"42nd Street," a musical comedy. Music by Harry Warren
. Lyrics by Al Dubin
. Lead Ins and Crossovers by Michael Stewart, Mark Bramble and Bradford Ropes
[posthumous credit]. Based on the novel by Bradford Ropes. Musical Director: John Lesko
. Vocal arrangements by John Lesko. Music orchestrated by Philip J. Lang
. Dance ...
5' 5" (1.65 m)
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My agent asked would I like to do a musical. I said, 'Of course I would.' He said, 'Well, I've got the part for you.' So I read it, and I thought she was a stupid girl. She loved society. She just wanted to be social and have a lot of money. And I said, 'That's not very sensitive or tasteful' or whatever. So I told my agent, Baron Polan, that I didn't want to play it, and he grabbed my shoulders ...
Tried out for the 1952 free-style Olympic swimming team, but just missed out.