(1928) Stae: Appeared (as "Alfons") in "Mima" on Broadway
. Written / directed / produced by David Belasco
. Belasco Theatre: 12 Dec 1928-May 1929 (closing date unknown/180 performances). Cast: Eduardo Abdo, A.E. Anson
(as "Magister"), Najeeb Assaf, Eva Barcay, Philip Bishop...
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5' 6½" (1.69 m)
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[in the 1930s, regarding his typecasting] If God is good, I will be able to play comedy, in which I was featured on Broadway
for eight seasons and in which no producer of motion pictures will give me a chance! And please God, may it be before I go screwy playing idiots, half-wits and lunatics on the talking screen!
Interred at Forest Lawn, Glendale, California, in the Graceland section.
Often portrayed deeply mentally disturbed individuals or ones with excessive oddities