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Eli Wallach and Anne Jackson: An extraordinary partnership
Eli Wallach and Anne Jackson: An extraordinary partnership

Eli Wallach, who died Tuesday at the age of 98, and his wife Anne Jackson, 86, had stellar solo acting careers, but their projects together had a special magic. Married 66 years and the parents of three children, Wallach and Jackson were able to translate their personal chemistry and dynamism into their roles whether on screen, stage and television. Over the decades, there have been several renowned acting couples, including Broadway superstars Alfred Lunt and Lynn Fontaine; Vivien Leigh and Laurence Olivier; Jessica Tandy and Hume Cronyn; Paul Newman and Joanne Woodward; Richard Burton and Elizabeth Taylor. The recently deceased Ruby Dee had a longtime acting partnership with her...

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