Martin Balsam

Born Nov 4, 1919
  • Actor
Martin Henry Balsam was an American actor. He is known for his Oscar-winning role as Arnold Burns in A Thousand Clowns and his role as private investigator Milton Arbogast in Psycho.
Martin Balsam

Martin Balsam Stats


: Martin Henry Balsam, The Bronx Barrymore


: Actor


: 5 ft 6 in (1.7 m)


: Jewish people


: United States of America

Date of Birth

: November 4, 1919

Place of Birth

: The Bronx

Date of Death

: February 13, 1996

Place of Death

: Rome

Cause of Death

: Myocardial infarction

Martin Balsam Film Roles

  1. Breakfast at Tiffany's
    O.J. Berman
    Breakfast at Tiffany's
  2. Catch-22
    Colonel Cathcart
  3. Psycho
    Milton Arbogast
  4. The Delta Force
    Ben Kaplan
    The Delta Force
  5. The Taking of Pelham One Two Three
    The Taking of Pelham One Two Three
  6. Tora! Tora! Tora!
    Adm. Husband E. Kimmel
  7. Two Evil Eyes
    Mr. Pym
  8. The Bedford Incident
    Lieut Cmdr. Chester Potter, M.D., U.S.N.
    The Bedford Incident
  9. Me, Natalie
  10. The Anderson Tapes

Martin Balsam TV Starring Roles

  1. Archie Bunker's Place
  2. Valiant Lady
  3. The Greatest Gift
  4. The Six Million Dollar Man

Martin Balsam TV Guest Roles

  1. The Sixteen-Millimeter Shrine
  2. The New Exhibit
  3. Personal Demons
  4. Voices in the Earth
  5. The Joker
  6. Stolen Tears
  7. Store Wars
  8. Death Stalks the Big Top (2)
  9. The Desperate Age
  10. Which Is Joseph Creeley?