The Embarrassment of Riches. Comedy. Written by Louis K. Anspacher
. Directed by Edward A. Braden. Wallack's Theatre: 14 May 1906- May 1906 (closing date unknown/16 performances). Cast: Charles J. Bell, Gertrude Berkeley, Vellma Berrell, Henry Buckler, John Bunny
, Charles Chappelle, Harold Cohill, Edward Cookson, Scott Cooper,
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5' 7" (1.7 m)
Did You Know?
[on leaving the stage to make films] I have chosen a better thing. I shall live longer than Irving or Booth. Not because I deserve to, but because there is a record of me that they did not leave; the public can have me always the same, so long as the pictures are preserved.
Although he and Flora Finch
made more than 250 comedy shorts together for Vitagraph, studio chief Albert E. Smith
recalled that "they cordially hated each other".