Quantcast
Bill Macy: American actor (1922 - n/a) | Biography
peoplepill id: bill-macy
BM
2 views today
2 views this week
Bill Macy
American actor

Bill Macy

Bill Macy
The basics

Quick Facts

Intro American actor
Is Actor Film actor Television actor Stage actor
From United States of America
Field Film, TV, Stage & Radio
Gender male
Birth 18 May 1922, Revere
Age 101 years
Star sign Taurus
Family
Children: Rick Macy
The details (from wikipedia)

Biography

Bill Macy (born Wolf Martin Garber; May 18, 1922) is an American actor.

Early life

Born in Revere, Massachusetts to Mollie (née Friedopfer) and Michael Garber, a manufacturer, he was raised in Brooklyn, New York, and worked as a cab driver before pursuing an acting career.

Maude

Macy played Walter Findlay, the long-suffering husband of the title character on the 1970s television situation comedy Maude, starring Beatrice Arthur.

Film and television

He has made more than 70 appearances on film and television. He appeared as the Jury Foreman in The Producers in 1967. Other memorable roles include the co-inventor of the 'Opti-grab' in the 1979 Steve Martin comedy The Jerk, and as the head television writer in My Favorite Year (1982).

His other film credits include roles in Death at Love House (1976), The Late Show (1976), Serial (1980), Movers & Shakers (1985), Bad Medicine (1985), Tales from the Darkside (1986), Sibling Rivalry (1990), The Doctor (1991), Me, Myself and I (1992), Analyze This (1999), Surviving Christmas (2004), The Holiday (2006), and Mr. Woodcock (2007).

In 1986, Macy was a guest on the fourth episode of L.A. Law, playing an older man whose young wife wants a music career. Macy appeared in the popular television movie Perry Mason and The Case Of The Murdered Madame (1987) as banker Richard Wilson.

He appeared occasionally on Seinfeld as one of the residents of the Florida retirement community where Jerry Seinfeld's parents lived. He also appeared on the short-lived Fox sitcom Back to You. Macy portrayed a demon in a guest appearance on Millennium. Macy made a guest appearance as a patient on Chicago Hope, and as an aging gambler on the series Las Vegas.

Theater

Macy was an original cast member of the long-running theatrical revue Oh! Calcutta!.

The contents of this page are sourced from Wikipedia article on 12 Aug 2019. The contents are available under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license.
Search trend
comments so far.
Comments
From our partners
Sponsored
Reference sources
References
http://www.filmreference.com/film/93/Bill-Macy.html
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=49GqTavWOEQ
https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0534409/
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0648260/
https://www.ibdb.com/broadway-cast-staff/88477
http://www.lortel.org/Archives/CreditableEntity/23220
http://catalogo.bne.es/uhtbin/authoritybrowse.cgi?action=display&authority_id=XX4921256
https://catalogue.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/cb140399736
https://data.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/cb140399736
http://isni.org/isni/0000000115875385
https://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/no2007055629
http://socialarchive.iath.virginia.edu/ark:/99166/w6tr9ndh
https://viaf.org/viaf/4708275
https://www.worldcat.org/identities/containsVIAFID/4708275
Sections Bill Macy

arrow-left arrow-right instagram whatsapp myspace quora soundcloud spotify tumblr vk website youtube pandora tunein iheart itunes