Charles Durning

Charles Durning

Performer

Charles Durning, a portly character actor who came into his own during his middle years, playing an endless array of comic and dramatic roles in every entertainment medium, died Dec. 24 2012 in New York. He was 89.

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  • Born: Feb 28, 1923 in Highland Falls, New York
  • Death: Dec 24, 2012 in New York, NY

Awards

Drama Desk Award
1990 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play Cat on a Hot Tin Roof Winner
1972 Outstanding Performance That Championship Season Winner
Outer Critics Circle
2001 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play The Best Man Nominee
1990 Outstanding Actor in a Play Cat on a Hot Tin Roof Nominee
Tony Award
1990 Featured Actor in a Play Cat on a Hot Tin Roof Winner