Acclaimed actor and director Al Waxman was a familiar figure in the North American film industry for 26 years. He won a Gemini award for Best Actor, was a founding member of the Academy of Canadian Cinema and Television, and performed at the Stratford Festival. Mr. Waxman is best known for his role as Lt Bert Samuels in the highly popular CBS television drama Cagney & Lacey, which appeared from 1981 through 1989.
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Note: The A. Waxman Room may be divided into four 20’x40’ spaces.