A Highland Fling. Comedy. Written by Margaret Curtis. Scenic Design by John Root. Directed by George Abbott
. Plymouth Theatre: 28 Apr 1944- 20 May 1944 (28 performances). Cast: St. Clair Bayfield (as "The Reverend Douglas Stuart"), Patti Brady
(as "Bessie MacGregor") [Broadway debut], Marguerite Clifton (as "Lizzie MacGregor"),...
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6' 1" (1.85 m)
Did You Know?
[At age 45, on his affair with 16-year-old Tuesday Weld
] If there wasn't such a difference in our ages I'd ask her to marry me. That and her mother are the only things that stop me.
He was better known in Hollywood for his wild exploits as a lothario than his work in films. Howard Hawks
even included a scene with Ireland and Montgomery Clift
in Red River
(1948) where they compare the size of their guns, allegedly a wink to Ireland's infamous physical endowments.
Often played attractive and sly but often unreliable or dangerous characters