Appeared (as "Eddie") in "Women Go On Forever" on Broadway. Written by Daniel Nathan Rubin
. Directed by / produced in association with John Cromwell
. Forrest Theatre: 7 Sep 1927-Dec 1927 (closing date unknown/117 performances). Cast: Mary Boland
, Willard Foster (as "Dr. Bevin"), Edwin Kasper, David Landau
(as "Daly"), Mary Law ...
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All I try to do is to realise the man I'm playing fully, then put as much into my acting as I know how. To do it, I draw upon all that I've ever known, heard, seen or remember.
Lost the role of Knute Rockne to his friend Pat O'Brien
when the administration of Notre Dame - which had approval over all aspects of the filming - nixed Cagney because of his support of the far-left (and anti-Catholic) Spanish Republic in the then-ongoing Spanish Civil War.
Famous for his gangster roles he played in the 1930s and 1940s (which made his only Oscar win as the musical composer/dancer/actor George M.Cohan most ironic).