Appointed by Governor Jerry Brown
as a member and chairman of the California State Arts Council.
2 Print Biographies |
1 Interview |
3 Articles |
2 Pictorials |
6' 3" (1.91 m)
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[on Marin Ritt] Working with Martin Ritt was a real pleasure. Most often you run into directors who are technically proficient, but empty. They don't understand story or structure, and they don't understand when an actor has a problem, how to help him or her out of it. I knew all about Martin's reputation as a director. I knew about his films, and I also knew somewhere about his background in ...
He considers Susie Nelson, the family housekeeper, to be his mother, after his mother had a nervous breakdown when he was 2 1/2. As a result, he never had emotional intimacy with his genetic mother until he was age 34, after the death of his father.
Dulcet voice (hence several narrative roles)