Children From Their Games. Written by Irwin Shaw
. Scenic Design by Oliver Smith. Directed by Sam Wanamaker
. Morosco Theatre: 11 Apr 1963- 13 Apr 1963 (4 performances + 2 previews that began on 10 Apr 1963). Cast: Peggy Cass
(as "Vera von Stobel"), Martin Gabel
(as "Melvin Peabody"), Gene Hackman
(as "Charles Widgin Rochambeau")...
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6' 2" (1.88 m)
Did You Know?
I came to New York when I was 25, and I worked at Howard Johnson's in Times Square, where I did the door in this completely silly uniform. Before that, I had been a student at the Pasadena Playhouse, where I had been awarded the least-likely-to-succeed prize, along with my pal Dustin Hoffman
, which was a big reason we set off for New York together. Out of nowhere, this teacher I totally despised ...
One of the most sustaining actors of all time, he still averaged two films a year in his 70s, having starred in six in 2001 alone. This all changed however in 2004, when he last acted in Welcome to Mooseport
(2004). He has not appeared in anything since.
Prefers to come to a role with minimal rehearsal