Stage: "The Desperate Hours" (1955). Melodrama. Written by Joseph Hayes
. From the novel of the same name by Joseph Hayes. Directed by Robert Montgomery
. Ethel Barrymore Theatre: 10 Feb 1955- 13 Aug 1955 (212 performances). Cast: Nancy Coleman
, Karl Malden
(as "Dan Hillard"), Paul Newman
Did You Know?
She gave birth to twins in July, 1944: Charla Elizabeth and Grania Theresa. They each weighed 4 lbs. 11 oz.