Appeared (as "Caesar") in "Androcles and the Lion" on Broadway. Comedy (revival). Written by George Bernard Shaw
. Directed by Philip Moeller
. Klaw Theatre: 23 Nov 1925-Jan 1926 (closing date unknown/68 performances/performed in repertory with "The Man of Destiny"). Cast: Alice Belmore
(credited as Alice Belmore Cliffe; as "...
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Edward G.Robinson | E.G. Robinson | Edward Robinson | Mr. Edward G. Robinson
5' 7" (1.7 m)
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If I were just a bit taller and I was a little more handsome or something like that, I could have played all the roles that I have played, and played many more. There is such a thing as a handicap, but you've got to be that much better as an actor. It kept me from certain roles that I might have had, but then, it kept others from playing my roles, so I don't know that it's not altogether balanced.
Although best known for playing fierce, shady little men, Robinson was well liked by almost everyone off-screen, having been a sensitive, quiet, artistic type when not performing.
Prideful, nasty and violent characters involved in the underworld