Karl Malden (1913 - )
Before the movie, Karl Malden played the part on Broadway.
American stage actor who's real name was Mladen Sckulovich. Karl Malden
was born in Indiana of Yugoslavian ancestry. Karl Malden worked in
a steel mill until the mid thirties, when fed up with working manual
labor, Malden left and went to drama school and then headed for New
York. He appeared in such plays as Arthur Miller's "All My Sons".
In 1954 Karl Malden was nominated for his performance in ON
He was president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
from 1988 until 1993.
His other films include:
KISS OF DEATH
HALLS OF MONTEZUMA
TAKE THE HIGH GROUND
THE HANGING TREE
THE GREAT IMPOSTER
BIRD MAN OF ALCATRAZ
THE CINCINNATI KID
BEYOND THE POSEIDON ADVENTURE
THE STING 2
His television credits include:
STREETS OF SAN FRANCISCO (72-76 series)