(1970s) Played a bartender in a Lite Beer commercial featuring Wilt Chamberlain
. At the end of the commercial, Cassidy sarcastically called Chamberlain "shorty".
1 Interview |
Ted 'Lurch' Cassidy | Itself | David Opatoshu
6' 9" (2.06 m)
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"If I'm up for a part if, I'm asked to play something, I really worry what I'm going to be because they always make fellows like me the big dumb galoot, the oaf who doesn't know anything, who trips over himself. We are apparently idiots, all big men. You end up never leading anybody to anything. You end up holding people, while the boss hits them in the face -- scratching your head a lot ...
Brother-in-law of actor Dan Jesse
. He was married to Jesse's sister from 1956 to 1976.
Incredibly deep basso profundo voice