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Karl Malden

Performer, Casting, Other
( b. Mar 22, 1912 Chicago, Illinois, USA - d. Jul 01, 2009 Brentwood, California, USA ) Male
Also known as: Mladen Sekulovich [Birthname]
Pvt. Karl Malden

Biography: Karl Malden was born Mladen George Sekulovich on March 22, 1912 in Chicago, Illinois to Petar Sekulovich and Minnie Sekulovich. He studied acting at the Goodman Theater. He also took classes with the Group Theater and with the Actors Studio. He became the president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences in 1989. He married Mona Greenberg, with whom he had two children.

Film/TV Credits: Film credits include: "On the Waterfront," "Patton," "A Streetcar Named Desire," "Boomerang!," "How the West Was Won," "One-Eyed Jacks," "Pollyanna," "Baby Doll," and "Gypsy." Television credits include: "The West Wing," "The Streets of San Francisco," "The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson," "Unsolved Mysteries," and "Dinah!."

Other Awards: Oscar for Best Actor in a Supporting Role for "A Streetcar Named Desire" in 1952. Received a star on the Walk of Fame in 1960. Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or a Special for "Fatal Vision" in 1985. Life Achievement Award from the Screen Actors Guild in 2004.

Trivia:
He wrote a memoir entitled "When Do I Start?: A Memoir."
The marquees of Broadway theaters were dimmed in his honor on July 2, 2009.



ProductionsDate of Productions
The Egghead
[Play, Original]
  • Starring: Karl Malden [Hank Parson]
Oct 09, 1957 - Oct 26, 1957
The Desperate Hours
[Play, Melodrama, Original]
  • Starring: Karl Malden [Dan Hillard]
Feb 10, 1955 - Aug 13, 1955
Tea and Sympathy
[Play, Drama, Original]
  • Casting: Karl Malden
  • For his assistance in casting, Mr. Kazan gratefully acknowledges the assistance of Karl Malden
Sep 30, 1953 - Jun 18, 1955
Desire Under the Elms
[Play, Drama, Revival]
  • Performer: Karl Malden [Ephraim Cabot]
Jan 16, 1952 - Feb 23, 1952
Peer Gynt
[Play, Revival]
  • Performer: Karl Malden [A Buttonmolder]
Jan 28, 1951 - Feb 24, 1951
A Streetcar Named Desire
[Play, Drama, Original]
  • Also Starring: Karl Malden [Harold Mitchell]
Dec 03, 1947 - Dec 17, 1949
All My Sons
[Play, Drama, Original]
  • Performer: Karl Malden [George Deever]
Jan 29, 1947 - Nov 08, 1947
Truckline Cafe
[Play, Original]
  • Performer: Karl Malden [Stag]
Feb 27, 1946 - Mar 09, 1946
The Assassin
[Play, Original]
  • Performer: Karl Malden [Andre Vauquin]
Oct 17, 1945 - Oct 27, 1945
Winged Victory
[Play, Play with music, Drama, Original]
  • Performer: Pvt. Karl Malden [Adams]
Nov 20, 1943 - May 20, 1944
Sons and Soldiers
[Play, Original]
  • Performer: Karl Malden [Matthew Graves]
May 04, 1943 - May 22, 1943
Counterattack
[Play, Drama, Original]
  • Performer: Karl Malden [Giltzparer]
Feb 04, 1943 - Apr 17, 1943
The Sun Field
[Play, Comedy, Original]
  • Performer: Karl Malden [Carl Randolph]
Dec 09, 1942 - Dec 12, 1942
Uncle Harry
[Play, Drama, Original]
  • Performer: Karl Malden [Ben]
May 20, 1942 - May 09, 1943
Flight to the West
[Play, Original]
  • Performer: Karl Malden [Captain George McNab]
Dec 30, 1940 - Apr 26, 1941
Journey to Jerusalem
[Play, Drama, Original]
  • Performer: Karl Malden [The Centurion]
Oct 05, 1940 - Oct 19, 1940
Key Largo
[Play, Drama, Original]
  • Performer: Karl Malden [Hunk]
Nov 27, 1939 - Feb 24, 1940
The Gentle People
[Play, Drama, Original]
  • Performer: Karl Malden [Magruder]
Jan 05, 1939 - May 1939
Missouri Legend
[Play, Comedy, Original]
  • Performer: Karl Malden [Charlie Johnson]
Sep 19, 1938 - Oct 1938
How to Get Tough About It
[Play, Comedy, Original]
  • Performer: Karl Malden [Joe]
Feb 08, 1938 - Feb 1938
Golden Boy
[Play, Drama, Original]
  • Performer: Mladen Sekulovich [Barker]
Nov 04, 1937 - Jun 1938
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