Appeared (as "Shylock") in Joseph Papp
's Shakespeare Festival production of "The Merchant of Venice". Plans were made to televise it nationally, but this stirred up such controversy that the production was telecast only in New York.
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George Campbell Scott
6' (1.83 m)
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Film is not an actor's medium. You shoot scenes in order of convenience, not the way they come in the script, and that's detrimental to a fully developed performance. There's the terrible tedium and boredom involved in waiting around for the camera to be set up, and then you have to turn on and off when they do the scene over again. When you see the rushes is the first time you begin to judge ...
Played three roles originated by actor Lee J. Cobb
. He played Lt. Kinderman in The Exorcist III
(1990), which was played by Cobb in the original The Exorcist
(1973). Scott later played Juror #3 in the remake of 12 Angry Men
(1997), a role played by Cobb in the original film (12 Angry Men
(1957)). He also received a Tony nomination for playing Cobb's signature role of Willy Loman in "Death of a ...
Distinctive raspy voice