New Faces of 1934. Musical revue. Music by Warburton Guilbert, Donald Honrath, Martha Caples, James Shelton
and Morgan Lewis. Book by Leonard Sillman
. Lyrics by Viola Brothers Shore, Nancy Hamilton and June Carroll
[credited as June Sillman]. Directed by Elsie Janis
. Fulton Theatre: 15 Mar 1934- Jul 1934 (closing date unknown/...
6' 1½" (1.87 m)
Did You Know?
[speaking in 1978] I guess I go overboard to avoid taking credit for the image I have. That's why it's easier to live with myself. I don't feel I'm totally a man of integrity.
Fonda, who played the second Commander in Chief-Pacific (CINCPAC II) in In Harm's Way
(1965), was actually a naval veteran of World War II who served in the Pacific Theater. After making The Ox-Bow Incident
(1943), Fonda enlisted in the Navy to fight in World War II, saying, "I don't want to be in a fake war in a studio." He served in the Navy for three years, initially as a Quartermaster 3rd ...
Often played strong, defensive, heroic characters that were always seeking peace and justice.