• Farewell Martin Landau, the Only Actor Who Could Save Woody Allen From Himself

    4 days ago - By Tablet Magazine

    Martin Landau, the Academy Award-winning actor whose virtuosic career spanned seven decades and included collaborations with some of the most lauded directors in history, died Saturday at the age of 89. The cause of death was “unexpected complications” (to extent that any complications can truly come as a surprise at the end of one's ninth decade of life) following a brief stay at UCLA Medical Center.
    Landau was among the last of a breed, the kind of intense and versatile actor about whom it can be said: “He was born in 1928 in Brooklyn, to a family of working-class Jewish immigrants” (His...
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