Appeared (as "Grant Matthews") in "State of the Union" on Broadway. Comedy. Written by Howard Lindsay
and Russel Crouse
. Scenic Design by Raymond Sovey. Directed by Bretaigne Windust
. Hudson Theatre: 14 Nov 1945- 13 Sep 1947 (785 performances). Cast: Ruth Hussey
(as "Mary Matthews"; Broadway debut), Kay Johnson (as "Kay ...
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Did You Know?
I always tell the producers, if I can't get the girl at the end of the picture, at least give me more money.
Was one of the most popular and durable actors in Hollywood, playing everything from handsome heroes in his youth to villainous old men later in his career.
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.