Walter Matthau

Walter Matthau (born Walter John Matthow; October 1, 1920 – July 1, 2000) was an American actor, comedian and film director.

He is best known for his film roles in A Face in the Crowd (1957), King Creole (1958) and as a coach of a hapless little league team in the baseball comedy The Bad News Bears (1976). He also starred in 10 films alongside Jack Lemmon, including The Odd Couple (1968), The Front Page (1974) and Grumpy Old Men (1993). Matthau won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his performance in the Billy Wilder film The Fortune Cookie (1966). Matthau is also known for his performances in Stanley Donen's romance Charade (1963), Gene Kelly's musical Hello, Dolly! (1969), Elaine May's screwball comedy A New Leaf (1971) and Herbert Ross' ensemble comedy California Suite (1978). He also starred in Plaza Suite, Kotch (both 1971), Charley Varrick (1973), The Sunshine Boys (1975), and Hopscotch (1980).

On Broadway, Matthau originated the role of Oscar Madison in The Odd Couple by playwright Neil Simon, for which he received a Tony Award for Best Actor in a Play in 1965, his second after A Shot in the Dark in 1962. Matthau also received two British Academy Film Awards and a Golden Globe Award. In 1963, he received a Primetime Emmy Award nomination for his performance in The DuPont Show of the Week. In 1982, he received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

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Name Walter Matthau
Age 103 years 6 month 17 days old
Net Worth 10 million
Height 1.89 meter
Born Place New York City, New York, USA
Nationality US
Birthday 1920-10-01
Death 2000-07-01

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1. Walter Matthau Age in 2024 ?

Walter Matthau Age in 2024 is 103 years 6 month 17 days old

2. What was the birthday of Walter Matthau ?

Birthday of Walter Matthau was 1920-10-01

3. what was the net worth of Walter Matthau in 2024 ?

Walter Matthau net worth in 2024 is 10 million

4. what was the height of Walter Matthau ?

Walter Matthau height was 1.89 meter

5. what was the nationality of Walter Matthau ?

Walter Matthau nationality was US

6. What was the Walter Matthau occupation ?

Walter Matthau occupation was actor

7. What was the gender of Walter Matthau ?

Gender of Walter Matthau was Male

8. When Walter Matthau was Died ?

Walter Matthau was died on 2000-07-01

9. What was nick name of Walter Matthau ?

Nick name of Walter Matthau was Walter Matuschanskayasky,Уолтер Мэттау,Walter John Matthau

10. Where Walter Matthau was born?

Walter Matthau was born in New York City, New York, USA

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