By Amy Ryan
Updated January 24, 2007 at 10:01 PM EST

It’s nice to know that late-bloomer Ernest Borgnine is making up for lost time. The Oscar-winning star of Marty, The Poseidon Adventure, and TV’s McHale’s Navy didn’t start acting until he was nearly 30, but he’s still taking on new roles today. So let’s mark his 90th birthday Wednesday with a haiku.

addCredit(“Ernest Borgnine: Michael Tran/”)