Count De Roy
/ Charles Gireaux
(10/16/47) Radio: Appeared in the "The Prayer That Won the West" episode of "Family Theater of the Air".
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Ramon Samaniego | Ramon Samaniegos
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Did You Know?
I was always the hero - with no vices - reciting practically the same lines to the leading lady. The current crop of movie heroes are less handicapped than the old ones. They are more human. The leading men of silent films were Adonises and Apollos. Today the hero can even take a poke at the leading lady. In my time a hero who hit the girl just once would have been out.
According to Bob Gilmore's biography of composer Harry Partch
(p. 47), Novarro and Partch had a homosexual love affair while in their 20s. They worked as ushers for the Los Angeles Philharmonic together, and Novarro left Partch once his acting career in silent films picked up.