Appeared in a pilot for a sitcom to be called "Medicine Man", with Valerie Allen
and Ernie Kovacs
. NOTE: The pilot was actually picked up by CBS for the following season, but before filming began Kovacs was killed in an auto accident and the series was dropped.
8 Biographical Movies |
27 Print Biographies |
3 Portrayals |
31 Articles |
1 Pictorial |
2 Magazine Cover Photos |
5' 5" (1.65 m)
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The first thing I did in the studio was to want to tear that camera to pieces. I had to know how that film got into the cutting room, what you did to it in there, how you projected it, how you finally got the picture together, how you made things match. The technical part of pictures is what interested me. Material was the last thing in the world I thought about. You only had to turn me loose on ...
Loved to play baseball. He would sometimes play baseball between takes on the movie set. Furthermore, for the annual Hollywood charity baseball game for Mount Sinai Hospital in the 1930s, he always lead the comedians' team and developed the comedy business on field with his writers.
His films contain elaborate gadgets of his own devising
The Great Stone Face