Moby Dick. Drama. Written by Orson Welles
[final Broadway credit]. Adapted from "Moby Dick" by Herman Melville
. Incidental music by Harold Glick. Directed by Douglas Campbell
. Ethel Barrymore Theatre: 28 Nov 1962- 8 Dec 1962 (13 performances). Cast: Judith Doty
(as "Young Actress' Understudy"), Bill Fletcher (as "Member of the ...
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[on winning the Best Actor Oscar for In the Heat of the Night
(1967)] I wanted to win it. It's important. It gives you greater latitude in the business and that means bigger and better parts. And I need that. I'm only 42. Paul Newman
is 43, [Marlon Brando
] is 43, but I look like their father.
He was offered the title role in Patton
(1970) but refused the role, saying, "I'm not going to glorify war." The role was then given to George C. Scott
, who won the Oscar for the role. Steiger calls this refusal his "dumbest career move".
His chunky frame and serious-looking face