(12/15/41) Radio: Appeared (as himself) on the show "We Hold These Truths."
1 Biographical Movie |
2 Print Biographies |
6' (1.83 m)
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[upon accepting his Academy Award for The Treasure of the Sierra Madre
(1948)] in 1949] Many years ago . . . many, MANY years ago [laughter from the audience] I brought up a boy, and I said to him, "Son, if you ever become a writer, try to write a good part for your old man sometime". Well, by cracky, that's what he did!
Rose to stardom in the original Provincetown Players' production of Eugene O'Neill's Desire Under the Elms
(1958), which debuted at the Greenwich Village Theater (7th Ave. near Christopher St., New York, NY) on November 11, 1924, before transferring to Broadway. To the end of his life, O'Neill - the only American playwright to win the Nobel Prize for Literature - maintained that Huston's ...