Appeared (as "Jerry Ryan") in "Two for the Seesaw" on Broadway. Drama. Written by William Gibson
. Scenic Design by George Jenkins. Costume Design by Virginia Volland. General Press Representative: Arthur Cantor
. Directed by Arthur Penn
. Booth Theatre: 16 Jan 1958-31 Oct 1959 (750 performances). Cast: Anne Bancroft
(as "Gittel ...
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[on Jane Fonda
and Peter Fonda
, 1976] "I didn't help or discourage them or lead them by the hand. I'm not trying to set myself up as a good father, because I wasn't a good father. But I think I knew instinctively that if they did make it, they would like to know they'd done it on their own. I recognise all the problems my children have had, and I don't claim any credit for what they've become. ...
Was twice a roommate and a very close friend of James Stewart
. They met and shared a room when the two were both struggling young actors in the early 1930s. Fonda went to Hollywood shortly before Stewart. When Stewart arrived he shared Fonda's home, where they both gained reputations as ladies' men. After both married and had kids, the more mellow buddies still hung out, usually spending time ...
Often worked with his best friend 'James Stewart'