:

Interviewing guests a lot of cold hard questions. See more »

Star Sign:

Taurus

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