The Great White Hope (1968). Drama. Written by Howard Sackler
. Music arranged by Charles Gross. Directed by Edwin Sherin. Alvin Theatre: 3 Oct 1968- 31 Jan 1970 (546 performances + 15 previews). Cast: James Earl Jones
(as "Jack Jefferson"), Jane Alexander
(as "Eleanor Bachman"), Thomas Anderson (as "Negro Man/Jack's Friend/...
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[on John Huston
]: A wondrous man... it's not like talking to God, but it's so close!
He appeared in the two Oscar winning scripts of 1976: in Network
(1976), which won as Best Original Screenplay, and in All the President's Men
(1976), which won as Best Adapted Screenplay.
Often plays charismatic villains
The busiest actor in Hollywood