Appeared (as "Nelson"' only Broadway role) in "Mrs. McThing" on Broadway. Comedy/fantasy. Written by Mary Chase
. Background music (played on the Theremin) by Mischa Tulin. Scenic Design / Lighting Design by Lester Polakov. Directed by Joseph Buloff
. Martin Beck Theatre (moved to The Morosco Theatre from 25 Mar 1952-1 Nov 1952, ...
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Ermes Effron Borgnino
5' 9" (1.75 m)
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[on his $5,000 salary for playing the eponymous lead in Marty
(1955), which won him a Best Actor Oscar] ...I would have done it for nothing.
On February 5, 2007, he received California's highest civilian honor, the California Commendation Medal. It was presented to him on the set of A Grandpa for Christmas
(2007) by Major General William H. Wade II, Adjutant General and Commander of the California National Guard for a lifetime of exceptionally meritorious service as well as recognizing Borgnine's "heartfelt advocacy on behalf of ...
Gap between his two front teeth.