Appeared (as "Max Prince") in Neil Simon
's "Laughter on the 23rd Floor" at the Queens Theatre in London, England.
1 Biographical Movie |
2 Print Biographies |
1 Portrayal |
7 Articles |
3 Pictorials |
5' 10½" (1.79 m)
Did You Know?
Woody [Woody Allen
] makes a movie as if he were lighting 10,000 safety matches to illuminate a city. Each one is a little epiphany: topical, ethnic or political.
When he chose his stage name, he chose "Wilder" because he loved Thornton Wilder
's play "Our Town". The name "Gene" he chose simply because he liked it, not realizing until later it was because his mother's name was Jeanne (she was sick for most of his childhood, and he spent much of his time entertaining her as a kid to keep her happy and her spirits up. He subconsciously chose the name because ...
Frequently plays highly eccentric yet likeable characters