(1970s) TV commercials: GAF View-Master
1 Biographical Movie |
13 Print Biographies |
1 Portrayal |
1 Interview |
7 Articles |
2 Pictorials |
7 Magazine Cover Photos |
6' 1½" (1.87 m)
Did You Know?
[on War and Peace
(1956) and referring to author of book Leo Tolstoy
] When I first agreed to do it, the screenplay by Irwin Shaw
was fine, but what happened? King Vidor
used to go home nights with his wife and rewrite it. All the genius of Tolstoy went out the window.
Formed a partnership with actors Robert Ryan
and Martha Scott
in 1968, co-founding the theatrical production company Plumstead Playhouse in New York. Later called the Plumstead Theatre Society, it co-produced the Broadway production of First Monday in October, starring Fonda and Jane Alexander
Noticeable for his "cat-like" walk, especially in westerns: moving at a slow but clock- like tempo, throwing forward one foot at time, while letting the arms dangle loosely at his sides.