(1963) Stage: Appeared in Eugene O'Neill
's play, "Desire Under the Elms", at the Circle in the Square Theatre in New York City with George C. Scott
and Colleen Dewhurst
in the cast. José Quintero
was the director.
5' 10" (1.78 m)
Did You Know?
[on receiving his first Oscar nomination] People are finally realizing I'm one of the few actors who has never missed a performance. I've worked with broken legs, arms, ankles. I once passed a kidney stone during the opening night of a show.
Has played three American presidents: Ulysses S. Grant, Lyndon Johnson, and Richard Nixon.
A rich, strident voice