As the most decorated male performer in the history of the Primetime Emmy Awards, Ed Asner is a TV legend. With seven Emmy awards under his belt, Asner has appeared in television classics from The Mary Tyler Moore Show to Rich Man, Poor Man to Lou Grant. In addition to his work as an actor, Asner also served as the president of the Screen Actors Guild from 1981-85.
Asner died Sunday at age 91. In honor of Asner’s successfully long career and lasting impact on television (which he recently discussed with The Hollywood Reporter in what was likely his final interview), THR takes a look at the actor’s most memorable roles throughout the years.