Co-Author: 'Heaven and Empire' Khmer Bronzes from the 9th to the 15th Centuries ISBN 974-7534-93-2 pbk White Lotus Co. Ltd., Bangkpk Year 2001
1 Interview |
John Fontaine | Jeff Stone
Did You Know?
Hollywood was the best time of my life. I was young and in an industry full of glamour and excitement, the whole ball of wax. Looking back, the big imponderable is what would have happened if I hadn't left the States. Famous film writer? Director? Character actor? Who knows. But I have no regrets. Nope, no regrets what-so-ever!
His acting career was fatally jeopardized in the early 1960s due to an unfortunate connection to gangster Mickey Cohen
. He left Hollywood and moved to New York to write commercials and a few series episodes but could not get representation. He co-wrote the script for the film Unearthly Stranger
(1963). Eventually left the country.