Edward Asner


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Edward Asner . He has won four Golden Globes Awards and five Emmy Awards. He's known for Up (2009), J.F.K. (JFK) (1991) and Roots (TV Miniseries) (1977).

All Movies of Edward Asner

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  • Olympia
    Armed with her uncompromising tenacity, intelligence, and humor, Olympia Dukakis fashions her experience of alienation into armor while appropriating the obstacles of life into tools for progression and growth.
    United States  2018
  • Up to Snuff
    Documentary about the life of the American musician William Garrett Walden, recognized for being a great composer of film and television soundtracks such as Roseanne, Ellen, Felicity, Early Edition, Sports Night, The West Wing, Th...
    Character: Himself
    United States  2018
  • Let Go
    Follows the intertwining stories of Walter Dishman, a melancholy parole officer struggling with the doldrums of married life, and three eccentric ex-convicts recently placed under his supervision.
    Character: Artie
    United States  2011
  • Identical
    Identical twins are born, one is good and one is evil. They need each-other to exist, but they deeply resent the others existence. They both fall in love with the same woman. A love triangle forms which leads to murder.
    United States  2011
  • Too Big to Fail
    Chronicles the financial meltdown of 2008 and centers on Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson.
    Character: Warren Buffett
    United States  2011
  • Up
    By tying thousands of balloon to his home, 78-year-old Carl Fredricksen sets out to fulfill his lifelong dream to see the wilds of South America. Right after lifting off, however, he learns he isn’t alone on his journey, since R...
    Character: voz Carl
    United States  2009
  • Gigantic
    Brian Weathersby (PAUL DANO) is a 28 year-old salesman at a high-end Swedish mattress company. The afterthought child to elderly parents (ED ASNER, JANE ALEXANDER), and the youngest son in a trio of successful brothers, a shady oi...
    Character: Kirby Weathersby (as Ed Asner)
    United States  2008
  • Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip (TV Series)
    TV Series (2006). 22 episodes. In the drama series, Aaron Sorkin lays bare the backstage politics, romances and delicate balance between creative talent, on-air personalities and network executives in an instant text-messaging wor...
    Character:  Wilson White 6 episodes, 2006-2007
    United States  2006
  • Sir! No Sir!
    This feature-length documentary focuses on the efforts by troops in the U.S. military during the Vietnam War to oppose the war effort by peaceful demonstration and subversion. It speaks mainly to veterans, but serves as a ready re...
    Character: Colonel Heinl (voice) (as Ed Asner)
    United States  2005
  • The Oil Factor: Behind the War on Terror
    The documentary analyzes the development of some global events since the beginning of the century (especially after the 9/11 terrorist attacks) from the perspective of oil and oil-abundant regions. 'The Oil Factor' aspires to bri...
    Character: Narrator
    United States  2005
  • Elf
    After inadvertently wreaking havoc on the elf community due to his ungainly size, a man raised as an elf at the North Pole is sent to the U.S. in search of his true identity.
    Character: Santa
    United States  2003
  • The Commission
    Using transcripts from the Warren Commission Report, this film documents the workings of the Warren Commission, which investigated the assassination of President John F. Kennedy in 1963.
    United States  2003
  • The Animal
    Marvin Mange (Rob Schneider) has only one dream in life: to become a police officer, like his father. Unfortunately, Marvin's natural clumsiness and lack of self-esteem have made him the laughing stock of his police coworkers. All...
    United States  2001
  • The Bachelor
    Jimmie is seeing his single friends get married one by one. He isn't too worried until his girlfriend Anne catches the bouquet at his friend Marco's wedding. Suddenly, his wild mustang days are numbered. He finally decides to prop...
    Character: Gluckman
    United States  1999
  • Gipsy (TV)
    Based on the autobiography of Gypsy Rose Lee, this made-for-TV movie-previously a Broadway smash and a 1962 film-depicts the life and times of a stripper and her domineering mother.
    United States  1993
  • Down on the Waterfront
    Two filmmakers, eager to make a feature film that will improve the tarnished reputation of the longshoreman's union, meet with union officials.
    Character: Bobby Gleason
    United States  1993
  • Hearts Afire (TV Series)
    John Ritter returns to TV in a genial sitcom, playing an aide to a senator (Gaynes). His life is somewhat complicated by his wife (Post)'s father (Asner) having spent a long stretch in prison for financial impropriety, and her som...
    United States  1992
  • J.F.K. (JFK)
    Real-life New Orleans district attorney Jim Garrison (Kevin Costner) sets out to investigate the murder of U.S. president John F. Kennedy. In the process, he discovers an intricate conspiracy involving a group of decadent gay men ...
    Character: Guy Bannister
    United States  1991
  • Tender Is the Night (TV Miniseries)
    Dick and Nicole Diver are a glamorous couple who take a villa in the South of France and surround themselves with a circle of friends, mainly Americans. Also staying at the resort are Rosemary Hoyt, a young actress, and her mother...
    United Kingdom  1985
  • O'Hara's Wife
    Workaholic attorney Bob O'Hara (Asner) is devastated when his wife (Hartley) dies suddenly. She returns to "haunt" him, however, (a la "Topper") and her mission is to persuade him to slow down, watch his own he...
    Character: Bob O'Hara
    United States  1982
  • Roots (TV Miniseries)
    From the moment the young Kunta Kinte (LeVar Burton) is stolen from his life and ancestral home in 18th-century Africa and brought under inhumane conditions to be auctioned as a slave in America, a line is begun that leads from th...
    United States  1977
  • Lou Grant (TV Series)
    TV Series (1977-1982). 5 Seasons. 114 episodes. After everyone on the "Mary Tyler Moore Show" got fired, Lou Grant went to Los Angeles and became city editor of the L.A. Tribune, owned by Mrs. Pynchon, with whom Lou ofte...
    United States  1977
  • Rich Man, Poor Man (TV Miniseries)
    Adapted from the mammoth novel by Irwin Shaw, the miniseries covers the years from WWII to the 1960s, detailing the vacillating fortunes of the immigrant Jordache brothers. "Rich Man" Rudy Jordache (Peter Strauss) is det...
    United States  1976
  • Gus
    Hank Cooper the owner of a football team that's not doing so well and stands to lose the team to Charles Gwynn who lent Cooper the money he needed to keep the team afloat. Cooper makes a bet with Gwynn if the team can win half the...
    Character: Hank Cooper
    United States  1976
  • The Last Child (TV)
    In a badly-overpopulated future, where each couple is only allowed one child and where people over 65 are forbidden medical care under a very draconian set of laws, a young couple, pregnant with their second child (the first died ...
    United States  1971
  • Mary Tyler Moore (TV Series)
    TV Series (1970-1977). 7 Seasons. 168 Episodes. Mary Richards moves to Minneapolis after a relationship goes bad. She finds work as an associate producer in a small television newsroom where the characters include Lou Grant, her g...
    United States  1970
  • They Call Me Mister Tibbs!
    San Francisco Police Lieutenant Virgil Tibbs is called in to investigate when a liberal street preacher and political candidate is accused of murdering a prostitute. Tibbs is also battling domestic woes, including a frustrated wif...
    Character: Woody Garfield
    United States  1970
  • The Mod Squad (TV Series)
    TV Series (1968-1973). 5 Seasons. 123 Episodes. Three young outsiders fight crime as undercover agents for the police.
    United States  1968
  • The Slender Thread
    Alan is a Seattle college student volunteering at a crisis center. One night when at the clinic alone, a woman calls up the number and tells Alan that she needs to talk to someone. She informs Alan she took a load of pills, and he...
    Character: Det. Judd Ridley
    United States  1965
  • Slattery's People (TV Series)
    TV Series (1964–1965). 2 Seasons. 36 episodes. Jim Slattery enters the state legislature, hopeful that he can make a difference. He finds dealing with endless rules and the majority opposition party frustrates any meaningful cha...
    United States  1964
  • The Fugitive (TV Series)
    TV Series (1963-1967). 4 Seasons. 120 Episodes. Dr. Richard Kimble, an Indiana pediatrician, is accused, arrested, tried and convicted of the murder of his wife. Kimble claims he was on his way home from a drive when the murder oc...
    Character:  Joe Bantam / ... 3 episodes, 1965-1967
    United States  1963