The couple had one son, Edward G. Robinson, Jr. (a.k.a. Manny Robinson, 1933–1974), as well as a daughter from Gladys Robinson's first marriage. In 1956 the couple divorced. In 1958 he married Jane Bodenheimer, a dress designer professionally known as Jane Arden. Thereafter he also maintained a home in Palm Springs, California.
Jul 16, 2021 · Edward G. Robinson, Actor: Double Indemnity. Emanuel Goldenberg arrived in the United States from Romania at age ten, and his family moved into New York's Lower East Side. He took up acting while attending City College, abandoning plans to become a rabbi or lawyer. The American Academy of Dramatic Arts awarded him a scholarship, and he began work in stock, with his new name, Edward G. ...
The American Academy of Dramatic Arts awarded him a scholarship, and he began work in stock, with his new name, Edward G. Robinson (the "G" stood for his birth surname), in 1913. Broadway was two years later; he worked steadily there for 15 years. His work included "The Kibitzer", a comedy he co-wrote with Jo Swerling.
- Emmanuel Goldenberg
- December 12, 1893 in Bucharest, Romania
In real life, Mr. Robinson, was a discerning, tasteful, gentle patron of the arts and a great humanitarian and appreciator of beauty. In his film career, he was always excellent and quite prolific and hard working, and so listing 31 of his best films was quite effortless. So, here are 31 of the best films of the wonderful, Edward G. Robinson.
Edward G. Robinson Jr. was born on March 19, 1933 in Los Angeles, California, USA. He is known for his work on Some Like It Hot (1959), Get Smart (1965) and Invasion, U.S.A. (1952). He was married to Nan Elizabeth Morris, Ruth Elaine Menold Conte and Frances Chisholm. He died on February 26, 1974 in Los Angeles.
Edward G. Robinson, original name Emanuel Goldenberg, (born December 12, 1893, Bucharest, Romania—died January 26, 1973, Hollywood, California, U.S.), American stage and film actor who skillfully played a wide range of character types but was best known for his portrayals of gangsters and criminals.
One of his notable performances was a war crimes commissioner in the 1946 film "The Stranger" which Orson Welles directed and starred in along with Loretta Young. In the 1950s Edward G. Robinson experienced many personal problems, including being falsely connected to communist groups and called before the House Un-American Activities Commission.
- 12 Dec 1893, Bucharest, Bucuresti Municipality, Romania
- Emanuel Goldenberg
- 26 Jan 1973 (aged 79), Hollywood, Los Angeles County, California, USA
- Ridgewood, New York
Actor. Born in Los Angeles, California, he was the son of renowned actor Edward G. Robinson. Although he didn't have as grand a career in films as his father, he had a successful career on television. He appeared on TV series such as You Are There, Zane Gray Theatre, Gunsmoke, Wagon Train, Get Smart, Bracken's World...
- Hollywood, California
- Abbey of the Psalms, Crypt 4386, Corridor E-4
Robinson was a close friend and sometime lover of Marilyn Monroe and was the prototype for the character Eddie G. in Blonde (2001), the TV mini-series about Monroe, based on the novel by Joyce Carol Oates. Robinson appeared in some films and numerous television series during the 1950s and early 1970s.