"Double Exposure, Take Four", 1993 (photographs)
1 Interview |
3 Articles |
2 Pictorials |
2 Magazine Cover Photos |
Roddy MacDowall | Roddy McDowell
5' 9" (1.75 m)
Did You Know?
All you can do is make a piece of product, sell it on its own terms, stand behind it and hope that people will go see it. If you try to be like something else or appeal to any given group, then you can very easily end up being gratuitous and imitative. There's not much to be gained by that and I think too much time is spent going around trying to be like someone else.
A clerical error on the part of 20th Century-Fox cost McDowall a likely Academy Award nomination for best supporting actor for his role as Caesar Augustus Octavian in Cleopatra
(1963). The studio erroneously listed him as a leading player rather than a supporting one. When 20th Century-Fox asked the Academy to correct the error, it refused, saying the ballots already were at the printer. 20th ...