Marty Feldman

Actor, Screenwriter, Director
Diminutive, pop-eyed TV comedian and writer; memorable as a variety of manic characters in Mel Brooks and Gene Wilder films, especially as Igor in Mel Brooks's "Young Frankenstein" (1974). Feldman made his directorial ... Read more »
Born: 07/08/1933 in London, England, GB

Filmography

Actor (15)

Slapstick of Another Kind 1984 (Movie)

Sylvester (Actor)

Celebrity Daredevils 1982 - 1983 (TV Show)

Actor

Yellowbeard 1983 (Movie)

Gilberturn (Actor)

In God We Trust 1980 (Movie)

Brother Ambrose (Actor)

Silent Movie 1976 (Movie)

Marty Eggs (Actor)

The Last Remake of Beau Geste 1976 (Movie)

Digby Geste (Actor)

Lights, Camera, Monty! 1974 - 1975 (TV Show)

Actor

40 gradi soto il lenzuolo 1974 (Movie)

Marty (Actor)

The Adventure of Sherlock Holmes' Smarter Brother 1974 (Movie)

Sgt Orville Sacker (Actor)

Young Frankenstein 1974 (Movie)

Igor (Actor)

The Man Who Came to Dinner 1972 - 1973 (TV Show)

Actor

The Marty Feldman Comedy Machine 1971 - 1972 (TV Show)

Actor

The Golddiggers in London 1969 - 1970 (TV Show)

Actor

Every Home Should Have One 1969 (Movie)

Teddy (Actor)

The Bed Sitting Room 1969 (Movie)

National Health Service (Actor)
Writer (6)

Dom DeLuise and Friends 1982 - 1983 (TV Show)

Writer

In God We Trust 1980 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Flannery and Quilt 1975 - 1976 (TV Show)

Writer

The Last Remake of Beau Geste 1976 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

The Last Remake of Beau Geste 1976 (Movie)

(From Story)

Every Home Should Have One 1969 (Movie)

(Screenplay)
Director (3)

In God We Trust 1980 (Movie)

(Director)

The Last Remake of Beau Geste 1976 (Movie)

(Director)

When Things Were Rotten 1975 - 1976 (Tv Show)

Director
Production Management (1)

The 34th Annual Grammy Awards 1991 - 1992 (TV Show)

Production Coordinator

Biography

Diminutive, pop-eyed TV comedian and writer; memorable as a variety of manic characters in Mel Brooks and Gene Wilder films, especially as Igor in Mel Brooks's "Young Frankenstein" (1974). Feldman made his directorial debut in 1977 with the Foreign Legion spoof, "The Last Remake of Beau Geste" (1977).

Relationships

Lauretta Feldman

Wife
married from 1959 until his death

Milestones

1982

Died of massive attack after last day of shooting his role in "Yellowbeard"

1977

First film as director "The Last Remake of Beau Geste"

1974

Offered memorable turn as Igor ("that's EYE-gor") in "Young Frankenstein"

1968

Film acting debut, "The Bed Sitting Room"

1967

First appearance on British television as comedian

Formed comedy-writing team with Barry Took, moving from radio to TV with "At Last the 1948 Show"

Toured with a comedy act, then joined radio comedy program, "Educating Archy"

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