Date of Birth: March 27, 1940 (78)
Birth Place: Warren, OH, USA
Gender: Male

Mr. Pendleton made his New York debut in Oh Dad, Poor Dad,... by Arthur Kopit and his Broadway debut in Fiddler on the Roof, both directed by Jerome Robbins. Most recently on Broadway, he was in The Diary of Anne Frank with Natalie Portman and Linda Lavin. Off-Broadway, he won an Obie for The Last Sweet Days of Isaac. Off-Off-Broadway he played title roles in Hamlet, Richard II, Richard III and King Lear. He is also a director and a playwright, and at HB Studio, a teacher of acting.

Austin Pendleton Awards and Nominations

(winners are in red)

 
- 2015 - Legend of off-Broadway Honoree Gold Star
Austin Pendleton
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2015 - Outstanding Director of a Play
Austin Pendleton, Between Riverside and Crazy
 
The Lortels - 2015 - Outstanding Director
Austin Pendleton, Between Riverside and Crazy
 
Obie Awards - 2011 - Directing Gold Star
Austin PendletonThe Three Sisters
 
Tony Awards - 1981 - Best Direction of a Play
Austin Pendleton, The Little Foxes
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1970 - Outstanding Performance Gold Star
Austin Pendleton, The Last Sweet Days of Isaac
 
Obie Awards - 1970 - Performance Gold Star
Austin Pendleton , The Last Sweet Days of Isaac