Was the voice of Johnny Storm/The Human Torch in the syndicated radio program "The Fantastic Four" (1975), based on the Marvel Comics series.
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6' 2" (1.88 m)
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We used to joke about it: 'Give me an affliction and I'll give you an Oscar!' They're not giving an award for acting. It's, 'Thanks for making me feel something. Here's a prize.' Somehow people don't put comedy in their emotional bank the same way. It relieves a tension, it unties a knot, but it's not something where people want to give you a prize. They just want to say, 'Thanks for making me ...
wrote the lead role of Bob Harris in Lost in Translation
(2003), with Murray specifically in mind. She did not know the actor and even enlisted the help of her famous father, Francis Ford Coppola
, to track down the sometimes quite elusive Murray. Once he finally read the script, though, he agreed to do it on the spot. Murray and Sofia Coppola
are now good friends.
Often plays bitter, misanthropic cynics who suffer humiliation and failure.