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Edward Asner

Ed Asner is a television legend, the winner of seven acting Emmy Awards (which puts him tied with Mary Tyler Moore, both of whom rank second to their "Mary Tyler Moore (1970) Show" co-star, Cloris Leachman who has nine). In all, he has been nominated 20 times for an Emmy Award, with 17 nods for a Primetime Emmy and three for a Daytime award. (All ...

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Nov 15, 1929 In Kansas City, Missouri, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Corsi: The World's First Super Model
Latest Project:
Movie The Garden Left Behind 2018-02-17

Won 5 Golden Globes. Another 24 wins & 23 nominations.

Known For
Poster of Up
Poster of Elf
Poster of Lou Grant
Poster of Mary Tyler Moore
Series The Bonnie Hunt Show Unknown 2018
Movie Do Not Throw Cushions Into the Ring The Agent 2018
Movie Corsi: The World's First Super Model The New York Times 2018
Movie In-Security Grandpa Weingarden 2018
Movie Mee and McGee Solomon 2018
Movie Sills Himself 2018
Movie 2plus2makes4 Himself 2018
Movie Lolo's Cafe Mr. Atkins 2018
Movie All In Sweet Lou 2018
Series The Invaders Unknown 2018
Movie Mars and Beyond President Thomas D. Moss 2018
Movie A Christmas Carol Marley 2018
Movie Bad IQ Himself 2018
Movie The Garden Left Behind Dr. Cleary 2018-02-17
Movie Kinect Fun Labs: Kinect Rush - A Disney Pixar Adventures: Snapshot Carl Fredricksen 2018
Movie Vail of Justice Mr. Fields 2018
Movie The Fanatics Charlie Atwater 2018
Movie Angels on Tap Swifty 2018
Movie Bring Him Home Geza Horvath 2018
Movie The Santa Files Santa Claus 2018
Movie Reflections on 'The X-Files' Himself 2017-10-19
Series The Crazy Ones Unknown 2017-10-20
Movie In Vino Charles 2017-10-21
Series The Queen Latifah Show Unknown 2017-10-18
Series Chasing Life Unknown 2017-10-20
Series Actors Entertainment Unknown 2017-10-16
Movie Channels Unknown 2017-09-26
Movie The Gettysburg Address Unknown 2017-10-08
Series Betty White's Off Their Rockers Unknown 2017-10-16
Movie Yamasong: March of the Hollows Elder Pyreez 2017-10-18
Series American Dad! Unknown 2017-10-18
Series The IMDb Studio Unknown 2016-01-22
Movie The 2nd Annual Carney Awards Unknown 2016-10-30
Movie Boonville Redemption Judge Mordecai Price 2016-11-08
Movie Stars in Shorts: No Ordinary Love George 2016-11-11
Movie Classic Hollywood Cinemas Himself 2016-09-09
Movie Super Sex George 2016-04-15
Movie Love Finds You in Valentine Gabriel Morgan 2016-02-14
Movie Love Meet Hope Mr. James 2016-02-20
Movie Like a Butterfly Joe 2016-03-01
Movie Framed: The Adventures of Zion Man Adult Walter 2016-01-01
Movie American Graduate Day 2015 Himself 2015-10-03
Series The Seventies Himself - Actor, 'The Mary Tyler Moore Show' 2015-06-11
Movie The Nutcracker Sweet Owl 2015-06-03
Movie I Thought I Told You to Shut Up!! Himself 2015-03-14
Movie All of My Heart Vern 2015-02-14
Movie 45th NAACP Image Awards Himself 2014-02-22
Movie Actor? A Documentary Himself 2014-01-17
Movie Audrey Walt 2014-02-14
Movie The Games Maker Nicholas Drago 2014-07-03
Movie Elf: Buddy's Musical Christmas Santa 2014-12-16
Movie Frozen in Time Grandpa 2014-11-01
Movie Christmas on the Bayou Papa Noel 2013-12-14
Movie Saturday Night Live: Thanksgiving Mr. Wilson 2013-11-27
Movie I Know That Voice Himself 2013-11-06
Series Celebrity Page Unknown 2013-09-09
Movie Foodfight! Mr. Leonard 2013-02-12
Movie Born & Raised Unknown 2013-09-24
Series Tom Green Live Unknown 2013-10-03
Movie Casting By Unknown 2013-11-01
Movie Betty White's 2nd Annual 90th Birthday Himself 2013-02-05
Movie Absolute Killers Maxwell 2012-03-16
Movie Should've Been Romeo Charlie 2012-04-28
Movie Autism and Cake Fred 2012-09-30
Movie Liberator President Whitlock 2012-08-11
Series Home & Family Unknown 2012-10-01
Movie Home Alone: The Holiday Heist Mr. Carson 2012-11-25
Movie Too Big to Fail Warren Buffett 2011-05-23
Movie All-Star Superman Perry White 2011-02-22
Movie The Heart Specialist Unknown 2011-01-14
Movie Just Friends? Ed 2011-05-31
Movie American Renegade: Confessions of a Radical Humanist Himself 2011-06-27
Movie Hopelessly in June Rabbi 2011-06-06
Movie Will Ferrell: Mark Twain Prize Himself 2011-10-31
Series Access Hollywood Live Unknown 2010-09-13
Movie Superman/Batman: Apocalypse Granny Goodness 2010-09-28
Series Young Justice Unknown 2010-11-26
Series The Glades Unknown 2010-07-11
Movie Hard Four Nat Segal 2010-06-17
Series Hot in Cleveland Unknown 2010-06-16
Movie The 82nd Annual Academy Awards Unknown 2010-03-07
Series The Jay Leno Show Unknown 2009-09-14
Series Regular Show Unknown 2009-08-14
Series The Good Wife Unknown 2009-09-22
Series The Cleveland Show Unknown 2009-09-27
Series The Middle Unknown 2009-09-30
Series Actor's Day in LA Unknown 2009-07-04
Movie Sir! No Sir! Colonel Heinl 2009-09-24
Series Royal Pains Unknown 2009-06-04
Series Actors Reporter Interviews Unknown 2009-02-22
Movie Change Is Gonna Come None 2009-01-15
Series The Line Patrick 2009-03-16
Movie Up Carl Fredricksen 2009-05-29
Series Talk Stoop with Cat Greenleaf Unknown 2009-11-14
Movie Gigantic Kirby Weathersby 2009-06-19
Movie Speechless Himself 2008-01-10
Series The Spectacular Spider-Man Unknown 2008-03-01
Series Murdoch Mysteries Unknown 2008-01-24
Series Pioneers of Television Himself 2008-01-02
Movie Thomas Kinkade's Christmas Cottage Sidney 2008-11-11
Series The Doctors Unknown 2008-09-08
Movie Generation Gap Bart Cahill 2008-11-01
Series The 59th Primetime Emmy Awards Himself - Nominee & Presenter 2007-09-16
Series Chelsea Lately Unknown 2007-07-01
Series The Sarah Silverman Program. Unknown 2007-02-01
Movie The Commission Capt. J.W. 'Will' Fritz 2007-06-09
Movie 13th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Himself 2007-01-28
Series WordGirl Unknown 2007-09-03
Series Criminal Minds Unknown 2005-09-22
Series W.I.T.C.H. Unknown 2005-01-15
Series The Colbert Report Unknown 2005-10-17
Series The Boondocks Unknown 2005-11-06
Series Bones Unknown 2005-09-13
Movie Sleeping Dogs Lie Sheriff Delaney 2005-02-28
Series TV Land's Top Ten Himself 2004-06-16
Movie Happily Even After Unknown 2004-05-03
Movie 101 Most Unforgettable SNL Moments Himself 2004-09-26
Series Justice League Unlimited Unknown 2004-07-31
Series CSI: NY Unknown 2004-09-22
Series The Insider Unknown 2004-09-13
Movie All Access Pass: The TV Land Awards Himself 2004-03-24
Movie Happy Birthday Oscar Wilde Himself 2004-12-27
Movie 101 Biggest Celebrity Oops Unknown 2004-03-02
Series Tavis Smiley Unknown 2004-01-05
Movie Christmas Vacation 2: Cousin Eddie's Island Adventure Uncle Nick 2003-12-20
Movie Elf Unknown 2003-11-07
Series Spider-Man Unknown 2003-07-11
Movie Missing Brendan George Calden 2003-09-19
Movie CBS at 75 Himself 2003-11-02
Movie Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic Master Vrook Lamar 2003-07-18
Series Duck Dodgers Unknown 2003-08-23
Movie Eight Characters in Search of a Sitcom Himself 2003-03-01
Movie The Man Who Saved Christmas Charles Gilbert 2002-12-15
Series Dinner for Five Unknown 2001-07-06
Movie The Kid Dead Cat 2001-10-30
Series The Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy Unknown 2001-08-24
Movie The Animal Chief Wilson 2001-06-01
Series Max Steel Unknown 2001-02-17
Movie Above Suspicion Thomas O'Claire 2000-06-07
Series Curb Your Enthusiasm Unknown 2000-10-15
Movie Hollywood, D.C. Himself 2000-11-06
Movie Olive, the Other Reindeer Santa 1999-12-17
Movie The Bachelor Sid Gluckman 1999-11-05
Series Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Unknown 1999-09-20
Series SpongeBob SquarePants Unknown 1999-04-30
Series Independent Lens Unknown 1999-08-09
Movie The Sissy Duckling Elmer's father 1999-09-14
Series Family Guy Unknown 1999-01-31
Series The Wild Thornberrys Unknown 1998-09-01
Movie Hard Rain Uncle Charlie 1998-01-16
Movie CBS: The First 50 Years Himself 1998-05-20
Series Dharma & Greg Unknown 1997-09-24
Series Men in Black: The Series Unknown 1997-10-11
Movie Academy Boyz Mr. Bright 1997-12-02
Series Zorro None 1997-09-20
Movie 50 Years of Television: A Celebration of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Golden Anniversary Himself 1997-10-12
Series Recess Unknown 1997-08-31
Series The Practice Unknown 1997-03-04
Movie Payback Jack Patkanis 1997-02-10
Movie Michael Landon Himself 1997-06-29
Series Johnny Bravo Unknown 1997-07-07
Series Dead Man's Gun Unknown 1997-07-13
Series King of the Hill Unknown 1997-01-12
Series Superman Unknown 1996-09-06
Movie The Outer Limits Phenomenon Himself 1996-05-01
Series The Rosie O'Donnell Show Unknown 1996-06-10
Series E! True Hollywood Story Unknown 1996-10-16
Series Access Hollywood Unknown 1996-09-01
Series The Daily Show Unknown 1996-07-22
Series Arli$$ Unknown 1996-08-10
Series The Real Adventures of Jonny Quest Unknown 1996-08-26
Movie The 9th Annual Genesis Awards Himself - Co-Host 1995-10-18
Series Life with Louie Unknown 1995-06-18
Series Freakazoid! Sgt. Mike Cosgrove 1995-09-09
Series The Magic School Bus Unknown 1994-09-10
Movie The 51st Annual Golden Globe Awards Himself 1994-01-22
Series Spider-Man J. Jonah Jameson 1994-11-19
Series Gargoyles Hudson / ... 1994-10-24
Series Touched by an Angel Unknown 1994-09-21
Series Duckman: Private Dick/Family Man Unknown 1994-10-15
Series Thunder Alley Gil Jones 1994-03-09
Series ER Unknown 1994-09-19
Movie Heads Ab Abbot 1994-01-29
Series Politically Incorrect Unknown 1993-07-25
Movie Gypsy Pop 1993-12-12
Series The X-Files Unknown 1993-09-10
Series Animaniacs Unknown 1993-09-13
Series Late Night with Conan O'Brien Unknown 1993-09-13
Movie Earth and the American Dream Reader 1992-10-01
Series Fish Police Chief Abalone 1992-02-28
Series The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Unknown 1992-05-25
Series Batman: The Animated Series Unknown 1992-09-05
Movie The 44th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Himself - Nominee 1992-08-30
Movie The Panama Deception Unknown 1992-07-31
Series Mad About You Unknown 1992-09-23
Series Cruel Doubt Bill Osteen 1992-05-17
Series Dinosaurs Unknown 1991-04-26
Movie JFK Guy Bannister 1991-12-20
Movie Yes Virginia, There Is a Santa Claus Edward P. Mitchell 1991-12-08
Movie Silent Motive Sam Van Drake 1991-10-16
Series Maury Unknown 1991-09-09
Series KTLA Morning News Unknown 1991-06-01
Series Captain Planet and the Planeteers Unknown 1990-09-10
Movie Good Cops, Bad Cops Jake Quinn 1990-12-09
Movie Night of 100 Stars III Himself 1990-05-21
Series The Simpsons Unknown 1989-12-17
Series Roseanne Unknown 1988-10-18
Movie Moon Over Parador Unknown 1988-09-09
Movie Living the Dream: A Tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Himself 1988-01-01
Movie Cracked Up Rev. Vincent Owens 1987-05-26
Series Biography Unknown 1987-04-06
Movie This Is Your Life Himself 1987-04-19
Movie Pinocchio and the Emperor of the Night Scalawag 1987-12-25
Movie The Christmas Star Horace McNickle 1986-12-14
Movie Kate's Secret Dr. Resnick 1986-11-17
Movie Joshua and the Battle of Jericho Joshua 1986-06-01
Movie Vital Signs Matthew St James 1986-02-11
Movie The 37th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Himself - Presenter 1985-09-22
Series Tall Tales & Legends Unknown 1985-09-25
Movie Night of 100 Stars II Himself 1985-03-10
Movie The 41st Annual Golden Globe Awards Himself - Presenter 1984-01-28
Movie O'Hara's Wife Bob O'Hara 1984-01-01
Movie Daniel Jacob Ascher 1984-02-10
Movie Anatomy of an Illness Norman Cousins 1984-05-15
Series Highway to Heaven Unknown 1984-09-19
Series Reading Rainbow Unknown 1983-06-06
Series Wheel of Fortune Unknown 1983-09-19
Movie The 39th Annual Golden Globe Awards Himself 1982-01-30
Series Late Night with David Letterman Unknown 1982-02-01
Movie Night of 100 Stars Himself 1982-03-08
Movie The 34th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Himself - Nominee 1982-09-12
Movie A Small Killing Simon 'Si' Shaber 1981-11-24
Series Entertainment Tonight Unknown 1981-09-14
Movie The 33rd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Himself - Co-Host, Nominee & Presenter 1981-09-13
Movie Fort Apache the Bronx Connolly 1981-02-06
Movie The 37th Annual Golden Globe Awards Himself 1980-01-26
Movie The 5th Annual People's Choice Awards Himself - Presenter 1979-03-07
Series Working in the Theatre Unknown 1979-09-02
Series CBS: On the Air None 1978-03-26
Movie The 32nd Annual Tony Awards Himself - Presenter 1978-06-04
Movie ABC's Silver Anniversary Celebration Himself 1978-01-31
Series The White Shadow Unknown 1978-11-27
Movie The 30th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Himself - Winner & Presenter 1978-09-17
Movie A Salute to American Imagination Himself 1978-10-05
Movie The 35th Annual Golden Globe Awards Himself 1978-01-01
Movie Dean Martin Celebrity Roast: Ted Knight Himself 1977-03-02
Series Lou Grant Lou Grant 1977-09-20
Movie Gus Hank Cooper 1976-07-07
Series Saturday Night Live Unknown 1975-10-11
Movie Dean Martin Celebrity Roast: Valerie Harper Himself 1975-11-20
Series Dinah! Unknown 1974-10-21
Series The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Unknown 1973
Series The $10,000 Pyramid Unknown 1973-03-26
Series The Wide World of Mystery Unknown 1973-01-15
Series Match Game 73 Unknown 1973-06-25
Movie RCA's Opening Night Himself 1973-09-13
Movie The 29th Annual Golden Globe Awards Himself 1972-02-06
Series Great Performances Unknown 1972-11-04
Movie Haunts of the Very Rich Al Hunsicker 1972-09-20
Movie They Call It Murder Chief Otto Larkin 1971-12-17
Movie Halls of Anger Ernie McKay 1970-12-28
Series Mary Tyler Moore Lou Grant 1970-09-19
Movie The Old Man Who Cried Wolf Dr. Morheim 1970-10-13
Series Medical Center Unknown 1969-04-17
Movie Daughter of the Mind Saul Wiener 1969-12-09
Series Hawaii Five-O Unknown 1968-09-20
Series Mod Squad Unknown 1968-09-24
Movie The Venetian Affair Frank Rosenfeld 1967-02-10
Series Iron Horse Unknown 1967
Series Ironside Unknown 1967-09-14
Series Mission: Impossible Unknown 1966-09-17
Movie The Doomsday Flight Feldman 1966-12-13
Series The Hollywood Squares Unknown 1966-10-17
Movie El Dorado Bart Jason 1966-12-17
Series Run for Your Life Unknown 1965-09-13
Movie The Satan Bug Unknown 1965-03-26
Series The F.B.I. Unknown 1965-09-16
Series The Wild Wild West Unknown 1965-09-17
Series Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea Unknown 1964
Movie Fanfare for a Death Scene Pike 1964
Series The Farmer's Daughter Unknown 1963-09-20
Series Burke's Law Unknown 1963-09-20
Series The Alfred Hitchcock Hour Unknown 1962-09-20
Series The Virginian Unknown 1962-09-19
Series The Merv Griffin Show Unknown 1962-10-01
Series The Mike Douglas Show Unknown 1961-12-11
Series The Defenders Unknown 1961-09-16
Series Insight Unknown 1960-10-02
Series Route 66 Unknown 1960-10-07
Series Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color Unknown 1954-10-27
Series Today Unknown 1952-01-14