Actor Martin Landau, star of ‘Mission: Impossible,’ dies at 89

( CNN) Martin Landau, 89, a courage actor who starred in the 1960 s television indicate “Mission: Impossible” and won an Oscar for dallying Bela Lugosi in the movie “Ed Wood, ” succumbed Saturday, his publicist Dick Guttman pronounced Sunday night.

Landau lived at UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles following “unexpected complications during a short hospitalization, ” Guttman said in a statement.
Landau was born June 28, 1928, in Brooklyn and use as a cartoonist for the New York Daily News before becoming an actor, according to the Internet Movie Database .