Efrem Zimbalist, Jr. was born on November 30, 1918 to Alma Gluck, famed opera singer and Efrem Zimbalist, Sr. concert violinist. After his service in World War II (he was awarded the Purple Heart), he entered into acting. Zimbalist, the self-assured, business like actor, had his first taste…more
Prior to his comversion to Christianity, Efrem practiced Transcendental Meditation as taught by Maharishi Mahesh Yogi, best known as guru to The Beatles.
Efrem Zimbalist Jr. has a star on The Hollywood Walk Of Fame. It is located on 7095 Hollywood Blvd.
Moving to Philadelphia in 1950, Efrem became a researcher at the Curtis Institute of Music; under the direction of his father, Efrem, Sr.
Efrem briefly retired from acting in 1950 following his first wife's death.
Sadly, Efrem has lost both of his wives to cancer. Most recently Stephanie (mother of Stephanie) on February 4, 2007.
Although he was born Jewish, Efrem has always had a close association with evangelical Christianity.
Efrem is a graduate of the Class of 1940 at Yale University.
Efrem is a devout Christian and refused to dish dirt about Hollywood in his recent biography.
Efrem has twice married Stephanie Spaulding, mother of his daughter, also named Stephanie.
Efrem was best know for his portrayal of Inspector Lewis Erskine on The F.B.I.
Efrem voiced Alfred in Batman Gotham Knights.
Efrem was the voice Alfred in Superman: The Animated Series.
Voiced Alfred pennyworth in Batman The Animated series.
Best known for his role as Stuart Bailey in 77 Sunset Strip.