One of the country's greatest actors, Eli Wallach, has died after a long career in film and television that spanned more than six decades.
>>> ONE MUCH THIS COUNTRY'S GREATEST AND MOST DURABLE ACTEST HAS DIED. ELI WALLACK WAS A STAPLE ON STAGE FOR 60 YEARS. AND SHARED THE BILLING WITH HIS WIFE, ANNE JACKSON. HE EARNED A MASTERS DEGREE IN EDUCATION, WHICH MAY ACCOUNT FOR HIS PRECISION WITH THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE. WHILE SETTING OUT TO BECOME A TEACHER, HE HONED HIS ACTING CHOPS IN EUROPE IN WORLD WAR II WHERE HE STARTED ENTERTAINING THE TROOPS. HE WAS IN THE MAGNIFICENT 7, THE MISFITS, THE GOOD, THE BAD AND