: Plays Georges in "La Cage Aux Folles" musical by Harvey Fierstein and Jerry Herman (Marquis Theatre, New York City, New York, USA). The producers wanted star names for both lead roles, but Davis and Gary Beach of "The Producers" were so good, they hired them.
5' 10¾" (1.80 m)
Did You Know?
[Shakespeare] didn't write to provide grist for scholarly mills. He wrote scripts! For actors! All the information we need is in the play. In the story. That should be the emphasis of the production. The words give us the characters, their relationships and emotions, the sense of time and place."
Was nominated for Broadway's 2000 Tony Award as Best Actor (Featured Role - Play) for "Wrong Mountain."
His flawless English accent