Appeared in "The Cocktail Party" on Broadway. Drama.
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Did You Know?
[In a 1944 interview] I was never a villain until Gerald du Maurier
said there was something creepingly sinister about me. I was a good, clean-living boy until then! Of course, it may be that I am really a sinister person and that portraying respectability is really, on my part, a display of virtuosity. I never thought of it that way before.
He was a favorite of director George Cukor
, and appeared in seven of the director's films. Despite their collaborations, Cukor cited The Exile
(1947) as his favorite Daniell performance because "I believe this film displays Henry's keen sense of humor!".
The Adolph Menjou of Menace