The Little Blue Light. Written by Edmund Wilson. Scenic Design by Lester Polakov. Costume Design by Robert Fletcher. Directed by Albert Marre
. ANTA Playhouse: 29 Apr 1951- 12 May 1951 (16 performances). Cast: Peter Cookson (as "Ellis"), Melvyn Douglas
(as "Frank"), Arlene Francis
(as "Judith"), Martin Gabel
(as "The Gardener"), ...
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The Hollywood roles I did were boring: I was soon fed up with them. It's true they gave me a world-wide reputation I could trade on, but they also typed me as a one-dimensional non-serious actor.
According to the March 31, 1941, issue of Time magazine, Douglas and Edward G. Robinson
, who were both Democratic activists, bid $3,200 for the fedora hat that 'Franklin Delano Roosevelt' had worn during his three successful campaigns for the presidency. They acquired the hat at a special Hollywood auction to benefit the Motion Picture Relief Fund. Douglas was active in liberal and progressive ...
He often played smooth characters with a strong sense of humor