Zero Mostel

Zero Mostel

American actor (1915-1977)
Rubberfaced, larger-than-life Broadway legend had a run of classic performances in the 1960s, topping out on THE PRODUCERS.Wikipedia
BornFebruary 28, 1915
HometownNew York City, U.S.
Height5'11" (1.80m)
SpouseKate Harkin (m 1944 - 1977) , Clara Sverd (m 1939 - 1944)
ChildrenJosh Mostel
ParentsIsrael Mostel , Cina Druchs
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  • Walter Bernstein obituaryScreenwriter blacklisted in Hollywood for leftwing sympathies who based The Front on his own experiences Walter Bernstein in 1983. As a journalist he worked on the staff of the New Yorker, and in 1980 he directed a film, Little Miss Marker, starring Walter Matthau and Julie Andrews. Photograph: Susan Wood/Getty Images

Albums

Fiddler on the Roof [Original Broadway Cast Recording]
Fiddler on the Roof [Original Broadway Cast Recording]
1964

AWARDS

YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
1978British Academy of Film & Television ArtsSupporting ActorThe FrontNominated
1969Golden GlobeBest Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or ComedyThe Producers (1967 film)Nominated