Appeared in "Flying Colors" on Broadway. Musical revue. Music, lyrics and material by Arthur Schwartz
and Howard Dietz
(who also directed). "On the American Plan" written in collaboration with George S. Kaufman
. "Bon Voyage" and "The Salesman" written in collaboration with Corey Ford
. "Lost in the Crowd" written in ...
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Did You Know?
[Who said in 1963 about his career before starring in The Beverly Hillbillies
(1962)]: "I'm a straight man in the series. Jed is essentially not a comedy character, so my job is to set up the situations and the lines. Occasionally, Jed will make a droll observation and sometimes when the show is slanted toward him, I'll play in a comedy scene. But for the most part I feed lines to the others."
At age 12, his family moved to Orlando, Florida, where Ebsen was raised.