Appeared (as "Coast Guard"; Broadway debut) in "Yankee Point" on Broadway. Comedy. Written by Gladys Hurlbut
. Directed by John Cromwell
(also appearing as "Bob Adams"). Longacre Theatre: 23 Nov 1942-12 Dec 1942 (24 performances). Cast: Arthur Aylesworth
(as "Uncle Pete"), Edna Best
(as "Mary Adams"), Ann Dere
(as "Miss Higgins"...
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[In 1981 about being himself as an actor] When I was down in Atlanta, about 3 or 4 weeks ago, a little lady walked up to me and she circled me, 3 to 4 times, and she looked at me and she said, "Didn't you used to be John Forsythe?". And I freely confessed you used to be. But that meant, too, that not enough people really began to know me as an actor; they never know me as a voice and thought I'd ...
Moved from Penn's Grove, New Jersey to Brooklyn, New York City in 1929 with his family, when young John was only 11, prior to the Great Depression.
Rich mellifluous voice with Brooklyn accent.