9 Of Eli Wallach's Greatest Roles
The actor, who died yesterday at age 98, rarely got to be the star. He was, instead, the consummate character actor, playing unforgettable sidekicks and villains, rascals and rivals.
Eli Wallach worked well into his nineties, racking up more than a hundred credits on film and television (and that's not even taking into account his Broadway career) — in 2010, at the age of 94, he appeared on screen twice, in movies from Oliver Stone and Roman Polanski.
In honor of the prolific actor, who died at 98 on Tuesday, here's a look at some of his greatest roles.