He played A.E. Housman's play, "The Invention of Love," in its American premiere in an American Conservatory Theatre production at the Geary Theater in San Francisco, California. Carey Perloff was director.
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6' 6½" (1.99 m)
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I was embarrassed by the director, Blake Edwards
, who looked at me and said, "What am I supposed to do with THAT?". I was a little hurt to be referred to as an inanimate object at an audition. I was told by my agent that a number of big stars won't work with anyone two inches taller than them and most of them are under six feet, so you have to be prepared to have trouble.
At 6' 6.5", he is the tallest Oscar-nominated actor of all time (he was nominated for his Best Actor in a Supporting Role in Babe
Frequently plays men with positions of authority