Appeared (as "Lawrence Binnings"; Broadway debut) in "Hotbed", produced on Broadway. Comedy/drama. Written by Paul Osborn
. Directed / produced by Brock Pemberton
and Antoinette Perry
. Klaw Theatre: 8 Nov 1928-Nov 1928 (closing date unknown/19 performances). Cast: Charles S. Abbe
(as "Prof. Stanton"), Carl Anthony (as "Prof. ...
3 Biographical Movies |
8 Print Biographies |
9 Articles |
6' 0½" (1.84 m)
Did You Know?
I did all my directing when I wrote the screenplay. It was probably harder for a regular director. He probably had to read the script the night before shooting started.
His mother, Mary Desti, was for a time the lover of the notorious Aleister Crowley
, whose dislike for the young Sturges was heartily reciprocated, and they each came in for harsh criticism in the other's memoirs.
Witty, rapid-fire dialogue mixed with broad, screwball physical comedy