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)
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[on his long-time comedic partnership with Richard Pryor
] Silver Streak
(1976) was very good, we got along really swell. But when we did Stir Crazy
(1980), he'd come in 15 minutes late, 30 minutes late, 45 minutes late, an hour late. [Director] Sidney Poitier
was going nuts.
Served in the Medical Corps section of the United States Army.
Frequently plays highly eccentric yet likeable characters