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Ernest Borgnine

Ernest Borgnine was born Ermes Effron Borgnino on January 24, 1917 in Hamden, Connecticut. His parents were Anna (Boselli), who had emigrated from Carpi (MO), Italy, and Camillo Borgnino, who had emigrated from Ottiglio (AL), Italy. As an only child, Ernest enjoyed most sports, especially boxing, but took no real interest in acting. At age 18, ...

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Jan 24, 1917 In Hamden, Connecticut, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series The Ed Sullivan Show
Latest Project:
Movie Chinaman's Chance: America's Other Slaves 2016-03-08

Won 1 Oscar. Another 16 wins & 10 nominations.

Known For
Poster of Escape from New York
Poster of The Wild Bunch
Poster of The Dirty Dozen
Poster of McHale's Navy
Movie The Big Turnaround Father Lopez 2017
Movie Rain for a Dusty Summer The General 2017
Movie The Last Great Ride Franklin Lyle 2017
Movie The Man Who Makes the Difference Unknown 2017
Movie Chinaman's Chance: America's Other Slaves Judge Holliday 2016-03-08
Movie Armed and Deadly: The Making of 'The Dirty Dozen' Himself 2016-02-11
Series Sinatra: All or Nothing at All Unknown 2015
Series Good Morning, Texas Unknown 2015
Movie The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water Unknown 2015-02-06
Series Días de cine Unknown 2014
Movie Söldner-Stories Unknown 2014
Series The Sixties Unknown 2014
Series Pioneers of Television Unknown 2014
Movie TCM: Twenty Classic Moments Unknown 2014-04-14
Series Sidewalks Entertainment Unknown 2014
Movie Passion & Poetry: Sam's Trucker Movie Unknown 2013
Movie 19th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Unknown 2013
Movie The EE British Academy Film Awards Memorial Tribute 2013-02-10
Movie The Oscars Unknown 2013
Movie The 64th Primetime Emmy Awards Unknown 2012-09-23
Movie The Man Who Shook the Hand of Vicente Fernandez Unknown 2012
Series Welcome to the Basement Unknown 2012-01-13
Series CBS News Sunday Morning Unknown 2012
Movie Night Club Unknown 2011
Movie Snatched Unknown 2011
Movie The Lion of Judah Unknown 2011
Movie These Amazing Shadows Unknown 2011
Series AM Northwest Unknown 2011
Movie 17th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Unknown 2011
Movie Pipe Unknown 2011
Movie Love's Christmas Journey Unknown 2011-11-05
Series Special Collector's Edition Unknown 2010-08-16
Movie RED Unknown 2010
Series NYCTV Profiles Unknown 2010-02-02
Series Moguls & Movie Stars: A History of Hollywood Unknown 2010
Movie The Genesis Code Carl Taylor 2010-08-25
Movie Enemy Mind Unknown 2010
Movie Heroes of Jules Verne Festival Unknown 2010
Movie Another Harvest Moon Unknown 2010
Series Showcase Minnesota Unknown 2010
Movie For the Love of Movies: The Story of American Film Criticism Unknown 2009
Movie The 2009 Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards Unknown 2009
Movie 15th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Unknown 2009
Movie Oliviero Rising Bill 2009-02-01
Movie SpongeBob's Truth or Square Unknown 2009
Movie The Wishing Well Unknown 2009
Movie National Memorial Day Parade Himself 2009-05-25
Movie Square Roots: The Story of SpongeBob SquarePants Unknown 2009
Movie 2009 Columbus Day Parade Unknown 2009
Movie The Prologue to Houdini Magic's Expert at the Card Table Narrator 2008-08-01
Movie Aces 'N' Eights Thurmond Prescott 2008-03-15
Movie Frozen Stupid Unknown 2008
Movie Strange Wilderness Milas 2008-02-01
Movie Red and White: Gone with the West Unknown 2008
Movie A Grandpa for Christmas Unknown 2007
Movie Passion & Poetry: Sam Peckinpah's Straw Dogs Unknown 2007
Movie The Puppeteers Narrator 2007-02-20
Movie Mr. Warmth: The Don Rickles Project Unknown 2007
Movie McHale's Navy: The Crew Remembers Unknown 2007
Movie La cura del gorilla Unknown 2006
Series Private Screenings Unknown 2006
Series Backstory Unknown 2005
Movie The 62nd Annual Golden Globe Awards Himself - Audience Member 2005-01-16
Movie Passion & Poetry: The Ballad of Sam Peckinpah Unknown 2005
Movie Rail Kings Unknown 2005
Movie That One Summer Unknown 2005
Movie 3 Below Unknown 2005
Series The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson Unknown 2005-01-03
Movie Renegade Unknown 2004
Movie Barn Red Unknown 2004
Movie The Blue Light Unknown 2004
Movie Sam Peckinpah's West: Legacy of a Hollywood Renegade Unknown 2004-07-25
Movie Z Channel: A Magnificent Obsession Unknown 2004
Movie The Trail to Hope Rose Unknown 2004
Series Tavis Smiley Unknown 2004-01-05
Movie The Long Ride Home Unknown 2003
Movie The American Hobo Unknown 2003
Movie The 75th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 2003-03-23
Movie Easy Riders, Raging Bulls: How the Sex, Drugs and Rock 'N' Roll Generation Saved Hollywood Unknown 2003-03-09
Series Storyline Online Unknown 2003
Movie Time Machine: When Cowboys Were King Unknown 2003
Movie Whiplash Unknown 2002
Movie The 74th Annual Academy Awards Himself - Audience Member 2002-03-24
Movie September 11 Unknown 2002
Movie S1m0ne Unknown 2002-08-23
Movie American Veteran Awards Himself 2001-02-11
Movie SpongeBob SquarePants: SuperSponge Unknown 2001
Movie AFI's 100 Years... 100 Thrills: America's Most Heart-Pounding Movies Himself 2001-06-12
Series Parkinson Unknown 2000-01-04
Movie American Veteran Awards Himself 2000-12-12
Movie 2000 MTV Movie Awards Unknown 2000-08-01
Movie Chump Change Unknown 2000
Series The District Unknown 2000-10-07
Movie Hoover Unknown 2000
Movie Sir John Mills' Moving Memories Unknown 2000
Movie Castle Rock Unknown 2000
Movie The Kiss of Debt Unknown 2000
Movie Hollywood Remembers Lee Marvin Unknown 2000
Movie Shadows of the Past Hotis Brown 1999-03-13
Series VH-1 Behind the Movie Unknown 1999-01-01
Movie The Lady with the Torch Himself 1999-01-08
Series Chicken Soup for the Soul Unknown 1999-08-24
Series Family Law Unknown 1999-09-20
Series SpongeBob SquarePants Unknown 1999-05-01
Movie AFI's 100 Years... 100 Stars: America's Greatest Screen Legends Himself 1999-06-15
Movie The Lost Treasure of Sawtooth Island Unknown 1999
Movie The 70th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1998-03-23
Movie Small Soldiers Unknown 1998-07-10
Movie The Best of Hollywood Unknown 1998
Series Fox and Friends Unknown 1998-02-01
Movie An All Dogs Christmas Carol Carface 1998-11-17
Movie 12 Bucks Unknown 1998
Movie BASEketball Ted Denslow 1998-07-31
Movie Mel Unknown 1998
Movie AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Robert Wise Himself 1998
Movie Ernest Borgnine on the Bus Unknown 1997
Movie Gattaca Unknown 1997-10-24
Movie 50 Years of Television: A Celebration of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Golden Anniversary Unknown 1997
Movie MGM Sing-Alongs: Having Fun Unknown 1997
Movie Big Guns Talk: The Story of the Western Himself 1997-07-27
Movie McHale's Navy Unknown 1997
Movie Merlin's Shop of Mystical Wonders Unknown 1996
Series All Dogs Go to Heaven: The Series Unknown 1996-09-21
Series 7th Heaven Unknown 1996-08-26
Movie All Dogs Go to Heaven 2 Carface 1996-03-29
Movie The Wild Bunch: An Album in Montage Unknown 1996
Series Gran premio internazionale della TV Unknown 1996
Series Early Edition Unknown 1996-09-28
Series The O'Reilly Factor Unknown 1996-10-07
Movie The Fantasy Worlds of Irwin Allen Himself 1995-09-30
Series The Single Guy Unknown 1995
Movie Veterinarian Christine II: The Temptation Unknown 1995
Movie Captiva Island Unknown 1995
Series JAG Unknown 1995-09-23
Series Pinky and the Brain Unknown 1995-09-09
Series American Masters Unknown 1994
Series ER Unknown 1994-09-19
Movie Spirit of the Season Unknown 1994
Movie Outlaws: The Legend of O.B. Taggart Unknown 1994
Series Touched by an Angel Unknown 1994-09-21
Movie Der blaue Diamant Unknown 1993
Series Late Show with David Letterman Unknown 1993-08-30
Movie La classe américaine Unknown 1993-12-31
Movie Veterinarian Christine Dr. Gustav Gruber 1993-11-21
Movie The 5th Annual Legacy Awards Unknown 1993
Series Walker, Texas Ranger Unknown 1993-04-21
Series MGM: When the Lion Roars Unknown 1992
Series Jake and the Fatman Unknown 1992
Movie AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Sidney Poitier Unknown 1992
Movie The 21th Annual Friends of Tel Hashomer Gala Unknown 1992
Movie Mistress Unknown 1992
Movie Burning Shore Unknown 1991
Movie The Last Match Unknown 1991
Series Movie Memories with Debbie Reynolds Unknown 1991
Movie AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Kirk Douglas Unknown 1991-05-23
Series The Commish Unknown 1991-09-28
Series Home Improvement Unknown 1991-09-17
Movie Tides of War Unknown 1990
Movie Hollywood Mavericks Unknown 1990
Movie The 32nd Annual TV Week Logie Awards Himself 1990-03-09
Movie The Grand Opening of Universal Studios New Theme Park Attraction Gala Himself 1990-06-07
Movie Masquerade Unknown 1990
Movie Any Man's Death Herr Gantz 1990-05-11
Movie Appearances Unknown 1990
Movie Sinatra 75: The Best Is Yet to Come Himself 1990-12-16
Movie Jake Spanner, Private Eye Unknown 1989
Movie Laser Mission Unknown 1989
Movie Dieter & Andreas Unknown 1989
Series The Joan Rivers Show Unknown 1989-09-05
Movie Real Men Don't Eat Gummi Bears Unknown 1989
Series The Simpsons Unknown 1989-12-17
Series Ocean Unknown 1989
Movie Moving Target Unknown 1988
Movie Skeleton Coast Unknown 1988
Movie Spike of Bensonhurst Baldo Cacetti 1988-11-11
Movie The Opponent Victor 1988-07-08
Movie The Dirty Dozen: The Fatal Mission Unknown 1988
Movie Dirty Dozen: The Deadly Mission Unknown 1987
Series Treasure Island in Outer Space Unknown 1987
Series Biography Unknown 1987-04-06
Movie This Is Your Life Himself 1987-04-19
Movie AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Billy Wilder Unknown 1986
Movie The 2th Annual Stuntman Awards Unknown 1986
Movie The 3rd Annual Television Academy Hall of Fame Awards Himself 1986-03-23
Movie The Spencer Tracy Legacy: A Tribute by Katharine Hepburn Unknown 1986
Movie All-Star Party for 'Dutch' Reagan Unknown 1985-12-08
Movie AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Gene Kelly Unknown 1985-05-07
Movie The 2nd TV Academy Hall of Fame Himself 1985-03-24
Movie The Dirty Dozen: Next Mission Gen. Worden 1985-02-04
Movie Alice in Wonderland Unknown 1985
Movie Code Name: Wild Geese Unknown 1984
Series The Last Days of Pompeii Unknown 1984
Movie Airwolf Unknown 1984
Series Super Bloopers and Pratical Jokes Unknown 1984
Series Murder, She Wrote Unknown 1984-09-30
Series Airwolf Dominic / ... 1984-01-22
Series Highway to Heaven Unknown 1984-09-19
Movie The Funniest Joke I Ever Heard Unknown 1984
Movie Love Leads the Way: A True Story Unknown 1984
Movie The Manhunt Unknown 1984
Movie Young Warriors Unknown 1983
Movie James Bond: The First 21 Years Himself 1983-05-27
Movie The 55th Annual Academy Awards Himself - Audience Member 1983-04-11
Series Masquerade Unknown 1983
Movie Carpool Unknown 1983
Movie Blood Feud Unknown 1983
Movie The 24th Annual TV Week Logie Awards Unknown 1982
Series Matt Houston Unknown 1982
Movie Escape from New York Cabbie 1981-07-10
Series Entertainment Tonight Unknown 1981-09-14
Movie AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Fred Astaire Unknown 1981
Movie Super Fuzz Sgt. Willy Dunlop 1981-10-02
Movie High Risk Unknown 1981
Movie Deadly Blessing Unknown 1981
Movie When Time Ran Out... Unknown 1980-03-28
Series Magnum, P.I. Unknown 1980-12-11
Movie AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to James Stewart Unknown 1980-03-16
Movie The 16th Annual Humanitarian Awards Dinner of National Conference of Christians and Jews Unknown 1979
Movie All Quiet on the Western Front Unknown 1979
Movie Little House Years Unknown 1979
Movie The Double McGuffin Unknown 1979
Movie The Horror Show None 1979-02-06
Movie Ravagers Rann 1979-05-01
Movie The Black Hole Harry Booth 1979-12-21
Movie Convoy Unknown 1978-08-24
Movie The Dean Martin Celebrity Roast: George Burns Unknown 1978
Movie The 50th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1978
Movie The Dean Martin Celebrity Roast: Frank Sinatra Unknown 1978-02-07
Movie ABC's Silver Anniversary Celebration Himself 1978-01-31
Movie The Ghost of Flight 401 Dom Cimoli 1978-02-18
Movie Cops and Robin Joe Cleaver 1978-03-28
Series The Mike Douglas Show Unknown 1977
Movie Crossed Swords Unknown 1977
Movie Superstunt Unknown 1977
Series Jesus of Nazareth Unknown 1977
Series The Love Boat Unknown 1977-09-24
Series Future Cop Unknown 1977
Movie Disco Fever: 'Saturday Night Fever' Premiere Party Himself 1977-12-01
Movie Fire! Sam Brisbane 1977-05-08
Movie The Greatest Unknown 1977
Movie Shoot Lou 1976-05-28
Movie Holiday Hookers Unknown 1976
Movie Hustle Unknown 1975
Movie The Dean Martin Celebrity Roast: Evil Knievel Unknown 1975
Series Good Morning America Unknown 1975-01-06
Movie The Dean Martin Celebrity Roast: Michael Landon Unknown 1975
Series Sammy and Company Unknown 1975-04-06
Movie The Devil's Rain Jonathan Corbis 1975-07-01
Series Saturday Night Live Unknown 1975-10-11
Movie Sunday in the Country Unknown 1974
Movie Twice in a Lifetime Unknown 1974
Movie Law and Disorder Unknown 1974
Movie Sandy in Disneyland Unknown 1974
Movie The 46th Annual Academy Awards Himself - Co-Presenter: Best Actor in a Supporting Role 1974-04-02
Series Little House on the Prairie Unknown 1974-09-11
Movie The Dean Martin Celebrity Roast: Telly Savalas Himself 1974-11-15
Series Celebrity Bowling Unknown 1973
Movie Legend in Granite Vince Lombardi 1973-12-14
Movie RCA's Opening Night Unknown 1973
Movie The Neptune Factor Unknown 1973
Series ABC Late Night Unknown 1973-01-01
Series The Vin Scully Show Himself 1973-01-15
Movie Emperor of the North Unknown 1973
Series NBC Follies Unknown 1973
Movie Un uomo dalla pelle dura Unknown 1972
Movie The Revengers Unknown 1972
Movie The Poseidon Adventure Unknown 1972
Movie Film Portrait Unknown 1972
Movie The 29th Annual Golden Globe Awards Unknown 1972
Movie The Return of the Movie Movie Unknown 1972
Series The Wacky World of Jonathan Winters Unknown 1972-09-09
Series Great Performances Unknown 1972-11-04
Movie The World of Sport Fishing Unknown 1972
Movie Willard Unknown 1971
Movie Hannie Caulder Unknown 1971
Movie Suppose They Gave a War and Nobody Came? Unknown 1971-03-05
Movie Who Killed the Mysterious Mr. Foster? Unknown 1971
Movie The Trackers Unknown 1971
Movie Bunny O'Hare Bill Green - Gruenwald 1971-10-18
Movie The Adventurers Fat Cat 1970-03-25
Series Film Night Unknown 1970-02-12
Series The Ed Sullivan Show Unknown 1970
Series The Mike Walsh Show Unknown 1970
Series Can You Top This Unknown 1970-01-26
Series The David Frost Show Unknown 1969-07-07
Series Hee Haw Unknown 1969-06-15
Movie The Wild Bunch Unknown 1969
Movie A Bullet for Sandoval Unknown 1969
Movie Ice Station Zebra Unknown 1968
Series The Jerry Lewis Show Unknown 1968
Series The Woody Woodbury Show Unknown 1968
Movie The Split Unknown 1968
Movie The Legend of Lylah Clare Unknown 1968
Series The Eamonn Andrews Show Unknown 1967
Movie Chuka Unknown 1967
Series Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In Unknown 1967-09-09
Series The Joey Bishop Show Unknown 1967-04-17
Movie The Dirty Dozen Unknown 1967
Series Run for Your Life Unknown 1967
Series Dateline: Hollywood Unknown 1967-02-12
Movie Lionpower from MGM Unknown 1967
Movie The Soupy Sales Hour Unknown 1966
Series The Hollywood Squares Unknown 1966-10-17
Movie The Oscar Barney Yale 1966-07-08
Series Get Smart Unknown 1966
Series The Dean Martin Show Unknown 1965-09-16
Movie The Flight of the Phoenix Unknown 1965
Series Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre Unknown 1965
Movie McHale's Navy Unknown 1964
Series The Hollywood Palace Unknown 1964-01-04
Series Wagon Train Unknown 1963
Series Alcoa Premiere Unknown 1963
Series The Andy Williams Show Unknown 1962-09-20
Series The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Unknown 1962-10-01
Series Laramie Unknown 1962
Series McHale's Navy Unknown 1962
Movie Go Naked in the World Pete Stratton 1961-03-23
Movie Il re di Poggioreale Peppino Navarra 1961-09-16
Movie Seduction of the South Unknown 1961
Movie Barabbas Unknown 1961
Series Here's Hollywood Unknown 1961
Movie The Last Judgment Unknown 1961
Series The Jack Paar Tonight Show Unknown 1961
Series The Blue Angels Unknown 1960
Movie Pay or Die Unknown 1960
Movie Man on a String Boris Mitrov 1960-03-25
Series Frontier Justice Unknown 1959
Movie The Rabbit Trap Eddie Colt 1959-06-01
Movie Season of Passion Unknown 1959
Series Schlitz Playhouse Unknown 1959
Movie The 30th Annual Academy Awards Himself - Co-Presenter: Documentary Awards 1958-03-26
Movie The Vikings Ragnar 1958-06-28
Movie Torpedo Run Unknown 1958
Movie The Badlanders Unknown 1958
Movie Hollywood Glamour on Ice Himself 1957-10-03
Series The O. Henry Playhouse Unknown 1957-01-23
Movie General Motors 50th Anniversary Show Unknown 1957
Movie The 29th Annual Academy Awards Himself - Presenter: Best Actress in a Leading Role 1957-03-27
Movie The Catered Affair Unknown 1956
Movie Jubal Unknown 1956
Movie The Best Things in Life Are Free Unknown 1956
Movie Three Brave Men Unknown 1956
Series Zane Grey Theater Unknown 1956-10-05
Movie The 28th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1956
Movie The Square Jungle Unknown 1955
Movie Run for Cover Unknown 1955
Movie Bad Day at Black Rock Coley Trimble 1955-01-07
Movie The Last Command Mike Radin 1955-08-03
Series Navy Log Unknown 1955-09-20
Movie Marty Unknown 1955
Movie Violent Saturday Unknown 1955
Series The Lone Wolf Unknown 1955
Series The Jimmy Durante Show Unknown 1954-10-02
Series The Ford Television Theatre Unknown 1954
Series The George Gobel Show Unknown 1954-10-02
Series Fireside Theatre Unknown 1954
Series Waterfront Unknown 1954-02-01
Movie Demetrius and the Gladiators Strabo 1954-11-04
Movie Vera Cruz Donnegan 1954-12-25
Movie Johnny Guitar Unknown 1954
Movie The Bounty Hunter Bill Rachin 1954-09-25
Series Short Short Dramas Unknown 1953
Movie The Stranger Wore a Gun Unknown 1953
Series Lux Video Theatre Unknown 1953
Series Make Room for Daddy Unknown 1953-09-29
Movie From Here to Eternity Unknown 1953
Series General Electric Theater Unknown 1953-02-01
Movie Treasure of the Golden Condor Bit part 1953-02-04
Series The Philco-Goodyear Television Playhouse Unknown 1952
Series I've Got a Secret Unknown 1952-06-19
Series This Is Your Life Unknown 1952-10-01
Series The Bob Hope Show Unknown 1952-10-12
Series Shadow of the Cloak Unknown 1951
Movie China Corsair Unknown 1951
Series Goodyear Playhouse Unknown 1951-10-14
Movie The Mob Unknown 1951
Movie The Whistle at Eaton Falls Unknown 1951
Series Captain Video and His Video Rangers Unknown 1949-06-27