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The Brooklyn native played the role of mayor in both films during his long career on stage.
Lee Wallace (Ed Koch) has a similar appearance, he accidentally or never played the mayor Pelham One Two Attackee and Tim Burton BatmanHis family announced that he died in New York due to a long illness. He was 90 years old.
Wallace also appeared in other famous movies, including Crut (1971), Hot rock (1972), Happy whore (1
He has been performing regularly at the Williamstown Theater Festival in Massachusetts since the mid-1960s, and opposite Glenn Close in the Yale Repertory Company. Uncle Vaniya In 1981.
Wallace also worked on eight Broadway works, One teaspoon every four hours Directed by Leonard Nimoy in 1969 Apple won’t fall In the year 1996.
He was born in Leo Melis, Brooklyn on July 15, 1930, and grew up in the Lower East Side of Manhattan. He graduated from Seward Park High School, studied at New York University, and then studied with acting teacher Michael Howard for 7 years after serving in the US Army.
Many people think Wallace is very similar to the charismatic Koch. He served as the mayor of New York City from 1978 to 1989, and Burton appointed him as the mayor of Gotham City. Batman (1989).
Four years ago, Koch would be elected, Wallace played a besieged, besieged mayor of New York in the great Joseph Sargent-oriented crime film Pelham One Two Three (1974), starring Walter Matthau (Walter Matthau).
Wallace also appeared on TV Kojak, Lou Grant, Ryan’s Hope, Kate and Ellie, Law and order And other shows.
The survivors include his 45-year-old wife, A kind of life Actress Marilyn Chris and their son Paul.