Appeared (as "Richard III") in King Richard III" on Broadway. Historical drama (revival). Written by William Shakespeare
. Directed / produced by Arthur Hopkins
. Plymouth Theatre: 6 Mar 1920-Mar 1920 (closing date unknown/27 performances). Cast included: Denis Auburn (as "Lord Grey, son to Queen Elizabeth by her first marriage ...
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5' 10" (1.78 m)
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[his feelings about never having been nominated for an Oscar] I think they were afraid I'd show up at the banquet drunk, embarrassing both myself and them. But I wouldn't have, you know.
Barrymore left specific instructions that he be cremated and his ashes be buried next to his parents in the family cemetery in Philadelphia. However, as his brother Lionel Barrymore
and sister Ethel Barrymore
were Catholic and cremation had not was not sanctioned by the Church, the executors (Lionel and Mervyn LeRoy
) had Barrymore's remains entombed at Calvary Cemetery in Los Angeles. In 1980,