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Ed Asner

Edward Asner (born November 15, 1929), commonly known as Ed Asner, is an American film, television, stage, and voice actor and former president of the Screen Actors Guild, primarily known for his Emmy Award-winning role as Lou Grant on both The Mary Tyler Moore Show and its spin-off series, Lou Grant. In 2009, he starred as the voice of Carl Fredricksen in Pixar's award-winning animated film, Up. In early 2011, Asner returned to television as butcher Hank Greziak in Working Class, the first original sitcom on cable channel CMT. Description above from the Wikipedia article Edward Asner, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Nov 15, 1929 In Kansas City, Missouri, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
Movie The Garden Left Behind 2020-08-28
Latest Project:
In the movie LA DA Story
Known For
Movie LA DA Story Himself (archive footage)
Movie Awaken
Movie The Garden Left Behind
Series Dead to Me Abe
Movie In Vino Charles
Movie Olympia Himself
Movie All of My Heart: The Wedding Vern
Movie Angels on Tap Swifty
Movie The Parting Glass
Movie Joe's War Harry
Movie A StoryBots Christmas Santa
Movie Framed: The Adventures of Zion Man Adult Walter (voice)
Movie And the Winner Isn't Himself
Movie CarGo Arthur (voice)
Movie Yamasong: March of the Hollows Elder Pyreez
Movie All of My Heart: Inn Love Vern
Movie Saving Christmas Rick
Movie Titanic: Sinking the Myths Wilhelm Müller
Movie Love Meet Hope Mr. James
Movie Love Finds You in Valentine Gabriel Morgan
Movie Super Sex George
Movie Mary Tyler Moore: A Celebration Himself / Lou Grant (archive footage)
Movie The Nutcracker Sweet Owl
Movie I Thought I Told You To Shut Up!! Himself
Movie All of My Heart Vern
Movie I Know That Voice Himself
Movie Elf: Buddy's Musical Christmas Santa (voice)
Movie Waiting in the Wings: The Musical Jefferson
Movie The Games Maker Nicholas Drago
Movie Frozen in Time Grandpa (voice)
Movie Christmas on the Bayou Papa Noel
Movie Second Chances Chief Buddy
Movie Home Alone: The Holiday Heist Mr. Carson
Movie Liberator President Whitlock
Movie Casting By Himself
Movie Foodfight! Mr. Leonard
Movie Should've Been Romeo Charlie
Movie Betty White's 90th Birthday: A Tribute to America's Golden Girl Himself
Movie The Desert of Forbidden Art Voice
Movie All Star Superman Perry White
Series Working Class Hank Greziak
Movie Too Big to Fail Warren Buffett
Movie Hopelessly in June Rabbi
Movie Not Another B Movie Angry Investor
Series Michael: Tuesdays and Thursdays Dr. Wasserman
Movie Let Go Artie Satz
Movie Superman/Batman: Apocalypse Granny Goodness (voice)
Movie Dug's Special Mission Carl Fredricksen (voice) (uncredited)
Movie Up Carl Fredricksen (voice)
Series The Line
Movie Generation Gap Bart Cahill
Movie Christmas Cottage Sidney
Movie Channels Ed Packard
Movie Gigantic Kirby Weathersby
Movie Hard Four Golden Hands Segal
Movie Christmas Is Here Again Krad (voice)
Movie The Christmas Card Luke Spelman
Movie Crab Orchard
Movie Class Dismissed: How TV Frames the Working Class Narrator
Movie Sir! No Sir! Col. Heinl
Movie Out of the Woods Jack Green
Movie Sleeping Dogs Lie Sheriff Delaney
Movie Missing Brendan George Calden
Series Justice League Unlimited Hephaestus / Granny Goodness
Series Center of the Universe Art Barnett
Movie Spider-Man vs. Doc Ock J Jonah Jameson
Movie The Golden Girls: Lifetime Intimate Portrait Series
Movie Christmas Vacation 2: Cousin Eddie's Island Adventure Uncle Nick
Movie Plan Colombia: Cashing In on the Drug War Failure Narrator
Movie Daredevil vs. Spider-Man J. Jonah Jameson (voice)
Movie The King and Queen of Moonlight Bay Augie Sinclair
Series Spider-Man: The New Animated Series Officer Barr
Movie Elf Santa Claus
Movie Spider-Man: The Ultimate Villain Showdown J. Jonah Jameson
Movie The Man Who Saved Christmas Charles Gilbert
Movie Pope John XXIII Angelo Roncalli
Movie The Animal Chief Wilson
Movie Island Prey Jay Roth
Movie Above Suspicion Thomas O'Claire
Movie The Tulsa Lynching of 1921: A Hidden Story
Movie Perfect Game Coach Billy Hicks
Movie Common Ground Ira
Movie Bring Him Home Geza
Movie Our Friend, Martin Mr. Harris (voice) (as Ed Asner)
Movie O' Christmas Tree Nutcracker
Movie The Bachelor Sid Gluckman
Movie Olive, the Other Reindeer Santa Claus (voice)
Series The Closer
Movie Hard Rain Uncle Charlie
Movie The Long Way Home Voice
Movie Academy Boyz
Movie Payback Jack Patkanis
Movie The Fumbleheads Charlie Atwater
Movie A Christmas Carol Marley (voice)
Movie Gargoyles: The Heroes Awaken Hudson
Movie Gone in the Night Det. John Waters
Movie The Story of Santa Claus Santa Claus (voice)
Movie Hanged on a Twisted Cross Narrator
Series Freakazoid!
Movie Goldilocks and the Three Bears Bruno
Series Spider-Man J. Jonah Jameson (voice)
Series Gargoyles Hudson (voice)
Movie Spider-Man: The Venom Saga J. Jonah Jameson
Series Thunder Alley Gil Jones
Movie Heads Ab Abbot
Movie Gypsy Pop
Movie Down on the Waterfront
Movie Beyond JFK: The Question of Conspiracy Himself
Series Fish Police
Movie Earth and the American Dream
Series Cruel Doubt Bill Osteen
Movie Switched at Birth Ted Marx
Movie Mary Tyler Moore: The 20th Anniversary Show Himself
Movie Silent Motive Sam
Movie JFK Guy Bannister
Movie Yes Virginia, There Is a Santa Claus Edward P. Mitchell
Movie The Cops Are Robbers
Series The Trials of Rosie O'Neill Walter Kovacs
Movie Not a Penny More, Not a Penny Less Harvey Metcalfe
Movie Happily Ever After Scowl the Owl (voice)
Movie A Friendship in Vienna Opah Oskar Reikman
Movie Pinocchio and the Emperor of the Night Scalawag (voice)
Series The RKO Story: Tales From Hollywood Himself - Presenter
Movie Cracked Up Rev. Vincent Owens
Series The Bronx Zoo
Movie Vital Signs Matthew St James
Movie Joshua and the Battle of Jericho Joshua
Movie Kate's Secret Dr. Resnick
Movie The Christmas Star Horace McNickle
Series Tender Is the Night Devereux Warren
Series Off the Rack Sam Waltman
Movie Donald Duck's 50th Birthday Himself
Movie Anatomy of an Illness Norman Cousins
Movie A Case of Libel Robert Sloane
Movie Daniel Jacob Ascher
Movie O'Hara's Wife Bob O'Hara
Movie The Marva Collins Story Narrator (voice)
Movie Fort Apache, the Bronx Connolly
Movie The Family Man Eddie Madden
Movie The Gathering Adam
Series Lou Grant Lou Grant
Movie The Life and Assassination of the Kingfish Huey P. Long
Movie Gus Hank Cooper
Series Rich Man, Poor Man Axel Jordache
Movie Hey, I'm Alive Ralph Flores
Movie Death Scream Peter Singleton
Movie The Girl Most Likely to... Det. Ralph Varone
Movie Haunts of the Very Rich Al Hunsicker
Movie The Last Child Barstow
Movie Skin Game Plunkett (runaway slave hunter)
Movie The Todd Killings Fred Reardon
Movie They Call It Murder Chief Otto Larkin
Movie They Call Me Mister Tibbs! Woody Garfield
Movie Halls of Anger Ernie McKay
Movie House on Greenapple Road Sheriff Muntz
Movie The Old Man Who Cried Wolf Dr. Morheim
Series The Mary Tyler Moore Show Lou Grant
Movie Daughter of the Mind Saul Wiener
Movie Change of Habit Lt. Moretti
Movie Gunn Lt. Jacoby
Movie The Venetian Affair Frank Rosenfeld
Movie El Dorado Bart Jason
Movie The Doomsday Flight Mr. Feldman
Movie The Slender Thread Det. Judd Ridley
Movie The Satan Bug Henchman Veretti
Series Slattery's People
Movie The New Girl