(7/26/51) Radio: Appeared in a "Screen Directors Playhouse" production of "Stairway to Heaven".
Blade Stanhope Conway | Bob Cummings | Bruce Hutchens
5' 10" (1.78 m)
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[In 1962, about doing a play] The main thing is to stay active, even if you are very bad. After all, an actor is a commodity. The things that are really important for him are his health--he has to be able to deliver the body; a knowledge of the law--there are so many loopholes in contracts; and last, I'm afraid, ability.
His father, Dr. Charles Clarence Cummings Sr., was a surgeon. Hr was part of the original staff of St. John's Hospital in Joplin, Missouri. He was the founder of the Jasper County Tuberculosis Hospital in Webb City, Missouri. His mother, Ruth Annabelle Kraft, was an ordained minister of the Science of Mind.
A couple of his sitcoms focused on his real-life abilities in World War II