Revolt. Written by Harry Wagstaff Gribble. Directed by Harry Wagstaff Gribble
. Vanderbilt Theatre: 31 Oct 1928- Nov 1928 (closing date unknown/30 performances). Produced by William Powell
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William H. Powell
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There is more money in being liked by an audience than in being disliked by it. The biggest thing about movie audiences is the sympathy they give characters on the screen. But the art of acting and the talent of selecting what one will act are divorced qualities.
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 ...