Mostly Credited As: Ed Lauter Sometimes Credited As: Edward Lauter
Birth Name: Edward Matthew Lauter II Date Of Birth: October 30, 1938 (Age 74) Country Of Birth: USA Birth Place: Long Beach, Long Island, New York Date Of Death: October 16, 2013 Cause Of Death: mesothelioma (Los Angeles, California) Height: 6' 2" (1.87 m)
Ed Lauter Quotes Ed Lauter: (His definition of a character actor) Someone who's most usually not an 8x10 glossy. You know, not a Steve Stunning. They're characters. Ed Lauter: (On his status as a "recognizable" character actor) Recognizable, but sometimes people don't know my name. They'll say, "Oh, yeah! There's that guy! You were in ... Jesus Christ ... you were in ... in ..." So, in a way it's good - and in a way it's bad.