"Edward "Ed" Asner" is an American film, television & stage actor, and voice actor and a former president of the Screen Actors Guild. He is primarily known for his Emmy Award-winning role as Lou Grant (fictional character)/Lou Grant during the 1970s and early 1980s, on both The Mary Tyler Moore Show and its Spin-off (media)/spin-off series Lou Grant (TV series)/Lou Grant, making him one of the few television actors to portray the same leading character in both a comedy and a drama.
In 2009, he Voice acting/starred as the voice of Carl Fredricksen in Pixar's award-winning animated film Up (2009 film)/Up. In early 2011, Asner returned to television as butcher Hank Greziak in Working Class (TV series)/Working Class, the first original sitcom on cable channel Country Music Television/CMT. He starred in the Canadian television series Michael, Tuesdays and Thursdays, on CBC Television and has appeared in the 2013 television series The Glades (TV series)/The Glades, in the episode "Killer Barbecue".If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous actors! More Ed Asner on Wikipedia.
Yet the ratings kept going down. We finally figured it out; people don't dislike John, they're just tired of bad news. When they flip on the TV, they want to get AWAY from their problems, not hear about people getting thrown overboard tied to their boat anchor or working out so they can strangle innocent kids faster and better.Ed Asner