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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6' 2" (1.88 m)
Did You Know?
One day in Hollywood I read a script in which the character was described as "charming but dull -- a typical Ralph Bellamy type". I promptly headed for New York to find a part with guts.
In Howard Hawks
' His Girl Friday
(1940), Bellamy's character, as happened in several movies, loses his girl to Cary Grant
. At one point in the movie, as the conniving newspaper editor, Grant is giving a henchman directions to help him identify Bellamy's character, and Grant says, "He looks like Ralph Bellamy
Distinctive authoritative voice