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Jack Albertson

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Jack Albertson (June 16, 1907 – November 25, 1981) was an American character actor dating to vaudeville.  A comedian, dancer, singer, and musician, Albertson is perhaps best known for his roles as Manny Rosen in The Poseidon Adventure (1972), Grandpa Joe in the 1971 version of Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory, Amos Slade in the 1981 animated film "The Fox and the Hound" (1981), and as Ed Brown in the 1974-1978 television sitcom Chico and the Man. For contributions to the television industry, Jack Albertson was honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 6253 Hollywood Boulevard. Description above from the Wikipedia article Jack Albertson, licensed under CC-BY-SA,full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Jun 16, 1907 In Malden, Massachusetts, U.S.
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Next Time I Marry 1938-12-09
Latest Project:
Movie My Body, My Child 1982-04-11
Known For
Movie My Body, My Child Poppa MacMahon 1982-04-11
Movie Dead & Buried William G. Dobbs 1981-05-29
Movie The Fox and the Hound Amos Slade (voice) 1981-07-10
Movie Valentine Pete Ferguson 1979-12-07
Movie Joys 1976-03-05
Movie Mitzi and a Hundred Guys Himself 1975-03-24
Series Chico and the Man Ed Brown 1974-09-13
Movie Pickup on 101 Jedediah Bradley 1972-05-01
Movie The Late Liz Gordon Rogers 1971-09-01
Movie Montserrat Salas Ina 1971-03-02
Movie Congratulations, It's a Boy! Al Gaines 1971-09-22
Movie Rabbit, Run Marty Tothero 1970-10-01
Movie Changes Kent's father / Interviewer 1969-02-11
Movie Justine Cohen 1969-08-06
Movie How to Save a Marriage and Ruin Your Life Slotkin 1968-01-17
Movie Pat Neal Is Back Himself 1968-04-07
Movie The Subject Was Roses John Cleary 1968-10-13
Movie The Flim-Flam Man Mr. Packard 1967-08-22
Movie How to Murder Your Wife Dr. Bentley 1965-01-26
Movie A Tiger Walks Sam Grant 1964-04-12
Movie Roustabout Lou 1964-11-11
Movie Son of Flubber Mr. Barley 1963-01-16
Movie Convicts 4 Teach 1962-09-15
Movie Days of Wine and Roses Trayner 1962-12-26
Series Ensign O'Toole Lieutenant Commander Virgil Stoner 1962-09-23
Series Room for One More 1962-01-27
Movie Period of Adjustment Desk Sergeant 1962-10-31
Movie Who's Got the Action? Officer Hodges 1962-12-25
Movie Incident at a Corner 1960-04-05
Movie Never Steal Anything Small Sleep-Out Charlie Barnes 1959-02-11
Movie The Shaggy Dog Reporter (uncredited) 1959-03-19
Movie Teacher's Pet Guide 1958-04-01
Movie Monkey on My Back Sam Pian 1957-05-29
Movie Don't Go Near the Water Rep. George Jansen 1957-11-14
Movie Man of a Thousand Faces Dr. J. Wilson Shiels 1957-08-15
Movie The Eddy Duchin Story Piano Tuner (uncredited) 1956-05-02
Movie Over-Exposed Les Bauer (uncredited) 1956-04-01
Movie The Harder They Fall Pop 1956-05-09
Movie The Unguarded Moment Prof 1956-11-01
Movie Bring Your Smile Along Mr. Jenson 1955-06-22
Movie Top Banana Vic Davis 1954-02-22
Movie Miracle on 34th Street Postal Sorter Al (uncredited) 1947-06-11
Movie Strike Up the Band Barker (uncredited) 1940-09-27
Movie Next Time I Marry Reporter 1938-12-09
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