Seven Days' Leave
(performer: "Please Won't You Leave My Girl Alone" 1942, "You Speak My Language" 1942, "A Touch of Texas" 1942, "Pop! Goes the Weasel" / "Pop! Goes the Weasel")
My Gal Sal
(performer: "I'SE YOUR HONEY IF YOU WANTS ME, LIZA JANE", "OH, THE PITY OF IT ALL", "HERE YOU ARE")
Active on Broadway
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2 Print Biographies
1 Magazine Cover Photo
6' 2½" (1.89 m)
Did You Know?
If you're so concerned about fucking privacy, don't become a fucking actor!
Attended the Kentucky Military Academy. One of his classmates was future fellow actor, Jim Backus
(Mr. Magoo and Thurston Howell III in
Making use of his powerful physique, he became associated with "beefcake" scenes involving bondage and torture. In "Samson and Delilah" (1949) he was blinded and forced to turn a gristmill. In "The Robe" (1953) he suffered while stretched out on a torture-table inside a Roman dungeon. In "Zarak" (1957) he endured two separate floggings. In "Timbuktu" (1959) he found himself staked out, spreadeagle style, under a dangling tarantula.