Bert Lahr

Birthday:

08/13/1895

Place of birth:

New York City, New York, United States:

Biography:

Bert Lahr (born Irving Lahrheim; August 13, 1895 – December 4, 1967) was an American actor and comedian. Lahr is remembered today for his roles as the Cowardly Lion and the farmworker Zeke in the 1939 movie The Wizard of Oz, but was also well-known for work in burlesque, vaudeville, and on Broadway. Description above from the Wikipedia article Bert Lahr, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.



Credits

Shemp Cocktail: A Toast to the Original Stooge (2008)
as Bert Lahr
The Legend Floyd: The Dark Side Of The Rainbow (2000)
as The Cowardly Lion
That's Entertainment! (1974)
as Clip from 'The Wizard of Oz' (archive footage)
The Night They Raided Minsky's (1968)
as Professor Spats
The Fantasticks (1964)
as
The Great Waltz (1955)
as Hans Ebesteder
The Second Greatest Sex (1955)
as Job McClure
Rose Marie (1954)
as Barney McCorkle
Mister Universe (1951)
as Joe Pulaski
Always Leave Them Laughing (1949)
as Eddie Eagen
Meet the People (1944)
as The Commander
Ship Ahoy (1942)
as Skip Owens
Sing Your Worries Away (1942)
as Clarence 'Chow' Brewster
The Wizard of Oz (1939)
as "Zeke" / The Cowardly Lion
Zaza (1938)
as Cascart
Just Around the Corner (1938)
as Gus
Josette (1938)
as Barney Barnaby
Love and Hisses (1937)
as Sugar Boles
Merry Go Round of 1938 (1937)
as Bert
No More West (1934)
as Gunpowder Bert
Henry the Ache (1934)
as King Henry VIII
Hizzoner (1933)
as Bert Lahr, Cop
Flying High (1931)
as Emil 'Rusty' Krouse
Faint Heart (1929)
as Rudolf