Played Elder Joseph Barlow in "Radio Golf" a play by August Wilson at the Yale Repertory Theatre, New Haven, Connecticut (April-May), reprising the role at the Mark Taper Forum, Los Angeles, California, USA (August-October).
6' 1½" (1.87 m)
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Credits his mother, an unpublished poet and novelist, for giving him an appreciation of the spoken word. He started reciting poems at age three.
His gravelly voice, oft-present squint, and cold stare had led him to play many villains.