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Anthony Holland (actor)

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Cause of death  suicide
Education  University of Chicago
Role  Actor
Name  Anthony Holland
Years active  1964-1988


Born  March 3, 1928 (1928-03-03) Brooklyn, New York, U.S.
Died  July 9, 1988, New York City, New York, United States
Awards  Obie Award for Performance
Movies  Klute, The Lonely Lady, The Anderson Tapes, Popi, The Best Christmas Pageant
Similar People  Peter Sasdy, Alan Arkin, Philip Kaufman, Arthur Hiller, George Schaefer

Anthony Holland (March 3, 1928 - July 9, 1988) was an American actor, best known for his comic performances in theatre, film and television.

Holland graduated from the University of Chicago and studied acting with Lee Strasberg during the 1960s. He was one of the original members of The Second City improvisational comedy group.

Anthony Holland (actor) Anthony Holland 1928 1988 Find A Grave Memorial

In 1987, he appeared in Martha Clarke's adaptation of several stories by Franz Kafka, The Hunger Artist, for which he received praised from The New York Times theatre critic Frank Rich.

His film appearances included the 1979 Bob Fosse film All That Jazz, the original 1970 version of the Neil Simon-penned The Out-of-Towners, Sidney Lumet's Bye Bye Braverman, Alan J. Pakula's Klute and Paul Mazursky's 1982 film The Tempest. He also appeared in television series including Columbo, The Mary Tyler Moore Show, M*A*S*H, Hill Street Blues and Cagney and Lacey.

Holland committed suicide in 1988. He had been ill with HIV/AIDS.



References

Anthony Holland (actor) Wikipedia


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