One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest. Drama. Written by Dale Wasserman
. Based on the novel by Ken Kesey
. Incidental music by Teiji Ito. Directed by Alex Segal. Cort Theatre: 13 Nov 1963- 25 Jan 1964 (82 performances + 1 preview). Cast: Ed Ames
(as "Chief Bromden"), Malcolm Atterbury (as "Scanlon"), Clifford Cothren, William Daniels
1 Biographical Movie |
2 Print Biographies |
1 Portrayal |
6 Articles |
3 Pictorials |
5' 10½" (1.79 m)
Did You Know?
[on why he doesn't make movies anymore] I like writing books. I'd rather be at home with my wife. I can write, take a break, come out, have a glass of tea, give my wife a kiss, and go back in and write some more. It's not so bad. I am really lucky.
After his wife Gilda Radner
died of ovarian cancer, Gene co-founded Gilda's Club, a support group to raise awareness of the disease.