The Prisoner of Second Avenue. Comedy. Written by Neil Simon
. Scenic Design by Richard Sylbert
[final Broadway credit]. Directed by Mike Nichols
. Eugene O'Neill Theatre: 11 Nov 1971- 29 Sep 1973 (798 performances + 4 previews that began on 9 Oct 1971). Cast: Peter Falk
(as "Mel Edison"), Lee Grant
(as "Edna Edison"), Vincent
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9 Articles |
1 Magazine Cover Photo |
5' 10" (1.78 m)
Did You Know?
I don't tell jokes, and if I tried, I couldn't hold an audience's attention for five minutes.
He talked his way into a job with the popular Horace Heidt
Orchestra and went on the road for more than three years, doing impressions, novelty songs, and some announcing for Heidt's radio show "Pot o' Gold". In 1941, when the orchestra was asked to make a movie, Carney was handed a small role. He also specialized in dialects.