(1944). Stage Play: Yellow Jack. Historical drama (This production, arguably a revival, is a shortened version of the original, put together by the actors in "Winged Victory." They gave one performance of the play, inviting critics and other members of the armed forces). Written by Sidney Howard
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George Bessolo | Sgt. George Reeves | Steve Reeves
6' 1" (1.85 m)
Did You Know?
A false story has circulated that Reeves auditioned for the role of Samson in
Samson and Delilah
but lost the role to Victor Mature
. Reeves was never under consideration for the role of Samson. However, he was given a role as the Wounded Messenger at the recommendation of Mature, who was very loyal to his friends from his student days at the Pasadena Community Playhouse...