Arthur William Matthew Carney was an American actor in film, stage, television and radio. He is best known for playing Ed Norton opposite Jackie Gleason's Ralph Kramden in the 1950s sitcom The Honeymooners, and for winning the Academy Award for Best Actor for his role in Paul Mazursky's Harry and Tonto.
|Born:||Arthur William Matthew Carney, November 4, 1918, Mount Vernon, New York, U.S.|
|Died:||November 9, 2003, Chester, Connecticut, U.S.|
|Resting place:||Riverside Cemetery, Old Saybrook, Connecticut|
|Education:||A.B. Davis High School|
|Home town:||Manhattan, New York City, New York, U.S.|
|Family:||Reeve Carney, (Great-Nephew)|
|IMDb:||Art Carney's IMDb|
About Art Carney
Jackie Gleason's pal Ed Norton on the television series, The Honeymooners who has had success in film as well, winning an Academy Award for his role in Harry and Tonto.
He was drafted in World War II to be an infantryman and suffered a leg injury.
Due to an injury to his leg from the Battle of Normandy, he permanently walked with a limp.
He married first wife, Jean Myers in 1940, and the couple had three children.
He starred in The Honeymooners with Joyce Randolph.
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- Outstanding Performance by a Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series Primetime Emmy Award winners
- Outstanding Performance by a Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or Movie Primetime Emmy Award winners
- Best Musical or Comedy Actor Golden Globe (film) winners
- Burials in Connecticut
- Best Actor Academy Award winners
- Operation Overlord people
- American male radio actors