Appeared (as "Ottaviano") in "The Firebrand" on Broadway Comedy. Written by Edwin Justus Mayer
. Morosco Theatre: 15 Oct 1924-May 1925 (closing date unknown/261 performances). Cast: Hortense Alden
(as "Emelia"), Dorothy Bicknell, Nana Bryant, Kenneth Dana, Eleanor Ewing, Wallace Fortune, George Drury Hart, Marie Haynes, Scott ...
E.G. Robinson | Edward Robinson | Mr. Edward G. Robinson
5' 7" (1.70 m)
Did You Know?
[on Double Indemnity
(1944)] It was, in fact, the third lead. I debated accepting it. Emanuel Goldberg
told me that at my age it was time to begin thinking of character roles, to slide into middle and old age with the same grace as that marvelous actor Lewis Stone
. . . The decision made itself . . It remains one of my favorites.
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.
His short, squat frame