Portrayed "Mrs. Claus" during the 2003 Macy's Thanksgiving Day parade. In an interview the day before the parade, he stated, "I'm not doing the parade as a political statement. I'm doing the parade because it's the most fun I can possibly have in the world."
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[on Torch Song Trilogy
(1988)] I'm happy that we made it. Is it everything I wanted it to be? Is anything ever? I fought with [director] Paul Bogart
because I had based the entire third act on a song by Big Maybelle
. When we went to make the movie, Paul refused to put it in the movie. We used a beautiful Ella Fitzgerald
recording of "This Time the Dream's on Me", which is very pretty, but it ...
He was awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for Live Theatre at 6243 Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood, California on April 11, 2016.
Gruff yet smooth voice