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He won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role in Sweet Bird of Youth (1962). His other notable films include 12 Angry Men (1957) and The Unsinkable Molly Brown (1964). He also worked extensively in television, appearing in guest roles in such popular programs as Bonanza.
He is the father of the actor Ed Begley, Jr.
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