He acted in Harold Rome's musical, "Fanny," at the Paper Mill Playhouse in Millburn, New Jersey with George S. Irving, Terri Bibb, John Leone and Karen Shallo in the cast. Robert Johanson was director. Sharon Halley was choreographer. Michael Anania was scenic designer. Mark Stanley was lighting designer. Gregg Barnes was ...
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Jose Ferrer | Jose Ferrer in closing credits
5' 10" (1.78 m)
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[on his earring] I wear larger ones at home than I am wearing tonight. I'd like to have more, of course, but you can't find that many people who will give you one earring. [The Cleveland Plain Dealer, Oct. 14, 1972]
His most famous performance was as "Cyrano de Bergerac". He played the role on the stage in 1946 and 1953, on film in 1950 (Cyrano de Bergerac
(1950), winning the Oscar for that performance, and on live television in 1949 and 1955. He played Cyrano again in the French film Cyrano et d'Artagnan
(1964). He won the Tony for his stage portrayal of the role in 1947, and is one of only nine actors to ...
The role of "Cyrano de Bergerac"