Composed "Shooting the Breeze", sung by Sting
on Michael Aspel TV show (UK). Played piano on the show for the Sting performance.
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Sam Etic | Dasutin Hofuman
5' 5¾" (1.67 m)
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I think the most insulting thing you can do to a director is to challenge when he or she is satisfied with your interpretation.
He was a neighbor of Mel Brooks
in New York and was set to play the role of Franz Liebkind in Brooks' first film, The Producers
(1967). Just before production was to commence, Hoffman was offered the role of Ben Braddock in The Graduate
(1967), co-starring Brooks' wife Anne Bancroft
, and asked to be let out of his contract. The role of Liebkind eventually went to Kenneth Mars
Deep nasal voice, which has a unique "honking" timbre