He adapted, directed and narrated a version of Oscar Wilde
's story "The Happy Prince", for Decca Records. Bing Crosby
spoke the Prince's lines (and got first billing) and Mercury Theatre actress Lurene Tuttle
played the Swallow. The music was written by Welles' frequent collaborator Bernard Herrmann
and conducted by Victor Young
16 Biographical Movies |
37 Print Biographies |
16 Portrayals |
42 Articles |
2 Pictorials |
4 Magazine Cover Photos |
O.W. Jeeves | G.O. Spelvin | Orson Wells
6' 1½" (1.87 m)
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We're born alone, we live alone, we die alone. Only through our love and friendship can we create the illusion for the moment that we're not alone.
Considered black and white to be "the actor's best friend", feeling that it focused more on the actor's expressions and feelings than on hair, eye or wardrobe color.
More than often than not sported a beard