(1935). Stage Play: Dead End. Drama. Written by Sidney Kingsley
. Production Design by Norman Bel Geddes
. Written and directed by Sidney Kingsley
. Directed by Sidney Kingsley. Belasco Theatre: 28 Oct 1935- 12 Jun 1937 (687 performances). Cast: Carroll Ashburn
(as "Mr. Griswald"), Charles Bellin (as "Philip...
6' 1" (1.85 m)
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[on how he prepared for the obnoxious characters he often played] At first it was very hard, as I am a very even-tempered guy . . . but I used my past life experiences to motivate me. The one I used when I had to slap a woman around was easy! I was slapping the overbearing teacher who would fail you in their "holier-than-thou" class and enjoy it.
In the movie version
, he played Waco Johnnie Dean, the nemesis of the protagonist, Lin McAdams. In the television version of
, Duryea played Bart McAdams.