Jack Albertson

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  • In 1976, Jack won another Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series playing Ed Brown on Chico and the Man.

  • In 1975, Jack won an Emmy Award for Outstanding Continuing or Single Performance by a Supporting Actor in Variety or Music in his work on Cher.

  • In 1969, Jack won an Academy Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role playing John Cleary on The Subject Was Roses.

  • When Jack died he was cremated. His ashes were scattered at sea.

  • Jack is the younger brother of Mabel Albertson.

  • He has a star on the Hollywood walk of fame for his work in television. It is located at 6253 Hollywood Blvd.

  • Jack was 5' 11" (1.80 m).

  • Jack was in the movie Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory (1971) as Grandpa Joe. He was also in the 1981 film Dead & Buried as William G. Dobbs, The Subject Was Roses (1968) as John Cleary, The Flim-Flam Man {1967} as Mr. Packard, he played Pop in the 1956 film The Harder They Fall, he played Jenson in the 1955 film Bring Your Smile Along, and played Vic Davis in the 1954 film Top Banana, played Alfredo Brazzi in the 1970 film Squeeze a Flower, Jack was in the 1970 movie Rabbit, Run as Marty Tothero.

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