Appeared in "Generation" on Broadway. Comedy. Written by / lyrics written by William Goodhart
. Incidental music by Jerry Bock
. Scenic Design by George Jenkins. Directed by Gene Saks
. Morosco Theatre: 6 Oct 1965-25 Jun 1966 (300 performances + 10 previews that began on 29 Sep 1965). Cast: Henry Fonda
(as "Jim Bolton"), A. Larry ...
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[on John Ford
] He was so egomaniacal. He would never rehearse, didn't want to talk about a part. If an actor started to ask questions he'd either take those pages and tear them out of the script or insult him in an awful way. He loved getting his shot on the first take, which for him meant it was fresh. He would print the first take -- even if it wasn't any good.
Of the Oscar-winning father-daughter couples, he and daughter Jane are the one of two pairs where the daughter won an Academy award before the father did. The other pair is Hayley Mills
and John Mills
. Hayley's 1960 honorary Oscar was given to her for the best juvenile performance in Pollyanna
(1960). Her father John became very popular with the denizens of Hollywood when the Mills family resided...
Often worked with his best friend 'James Stewart'