Ziegfeld Follies of 1934. Musical revue. Music by Vernon Duke
, Samuel Pokrass, Billy Hill, H.I. Phillips
, Fred Allen, Harry Tugend and Ballard MacDonald
. Lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
. Musical Director: John McManus. Sketches by: H.I. Philips, Fred Allen
and David Freedman. Written by Harry Turgend. Featuring songs with lyrics by ...
1 Biographical Movie |
1 Print Biography |
1 Portrayal |
1 Interview |
1 Article |
6' 3½" (1.92 m)
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."
His unusual, almost surreal dancing and singing style