Tony Randall

Tony Randall

Performer, Director

Tony Randall, the star of a string of 1950s Doris Day films and the 1970s television sitcom "The Odd Couple," who late in life realized a dream by founding the National Actors Theatre, died May 18, 2004, in his sleep yesterday evening at NYU Medical Center due to complications from a prolonged illness, a spokesman said.  He was 84 years old.

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  • Also known as: Anthony Randall, Leonard Rosenberg
  • Born: Feb 26, 1920 in Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • Death: May 18, 2004 in New York, New York

Roles (40)

Judgment at Nuremberg Playbill - Opening Night Judgment at Nuremberg (2001)
Opened Mar 26, 2001
  • NAT Founder and Artistic Director
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Night Must Fall - Opening Night, Feb 1999 Night Must Fall (1999)
Opened Mar 8, 1999
  • National Actors Theatre Founder and Artistic Director
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Sunshine Boys Playbill - Opening Night The Sunshine Boys (1997)
Opened Dec 8, 1997
  • as Al Lewis (Original)
  • National Actors Theatre Founder and Artistic Director
The Sunshine Boys - Opening Night
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The Gin Game Playbill - April 1997 The Gin Game (1997)
Opened Apr 20, 1997
  • NAT Founder and Artistic Director
The Gin Game - Opening Night
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Inherit the Wind Playbill - Opening Night, April 1996 Inherit the Wind (1996)
Opened Apr 4, 1996
  • as Henry Drummond (Standby - Original)
  • as E.K. Hornbeck (Standby - Original)
  • Founder/Artistic Director
Inherit the Wind - Opening Night
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The School for Scandal Playbill - Opening Night, Nov 1995 The School for Scandal (1995)
Opened Nov 19, 1995
  • as Sir Peter Teazle (Original)
  • NAT Founder and Artistic Director
The School for Scandal - Opening Night
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Gentlemen Prefer Blondes Playbill - April 1995 Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1995)
Opened Apr 10, 1995
  • Founder and Artistic Director
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The 48th Annual Tony Awards Playbill - June 12, 1994 The 48th Annual Tony Awards - 1994 (1994)
Opened Jun 12, 1994
  • as Participating Artist (Original)
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The Flowering Peach Playbill - March 1994 The Flowering Peach (1994)
Opened Mar 20, 1994
  • Founder and Artistic Advisor
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The Government Inspector Playbill - Opening Night, Jan 1994 The Government Inspector (1994)
Opened Jan 6, 1994
  • as Ivan Khlestakov (Original)
  • Founder and Artistic Advisor
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Awards

Outer Critics Circle
1992 Special Award Winner
Tony Award
1958 Best Actor in a Musical Oh Captain! Nominee
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