A Slight Case of Murder. Comedy. Written by Damon Runyon and Howard Lindsay
. Directed by Damon Runyon
and Howard Lindsay. 48th Street Theatre: 11 Sep 1935- Nov 1935 (closing date unknown/69 performances). Cast: Marga Barbet, Sydney Booth
(as "Gammon Smith"), Eleanor Brent, Paul E. Burns, Georgia Caine, George Christie
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Jose Ferrer | Jose Ferrer in closing credits
5' 10" (1.78 m)
Did You Know?
I am more important than my problems.
For a special benefit performance of "Cyrano de Bergerac", he appeared only in the first four acts. For the final scene, in which Cyrano has aged 15 years, Walter Hampden
played the part. Hampden had played the part for several years, so this collaboration represented a passing of the torch to Ferrer, who became the next great Cyrano and would go on to star in the first English-language film ...
Distinctive, articulate enunciation