Appeared (as "Sidney"; final Broadway role) in "A Hole in the Head" on Broadway. Comedy. Written by Arnold Schulman
. Scenic Design by Boris Aronson
. Directed by Garson Kanin
. Plymouth Theatre: 28 Feb 1957-13 Jul 1957 (156 performances). Cast: David Burns (as "Max"), Louise Erickson
(as "Tina"), Lee Grant
(as "Mrs. Rogers"), ...
1 Magazine Cover Photo |
5' 11" (1.8 m)
Did You Know?
Greta Garbo could pick up her phone today and call a studio and get half-million dollars for just consenting to appear in a movie. And this is despite the fact that today she looks like Spencer Tracy. -- PD, from a 1958 L.A. Mirror News article
, while writing the script of The Apartment
(1960) with his collaborator I.A.L. Diamond
, intended the part of Jeff D. Sheldrake to be played by Douglas in the film. Douglas was cast in the role, but unfortunately, passed away before shooting began. Wilder then re-cast the role of the caddish Mr. Sheldrake with Fred MacMurray
, who had successfully played against type in Wilder's Double