Nominated for 2 Oscars.
Another 2 wins & 1 nomination.
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/ Joey Hopper
/ Walter Scheerer
President Gamal Zaki
/ Larry Kogan
Appeared in "The King and I" on Broadway.
5' 8" (1.73 m)
Did You Know?
[Explaining why he believed he lost an important role in Lawrence of Arabia
(1962) (which filmed in Jordan), after completing work on Exodus
(1960)] I lost because I had appeared in a pro-Jewish picture, played a sympathetic Jewish boy, and shot four Arabs.
Was injured during the Mojave Desert location filming of Escape from Zahrain
(1962). He and co-star Madlyn Rhue
accidentally tripped during an action scene and set off detonating caps that were being used to simulate machine-gun fire. Sal was burned and taken to a local hospital for a few days.