Appeared (as "Pvt. O'Hara, USMC") in "Yellow Jack" on Broadway. Historical drama (This production, arguably a revival, is a shortened version of the original, put together by the actors in "Winged Victory." They gave one performance of the play, inviting critics and other members of the armed forces). Written by Sidney Howard
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[His father's reaction when John told him he wanted to be an actor] His idea of an actor was John Barrymore
. He could never understand why I wanted to act. "You're a good boy, a fine boy", he told me. "But I don't see anything about you that could make an actor. No flamboyance.".
Was a very popular student at Abraham Lincoln High School. He was occasionally at the top of his class.
Often played handsomely father-figure roles