It has been exactly 37 long years since Marty Feldman died in Mexico City on December 2, 1982 at the age of 48. As a number of online tributes attest, he was one of the most acclaimed actors of his generation.
Today, fans of Marty Feldman (Young Frankenstein, ...) along with the rest of the film industry have been remembering the iconic man he was.
Feldman, a cultural icon
Born Martin Alan Feldman in London on July 8, 1934, his career spanned an arc over many different eras and tastes in English history. Feldman was not just a great actor, he was an icon, an all-around inspiration to everyone.
In 1974 he touched the hearts of millions as Igor in ‘Young Frankenstein’. His legacy continues to grow as new generations of fans are discovering his unique heritage.
It's been 37 years since the tragic loss of Marty Feldman and his personality still resonate strongly within us all. Although Marty Feldman is no longer physically here, his presence is more powerful than ever. He left a void that has yet to be filled.
In memory of the Late Great Marty Feldman.
Marty Feldman career in pictures
- Young Frankenstein (1974)
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