The Overtons. Written by Vincent Lawrence
. Directed by Elisabeth Bergner
. Booth Theatre (moved to The Forrest Theatre from 12 Mar 1945- 23 Jun 1945 then moved to The National Theatre from 25 Jun 1945 to close): 6 Feb 1945- 7 Jul 1945 (175 performances). Cast: Glenda Farrell
(as "Judith Bancroft"), Arlene Francis
(as "Cora ...
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[on the arrival of talkies] Not many actors could talk. So they shoved the ones that came from Broadway into everything. It all went so fast. I used to ask myself, 'What set am I on today? What script am I supposed to be doing - this one or that one? All I shouted for was a day off. We got it Sunday. But I had to stay in bed that one day to get ready for the next six days of shooting. I wonder if...
The fast-talking reporter Torchy Blane, who Farrell played in a series of movies, was the inspiration for Lois Lane.