(1931) Stage: Appeared (as "Steven Moorhead") in "Rock Me, Julie" on Broadway
. Drama. Written by Kenneth Raisbeck
. Directed by James Light
. Royale Theatre: 3 Feb 1931-Feb 1931 (closing date unknown/7 performances). Cast: Jean Adair
(as "Janet Satterlee"), Thomas Coffin...
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5' 10" (1.78 m)
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I've never tried to learn the art of acting. I have been in the business for years but I still can't tell what acting is or how it's done.
During his live TV appearance in the
episode "The Last Chance", he appeared to be wearing a hearing aid. He wasn't. At his advanced age, and given the state of his health, it was no longer possible for him to memorize long stretches of dialogue on short notice. What he was wearing was a small radio transmitter, through which he was fed his lines just prior to speaking them.
Known for his complete transformations into the roles he played (often changing his voice and appearence)