Malden honored with new post

Karl
Malden, who received a Lifetime Achievment Award from the Screen
Actors’ Guild, an Oscar (“A Streetcar Named Desire,” 1951) and an Emmy,
will next be honored by the U.S. government.

On Nov.9, the U.S. Postal Service Station on Barrington Avenue in Brentwood will be named for Malden.

“I love it,” said Malden, 93. “It’s also the post office near my home.”

Malden
is a longtime (15 years) member of the Citizens’ Stamp Advisory
Committee that meets three to four times a year in D.C. under
Congressional and Presidential approval.

Malden
says he hasn’t “retired” from acting, “I just quit,” he laughs. However
he remains an active board member of the Geffen Playhouse.

And, as past president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, he also attends its board member lunches.

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