Appeared (as "Texas") in "Roadside" on Broadway. Comedy. Written by Lynn Riggs
. Directed / produced by Arthur Hopkins
. Longacre Theatre: 26 Sep 1930-Oct 1930 (closing date unknown/11 performances). Cast: Roderick Baybee, Frederick Burton
(as "Pap Rader"), Jack Byrne, Kendall Foster, Frank I. Frayne, Harry Hermsen, Gilbert ...
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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.
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.