Narrator of Trailer The Third Secret
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They tried to make me a star, a leading man. Well, I'm not a star even though they thought I looked like one. I'm a character actor. When I've had the choice I've always opted for the character role. I'd rather be the pillar that holds up the star than the star himself.
In 1995, Charlton Heston
denied a claim by screenwriter Gore Vidal
that there was a gay subtext to the film Ben-Hur
(1959). Vidal claims he wrote the script with such an implication and mentioned the subtext to director William Wyler
. Boyd, who played Ben-Hur's friend (and later nemesis) Messala, supposedly was in on this subtext and played his scenes as if he had been spurned by his gay lover. ...
Often cast in historical epics