The Odd Couple (1965). Comedy. Written by Neil Simon
. Plymouth Theatre (moved to The Eugene O'Neill Theatre from 1 Aug 1966- close): 10 Mar 1965- 2 Jul 1967 (964 performances + 2 previews that began on 8 Mar 1965). Cast: Art Carney
(as "Felix Ungar"), Walter Matthau
(as "Oscar Madison"), Paul Dooley (as "Speed"), John Fiedler
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Did You Know?
I don't take myself too seriously which is maybe why I've done a lot more comedy roles than anything else. I have more fun doing off-the-wall kinds of things.
In the original, unused ending of Little Shop of Horrors
(1986) he played the character of Patrick Martin. The role was eventually played by James Belushi
but Dooley still gets a credit in the movie's DVD and in the special thanks section of the movie.