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5 Biographical Movies |
31 Print Biographies |
2 Portrayals |
4 Interviews |
82 Articles |
18 Pictorials |
18 Magazine Cover Photos |
5' 9" (1.75 m)
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[on his unforgettable role in The Godfather
(1972)] I went home and did some rehearsing to satisfy my curiosity about whether I could play an Italian. I put on some makeup, stuffed Kleenex in my cheeks and worked out the characterization first in front of a mirror, then on a television monitor. After working on it, I decided I could create a characterization that would support the story. The ...
was a lowly mailroom clerk at Lew Wasserman
's talent agency Music Corp. of America when he was sent to pick up Brando and drive him to the agency. Impressed by the young man, Brando promptly appointed him his agent (Kantor was the inspiration for the character of Teddy Z in the 1989 TV series The Famous Teddy Z
Frequently played young, somewhat misunderstood rebels in his youth (A Streetcar Named Desire, The Wild One, On the Waterfront) and later powerful criminals (The Godfather, The Formula, The Freshman, The Score).