Ira Leonard Rosenberg
|Born||Feb 26, 1920|
|Died||May 17, 2004|
New York City, NY
|Age||Died at 84|
|Final Resting PlaceWestchester Hills Cemetery|
|Top Roles||Arnold, Jonathan Forbes, Peter 'Pete' Ramsey, Lorenzo Charlton, Dr. Lao / The Abominable Snowman / Merlin the Magician / Apollonius of Tyana / Pan / The Giant Serpent / Medusa / Audience Member|
|Top Genres||Comedy, Romance, Film Adaptation, Fantasy, Drama, Adventure|
|Top Topics||Romance (Comic), Mistaken Identity, Book-Based|
|Top Collaborators||Rock Hudson, Frank Tashlin (Director), Martin Melcher (Producer), Frank Sinatra|
|Shares birthday with||Madeleine Carroll, Betty Hutton, Jackie Gleason see more..|
Tony Randall Overview:
Actor, Tony Randall, was born Ira Leonard Rosenberg on Feb 26, 1920 in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Randall appeared in over 90 film and TV roles. His best known films include Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter?, The Mating Game, Let's Make Love, Pillow Talk, Lover Come Back and Send Me No Flowers. Tony Randall is probably most famously remembered for his role as the neurotic neat-nick Felix Unger in TV's The Odd Couple (1970 to 1975) opposite Jack Klugman as Oscar. Randall died at the age of 84 on May 17, 2004 in New York City, NY and was laid to rest in Westchester Hills Cemetery in Hastings-on-Hudson, Westchester County, NY.
Tony Randall made no films until his late thirties, then was riotously successful as the lead in satirical comedies at Fox, as well as for his roles as the hero's droll friend in Doris Day films at Universal.(Source: available at Amazon Quinlan's Film Stars).
RANDALL / DAY / HUDSON FILMS:
Tony Randall co-starred in three movies with Doris Day and Rock Hudson: Pillow Talk, Lover Come Back and Send Me No Flowers.
HONORS and AWARDS:.
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Tony Randall Quotes:
Jonathan Forbes: Well, they didn't hit the moon with the first missile shot either.
Peter 'Pete' Ramsey: I told you sex would get you in nothing but trouble.
Dr. Lao: The whole world is a circus if you know how to look at it.
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