Actor Martin Landau Dead at 89

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Martin Landau, an actor whose career spanned six decades, passed away Saturday, July 15, after some time in the hospital. He was 89.

Starring in a variety of recent hits like The Majestic, The X-Files, and Hollywood Homocide, the prolific actor was in a variety of TV roles before starring mostly in movies roles later in his career. Some of his larger roles include Ed Wood (for which he won an Oscar), North by Northwest, The Greatest Story Ever Told, and the TV shows The Twilight Zone and Mission: Impossible, which inspired the movie franchise.

Fans and those who worked with him took to Twitter to mourn his passing and celebrate his career.

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