Appeared (as "Associate Justice Daniel Snow"; final Broadway role) in "First Monday in October" on Broadway. Written by Jerome Lawrence
and Robert E. Lee
. Scenic Design by Oliver Smith. Costume Design by Ann Roth. Lighting Design by Roger Morgan. Directed by Edwin Sherin
Majestic Theatre (moved to The ANTA Playhouse 14 Nov 1978...
1 Biographical Movie |
13 Print Biographies |
1 Portrayal |
1 Interview |
8 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.
Fonda told his third wife Susan Blanchard to stay away from Ward Bond
, whose ultra-conservative views and active support for McCarthyism he despised.
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.