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Ed Binns

Edward Binns (September 12, 1916-December 4, 1990) was a stage and film actor. After appearing in a number of Broadway plays, Binns begain appearing in films in the early 1950s. Some of his notable roles include playing Juror #6 (the painter) in 12 Angry Men and Major General Walter Bedell Smith in the Academy Award-winning film Patton (1970). Binns also appeared in dozens of television programs including being a cast member of It Takes a Thief (1969-1970). Binns died at the age of 74 while traveling from New York to his home in Connecticut.

Note: This profile was written in or before 2005.

Ed Binns Facts

BirthdaySeptember 12, 1916
BirthplacePhiladelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Date of deathDecember 4, 1990 (Brewster, New York, USA, age 74)

Selected Filmography

I Shot an Arrow into the Air
12 Angry Men
Night Moves
Hemingway's Adventures Of A Young Man
Oliver's Story
The Ghost of Moby Dick
Lovin Molly
Lovin' Molly
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