Caption: Still of Joseph Wiseman in Daktaras Ne (1962)
Born: May 15, 1918
Star sign: Taurus
Height: 6' (1.83 m)
Known for: Dr. No (1962), Viva Zapata! (1952), Detective Story (1951), The Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz (1974)
Joseph Wiseman was born on May 15, 1918 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. He came to Broadway in the 1930s, where he was critically hailed for performances in Shakespeare's "King Lear", Clifford Odets' "Golden Boy" and Anton Chekhov's "Uncle Vanya". Motion pictures in which Wiseman has been seen include Detective Story (1951), starring Kirk Douglas, ...