He was the narrator in the New York Phiharmonic's complete 2005 performance of Stravinsky's "L'Histoire du Soldat".
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Frank Murray Abraham
5' 10" (1.78 m)
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(1984)] Getting the part was just luck, good fortune. I think every actor in the world wanted that part. You name a famous actor from the day, and they wanted that role and they were guaranteed box office. Fortunately for me Milos (Forman) had something else in mind - thank God! It turns out it was me and Tom Hulce
. I don't know if he knew exactly what he had in mind until he came ...
He was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and brought up in El Paso, Texas. His father, Frederick Abraham, who was born in Pennsylvania, was from an Assyrian Christian (Antiochian) family, from Syria. His mother, Josephine Abraham, was also born in Pennsylvania, to Italian parents.
Often plays untrustworthy schemers