Appeared (as "Pinsky") in "Poldekin" on Broadway. Comedy. Written by Booth Tarkington
. Park Theatre: 9 Sep 1920-Oct 1920 (closing date unknown/44 performances). Cast: Carl Anthony (as "Podoff"), George Arliss
(as "Poldekin"), William H. Barwald (as "Sergeant"), Julia Dean (as "Blanche"), Emil Hoch
(as "Endachieff"), Manart
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E.G. Robinson | Edward Robinson | Mr. Edward G. Robinson
5' 7" (1.7 m)
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I remember just before going onto the soundstage, I'd look in my dressing room mirror and stretch myself to my full 5'5" or 5'6" - whatever it was - to make me appear taller and to make me able to dominate all the others and to mow them down with my size.
In 1949, he was investigated by the California Senate's Fact Finding Committee on Un-American Activities (colloquially known as the "Tenney Committee" after Committee Chairman Jack Tenney). The Tenney Committee investigated alleged communists in California. Jack Tenney denounced Robinson for being "frequently involved in Communist fronts and causes".
His short, squat frame