Appeared in "Detective Story" on Broadway. Drama/melodrama. Written / directed by 'Sidney Kingsley. Production design by Boris Aronson
. Hudson Theatre (moved to The Broadhurst Theatre from 3 Jul 1950-close): 23 Mar 1949-12 Aug 1950 (581 performances). Cast: Ralph Bellamy
(as "Detective McLeod"), Meg Mundy
(as "Mary McLeod"),
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Did You Know?
I've been very lucky; like most actors and actresses, there have been times when I've gone hungry. My philosophy is just take it a day at a time. As far as I'm concerned, I'll never retire.
While under contract to Columbia Pictures, Bellamy directed a screen test for a xylophone player in New York for Frank Capra's "You Can't Take It with You." The xylophone player did not get the part.
Frequently played the "other man" in romances and comedies, and he was often fleeced by leading men like Cary Grant
to get to the female lead.