Walter Matthau

American actor (1920–2000)

Walter Matthau (October 1, 1920–July 1, 2000) was an American actor. He starred with Jack Lemmon in The Odd Couple and its sequel The Odd Couple II. He won the Academy Award for The Fortune Cookie.

Walter Matthau
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Walter in 1952
Walter John Matthow

October 1, 1920
DiedJuly 1, 2000 (age 79)
AwardsAcademy Award for Best Supporting Actor
1966 The Fortune Cookie
BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role
1974 Pete 'n' Tillie ; Charley Varrick
Golden Globe Award for Best Actor - Motion Picture Musical or Comedy
1976 The Sunshine Boys
Tony Award for Best Featured Actor in a Play
1962 A Shot in the Dark
Tony Award for Best Leading Actor in a Play
1965 The Odd Couple


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