Appeared (as replacement actor ("Deputy" / "Detective" / "Fight Fan" / "Roller"; Broadway debut) in "The Great White Hope" on Broadway. 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
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[on Sweet Land
(2005): We want to see a story about us, about people. Here's a girl who comes from Norway and gets all the way to Minnesota. She doesn't speak a word of English, just German, and people still hated Germans from the first World War. Talk about strength. She's traveled alone and far to marry a guy through an arrangement with his parents. You wonder at the strength for just that, ...
Beatty was offered the role of John Doe in Se7en
(1995) but rejected because the script was pure evil.
Often plays charismatic villains
The busiest actor in Hollywood