Allah Be Praised! Musical comedy. Music by Don Walker and Baldwin Bergersen. Based on material by George Marion, Jr. Lyrics by George Marion Jr. Vocal arrangements by Don Walker. Choreographed by Jack Cole. Directed by Robert H. Gordon and Jack Small. Adelphi Theatre: 20 Apr 1944- 6 May 1944 (20 performances). Cast: Jack
1 Portrayal |
1 Interview |
1 Article |
5' 10" (1.78 m)
Did You Know?
"I like keeping busy. Satan finds work for idle hands." (from a 1986 "Starlog" interview)
Graduated from Yale and first performed comedy routines in nightclubs before making his bow on stage in the late 1920's. Broadway debut followed in 1930 with the play "Overture", under his original name John Hoysradt. Was a member of the Mercury Theater from 1937 until called up for military service in 1945. Thin-lipped and silver-haired hard-case or villain of many a 1960's or 70's TV episode.