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 ...
1 Biographical Movie |
1 Print Biography |
1 Portrayal |
1 Interview |
1 Article |
6' 3½" (1.92 m)
Did You Know?
[When asked why he had returned to the rigors of a weekly show (Matt Houston
(1982)), at the age of 76. (1984)]: "I'm used to getting up at dawn and going to the studio to be with my pals on the set. It's my lifestyle and I wouldn't trade it for any other."
Ebsen became embroiled in a contract dispute with MGM that left him idle for long periods.
The catchphrase "Wellll, doggies!"