Now I Lay Me Down to Sleep. Comedy. Written by Elaine Ryan. Based on the novel by Ludwig Bemelmans
. Directed by Hume Cronyn
. Broadhurst Theatre: 2 Mar 1950- 8 Apr 1950 (44 performances). Cast: Richard Abbott (as "The Doctor/Fourth Indian"), Norman Barrs (as "The Cure/Ship's Steward"), Charles Chaplin Jr.
(as "Henri/Second ...
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5' 6" (1.68 m)
Did You Know?
The whole business of marshaling one's energies becomes more and more important as one grows older.
The original screenplay of The Locket
(1946), called "What Nancy Wanted", was written by Norma Barzman
, who was married to writer Ben Barzman
, who was blacklisted during the McCarthy "Red Scare" period of the 1940s and 1950s. She sold the script to Cronyn, who planned to direct the film with wife Jessica Tandy
starring. Cronyn then sold the script to RKO, which assigned Sheridan Gibney