George Tobias Biography

Place of Birth: New York City, New York
Height: 6' (1.83 m) Mini Biography American ch
Wiki Biography: American character actor who specialized in none-too-bright pals of the lead, though his range included villains and ethnic types. A native of New York City, he began acting at 15. He studied at the Neighborhood Playhouse and played on Broadway with the Theatre Guild, and with the Provincetown Players. He came to Hollywood in the late Thirties and quickly became a fixture in films of all genres, primarily at Warner Bros. He was a frequent foil for James Cagney and played everything from comedies to dramas and musicals. In the 1960s, he achieved greater fame as the long-suffering neighbor Abner Kravitz on the hit TV show "Bewitched" (1964). He retired in 1972. He died of cancer a decade later.

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Filmography

Movies Title Appeared As Year Genre
City for Conquest 1940 0, 0
Torrid Zone 1940 0, Biography
They Drive by Night 1940 Crime, Drama
The Bride Came C.O.D. 1941
The Strawberry Blonde 1941 0
Out of the Fog 1941 Crime, Drama
Sergeant York 'Pusher' Ross 1941 Action, Drama
Yankee Doodle Dandy Dietz 1942 0
Captains of the Clouds 1942 0, Romance, 0
My Sister Eileen 1942 Comedy
Mission to Moscow 1943 Drama, History
This Is the Army Maxie Twardofsky 1943 Comedy, Musical
Thank Your Lucky Stars 1943 Comedy, Musical
Passage to Marseille 1944 Drama, Adventure
Objective, Burma! 1945 0, 0
Sinbad the Sailor 1947 Romance, Adventure
The Set-Up Tiny 1949
Ten Tall Men Londos 1951 0, 0
The Glenn Miller Story 1954 Drama, Music
The Seven Little Foys 1955 Comedy, Drama
Silk Stockings 1957 Comedy, Musical, Romance
Marjorie Morningstar 1958 Drama, Romance
A New Kind of Love 1963 Comedy, Romance
The Glass Bottom Boat Norman Fenimore 1966 Comedy, Romance