Appeared in "A Flag is Born" on Broadway
5 Biographical Movies |
31 Print Biographies |
3 Portrayals |
4 Interviews |
83 Articles |
18 Pictorials |
19 Magazine Cover Photos |
5' 9" (1.75 m)
Did You Know?
[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 ...
According to friend George Englund
in his book "The Way It's Never Been Done Before: My Friendship with Marlon Brando," he testified at the manslaughter trial of his son Christian Brando
that his mother and father and one of his two sisters had been alcoholics.
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).