Appeared (as "A Stage Director") in "The Chief Thing" on Broadway. Comedy/drama. Written by Nicolas Evreinoff
[credited as Nikolai Evreinov]. Translated by Leo Randole and Herman Bernstein. Directed by Philip Moeller
. Guild Theatre: 22 Mar 1926-Apr 1926 (closing date unknown/40 performances). Cast: Donald Angus (as "Tigelin"), ...
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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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[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