Category:Lee Strasberg

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Lee Strasberg, stage name of Israel Strassberg (born 17 November 1901 in Budaniv, then Austro-Hungarian empire - dead 17 February 1982 in New York City), was an Ukraine-born actor, director and acting teacher from the United States. Born from a Jewish family in an Ukrainian oblast' under the Austrian empire, he migrated in the U.S. in 1909. Apart from acting, he trained several generations of theatre and film's most illustrious talents, including Anne Bancroft, Dustin Hoffman, Montgomery Clift, James Dean, Marilyn Monroe, Julie Harris, Paul Newman, Ellen Burstyn, Al Pacino, Robert De Niro and director Elia Kazan.

Lee Strasberg 
American actor, drama teacher, acting coach, theorist
Date of birth 17 November 1901
Date of death 17 February 1982
New York City
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  • natural causes
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  • film actor
  • theatre director
  • film director
  • stage actor
  • Paula Strasberg (–1966)
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