Co-produced (w/Sammy Lambert, Bernie Foyer) / appeared in "Seventeen" on Broadway. Musical comedy. Music by Walter Kent. Lyrics by Kim Gannon. Material by Sally Benson. Material direction / book directed by Richard Whorf
. Based on the novel by Booth Tarkington
. Music arranged by Ted Royal
. Musical Director: Vincent Travers. ...
3 Print Biographies |
1 Portrayal |
1 Interview |
6 Articles |
1 Pictorial |
5' 10½" (1.79 m)
Did You Know?
[on his beginning as a comic] I had copied my style from a great comic, Ted Healy
. I patterned myself after Healy, with the hat turned up in front and the collegiate look. I was the brash, flippant wise guy, smart-ass type.
He was awarded 2 Stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for Television at 6263 Hollywood Boulevard; and for Radio at 6771 Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood, California.
Theme song: "Near You"