(1/18/42) Radio: Appeared (as "Sgt. Alvin York") in a "Screen Guild Theater" broadcast of "Sgt. York".
6 Biographical Movies |
8 Print Biographies |
1 Portrayal |
1 Interview |
19 Articles |
5 Pictorials |
11 Magazine Cover Photos |
Frank J. Cooper | Garry Cooper
6' 3" (1.91 m)
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[in 1958, on "Method" actors] It is hard to dig them because they move like hermit crabs - they have to have a shell to crawl into and they don't want anyone to get to know them . . . They are offbeat and strange and always thinking about themselves. They are always asking themselves, "Where do I fit in; what's in it for me?" These youngsters are doing it the hard way. They make a thorough study ...
It was a testament to his durability that Charlton Heston
, already a major star following The Ten Commandments
(1956), was prepared to play a supporting role in The Wreck of the Mary Deare
(1959). Heston was impressed that the veteran actor, 58 years old and in declining health, was still able to perform his own stunts, including being submerged underwater for long periods of time. In his book "...