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Ed Asner

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia 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:
In the movie The New Girl
Latest Project:
Movie The Garden Left Behind 2019-03-09
Known For
Poster of Hawaii Five-0
Poster of Curb Your Enthusiasm
Poster of The Closer
Poster of King of the Hill
Movie LA DA Story Himself (archive footage) 2021
Movie The New Girl 2021
Movie The Garden Left Behind 2019-03-09
Movie The Parting Glass 2018-06-24
Movie All of My Heart: The Wedding Vern 2018-09-29
Movie Framed: The Adventures of Zion Man Adult Walter (voice) 2017-01-28
Movie Joe's War Harry 2017-03-17
Movie CarGo Arthur (voice) 2017-06-06
Movie Santa Stole Our Dog: A Merry Doggone Christmas! Santa 2017-11-21
Movie And the Winner Isn't Himself 2017-12-08
Movie All of My Heart: Inn Love Vern 2017-10-07
Movie Star Wars Knights of the Old Republic: Episode 1: A Familiar Path - Special Edition Vrook Lamar 2017-07-05
Movie Saving Christmas Rick 2017-11-06
Movie Super Sex George 2016-04-15
Movie Love Finds You in Valentine Gabriel Morgan 2016-02-14
Movie Titanic: Sinking the Myths Wilhelm Müller 2016-09-01
Movie The Gettysburg Address Edward Everett (voice) 2015-01-01
Movie The Nutcracker Sweet Owl 2015-06-03
Movie Mary Tyler Moore: A Celebration Himself / Lou Grant (archive footage) 2015-10-13
Movie All of My Heart Vern 2015-02-14
Movie Elf: Buddy's Musical Christmas Santa (voice) 2014-12-16
Movie I Know That Voice Himself 2014-01-07
Movie Waiting in the Wings: The Musical Jefferson 2014-04-01
Movie Frozen in Time Grandpa (voice) 2014-11-12
Movie The Games Maker Nicholas Drago 2014-07-03
Series Chasing Life April's grandfather 2014-06-10
Movie Second Chances Chief Buddy 2013-05-20
Movie The House of Magic Sr. Jeffrey McDonough (voice) 2013-12-24
Movie Christmas on the Bayou Papa Noel 2013-12-14
Series Mom Jack 2013-09-23
Movie Betty White's 90th Birthday: A Tribute to America's Golden Girl Himself 2012-01-16
Movie Should've Been Romeo Charlie 2012-04-28
Movie Home Alone: The Holiday Heist Mr. Carson 2012-11-25
Movie Foodfight! Mr. Leonard 2012-06-15
Movie Liberator President Whitlock 2012-09-15
Movie Casting By Himself 2012-09-09
Series Working Class Hank Greziak 2011-01-28
Movie The Desert of Forbidden Art Voice 2011-03-18
Movie All Star Superman Perry White 2011-02-22
Movie Too Big to Fail Warren Buffett 2011-05-22
Series Michael: Tuesdays and Thursdays Dr. Wasserman 2011-09-14
Movie Hopelessly in June Rabbi 2011-06-06
Movie Let Go Artie Satz 2011-10-25
Movie Not Another B Movie Angry Investor 2011-07-12
Movie Superman/Batman: Apocalypse Granny Goodness (voice) 2010-09-28
Series Hawaii Five-0 Unknown 2010-09-20
Series Young Justice Unknown 2010-11-26
Series The Line 2009-03-16
Movie Dug's Special Mission Carl Fredricksen (voice) (uncredited) 2009-11-10
Movie Up Carl Fredricksen (voice) 2009-05-28
Series The Cleveland Show Unknown 2009-09-27
Movie Generation Gap Bart Cahill 2008-11-01
Movie Christmas Cottage Sidney 2008-01-01
Movie Gigantic Kirby Weathersby 2008-09-09
Movie Channels Ed Packard 2008-01-01
Movie Hard Four Golden Hands Segal 2007-11-01
Movie Christmas Is Here Again Krad (voice) 2007-10-20
Series Andy Barker, P.I. Unknown 2007-03-15
Movie The Christmas Card Luke Spelman 2006-12-02
Series The Boondocks Unknown 2005-11-06
Movie The Oil Factor: Behind the War on Terror Himself 2005-07-15
Movie Sleeping Dogs Lie Sheriff Delaney 2005-02-28
Movie Out of the Woods Jack Green 2005-04-02
Movie Island Prey Jay Roth 2005-06-15
Movie Sir! No Sir! Col. Heinl 2005-05-19
Movie Class Dismissed: How TV Frames the Working Class Narrator 2005-08-31
Series Center of the Universe Art Barnett 2004-10-27
Series Justice League Unlimited Hephaestus / Granny Goodness 2004-07-31
Series CSI: NY Unknown 2004-09-22
Movie The King and Queen of Moonlight Bay Augie Sinclair 2003-06-15
Series World Poker Tour Unknown 2003-03-30
Movie Plan Colombia: Cashing In on the Drug War Failure Narrator 2003-10-27
Movie Elf Santa Claus 2003-10-09
Movie Christmas Vacation 2: Cousin Eddie's Island Adventure Uncle Nick 2003-12-20
Series Spider-Man: The New Animated Series Officer Barr 2003-07-11
Movie Pope John XXIII Angelo Roncalli 2002-01-01
Movie Spider-Man: The Ultimate Villain Showdown J. Jonah Jameson 2002-08-11
Series The Dead Zone Unknown 2002-06-16
Movie The Man Who Saved Christmas Charles Gilbert 2002-01-01
Movie The Animal Chief Wilson 2001-06-01
Movie Common Ground Ira 2000-01-29
Series Max Steel Chuck Marshak 2000-02-25
Series Curb Your Enthusiasm Unknown 2000-10-15
Series The Huntress Unknown 2000-07-26
Movie Above Suspicion Thomas O'Claire 2000-06-07
Movie Perfect Game Coach Billy Hicks 2000-04-18
Movie O' Christmas Tree Nutcracker 1999-01-01
Movie The Bachelor Sid Gluckman 1999-11-05
Series Family Guy Unknown 1999-01-31
Movie Our Friend, Martin Mr. Harris (voice) (as Ed Asner) 1999-01-12
Movie Olive, the Other Reindeer Santa Claus (voice) 1999-12-17
Movie Hard Rain Uncle Charlie 1998-01-16
Series Maggie Winters Unknown 1998-09-30
Series The Wild Thornberrys Unknown 1998-09-01
Series The Closer 1998-02-23
Series King of the Hill Unknown 1997-01-12
Movie The Fumbleheads Charlie Atwater 1997-01-01
Movie Payback Jack Patkanis 1997-02-10
Movie A Christmas Carol Marley (voice) 1997-01-01
Movie The Long Way Home Voice 1997-09-19
Series Dharma & Greg Unknown 1997-09-24
Series Recess 1997-09-13
Series Johnny Bravo Unknown 1997-07-07
Series The Practice Unknown 1997-03-04
Movie Gone in the Night Det. John Waters 1996-02-24
Series Superman: The Animated Series Unknown 1996-09-06
Series E! True Hollywood Story Unknown 1996-03-29
Series Arliss Unknown 1996-08-10
Movie Goldilocks and the Three Bears Bruno 1995-01-01
Series Freakazoid! 1995-09-09
Series Thunder Alley Gil Jones 1994-03-09
Movie Heads Ab Abbot 1994-01-29
Series Duckman Unknown 1994-03-05
Movie Spider-Man: The Venom Saga J. Jonah Jameson 1994-06-07
Series ER Unknown 1994-09-19
Series Gargoyles Hudson (voice) 1994-10-24
Series Spider-Man J. Jonah Jameson (voice) 1994-11-19
Series Touched by an Angel Unknown 1994-09-21
Movie Down on the Waterfront 1993-01-01
Series Bonkers Unknown 1993-02-28
Movie Gypsy Pop 1993-12-12
Series The X-Files Unknown 1993-09-10
Movie Beyond JFK: The Question of Conspiracy Himself 1992-01-01
Series Fish Police 1992-02-28
Movie Earth and the American Dream 1992-10-01
Series Mad About You Unknown 1992-09-23
Movie Cruel Doubt Bill Osteen 1992-05-17
Series Cruel Doubt Bill Osteen 1992-05-17
Movie JFK Guy Bannister 1991-12-20
Movie Yes Virginia, There Is a Santa Claus Edward P. Mitchell 1991-12-08
Movie Switched at Birth Ted Marx 1991-04-28
Series The Trials of Rosie O'Neill Walter Kovacs 1990-09-17
Movie Not a Penny More, Not a Penny Less Harvey Metcalfe 1990-03-25
Movie Happily Ever After Scowl the Owl (voice) 1990-06-20
Series The Simpsons Unknown 1989-12-17
Movie A Friendship in Vienna Opah Oskar Reikman 1988-08-27
Series Roseanne Unknown 1988-10-18
Movie Pinocchio and the Emperor of the Night Scalawag (voice) 1987-08-06
Series The Bronx Zoo 1987-03-19
Series The RKO Story: Tales From Hollywood Himself - Presenter 1987-07-03
Movie Joshua and the Battle of Jericho Joshua 1986-01-01
Movie Vital Signs Matthew St James 1986-02-11
Movie Kate's Secret Dr. Resnick 1986-11-17
Movie The Christmas Star Horace McNickle 1986-12-14
Series Tender Is the Night Devereux Warren 1985-09-23
Movie Tender is the Night Devereux Warren 1985-09-23
Series Off the Rack Sam Waltman 1985-03-15
Movie Donald Duck's 50th Birthday Himself 1984-11-13
Series Highway to Heaven Unknown 1984-09-19
Movie Anatomy of an Illness Norman Cousins 1984-05-15
Movie Daniel Jacob Ascher 1983-08-26
Movie Americas in Transition Narrator 1982-10-01
Movie Fort Apache, the Bronx Connolly 1981-02-06
Movie The Marva Collins Story Narrator (voice) 1981-12-01
Series The White Shadow Unknown 1978-11-27
Movie Roots Capt. Thomas Davies 1977-01-01
Series Roots 1977-01-23
Series Lou Grant Lou Grant 1977-09-20
Movie The Gathering Adam 1977-12-04
Movie Gus Hank Cooper 1976-07-07
Movie Rich Man, Poor Man Axel Jordache 1976-01-01
Series Rich Man, Poor Man Axel Jordache 1976-02-01
Series Saturday Night Live Unknown 1975-10-11
Movie Death Scream Peter Singleton 1975-09-26
Series Rhoda Unknown 1974-09-09
Series The Dean Martin Celebrity Roasts Unknown 1974-10-31
Series Police Story Unknown 1973-03-20
Movie The Girl Most Likely to... Det. Ralph Varone 1973-11-06
Movie Haunts of the Very Rich Al Hunsicker 1972-09-20
Movie Skin Game Plunkett (runaway slave hunter) 1971-09-30
Movie The Last Child Barstow 1971-10-05
Movie They Call It Murder Chief Otto Larkin 1971-12-17
Movie The Todd Killings Fred Reardon 1971-10-20
Movie Halls of Anger Ernie McKay 1970-04-29
Movie The Old Man Who Cried Wolf Dr. Morheim 1970-10-13
Movie House on Greenapple Road Sheriff Muntz 1970-01-07
Movie They Call Me Mister Tibbs! Woody Garfield 1970-07-10
Series The Mary Tyler Moore Show Lou Grant 1970-09-19
Series The Flip Wilson Show Unknown 1970-09-17
Series Medical Center Unknown 1969-09-24
Movie Daughter of the Mind Saul Wiener 1969-12-09
Movie Change of Habit Lt. Moretti 1969-02-02
Series The Name of the Game Unknown 1968-09-20
Series The Mod Squad Unknown 1968-09-24
Series Hawaii Five-O Unknown 1968-09-20
Movie Gunn Lt. Jacoby 1967-06-28
Movie The Venetian Affair Frank Rosenfeld 1967-01-18
Movie El Dorado Bart Jason 1967-06-07
Series Ironside Unknown 1967-03-28
Series Felony Squad Unknown 1966-09-12
Series CBS Playhouse Unknown 1966-12-08
Series The Girl from U.N.C.L.E. Unknown 1966-09-13
Series The Rat Patrol Unknown 1966-09-12
Movie The Doomsday Flight Mr. Feldman 1966-12-13
Series Run for Your Life Unknown 1965-09-13
Movie The Satan Bug Henchman Veretti 1965-03-26
Series Please Don't Eat the Daisies Unknown 1965-09-14
Movie The Slender Thread Det. Judd Ridley 1965-12-15
Series The Wild Wild West Unknown 1965-09-17
Series The F.B.I. Unknown 1965-09-19
Movie Fanfare for a Death Scene 1964-09-01
Series Profiles in Courage Unknown 1964-11-08
Series Slattery's People 1964-09-21
Series The Lieutenant Unknown 1963-09-14
Series The Outer Limits Unknown 1963-09-16
Series Mr. Novak Unknown 1963-09-24
Series Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre Unknown 1963-10-04
Series Burke's Law Unknown 1963-09-20
Series The Fugitive Unknown 1963-09-17
Series The Virginian Unknown 1962-09-19
Series Stoney Burke Unknown 1962-10-01
Series The Eleventh Hour Unknown 1962-10-03
Series The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Unknown 1962-10-01
Series Cain's Hundred Unknown 1961-09-19
Series The Wonderful World of Disney Unknown 1961-09-24
Series Target: The Corruptors! Unknown 1961-09-29
Series Dr. Kildare Unknown 1961-09-27
Series Outlaws Unknown 1960-09-26
Series Route 66 Unknown 1960-10-07
Series Naked City Unknown 1958-09-30
Series Decoy Unknown 1957-10-14
Series Gunsmoke Unknown 1955-09-10
Series Alfred Hitchcock Presents Unknown 1955-10-02
Series The Emmy Awards Unknown 1949-01-25
Series Studio One Unknown 1948-11-07