Spanish Love. Drama. Written by Avery Hopwood
and Mary Roberts Rinehart
. Adapted from the work of Josep Feliú i Codina
, Carlos de Battle and Antonin Lavergne. Music by H. Maurice Jacquet. Directed by Thomas Coffin Cooke. Maxine Elliott's Theatre: 17 Aug 1920- May 1921 (closing date unknown/308 performances). Cast: Luigi Alteri,...
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William H. Powell
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I do not hold that because the author did a bad job of writing the player need trump it with the same kind of acting. When I go into a picture I have only one character to look after. If the author didn't do him justice, I try to add whatever the creator of the part overlooked.
In 1938, Powell was diagnosed with cancer of the rectum. Rather than undergo a colostomy, he agreed to an experimental treatment where platinum needles containing radium pellets were inserted into Powell's body, where they remained for six months, by which time his cancer had gone into remission. It was many years before he publicly revealed he had had cancer. At the time of his illness and ...