Appeared (as "Sam Nash" / "Jesse Kiplinger" / "Roy Hubley") in the US touring company of Neil Simon
's "Plaza Suite".
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2 Print Biographies |
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[about his heart surgery] One person who has really been an inspiration for me in this is my good friend Barbara Bel Geddes
, who underwent coronary bypass surgery herself about three years ago. I've learned some things from Barbara. One thing I learned is that you don't accomplish anything by sitting around the house after something like this - except to get yourself good and bored. I was one of ...
Originally scheduled to portray Franklin D. Roosevelt
in "Sunrise at Campobello," a case of pneumonia forced him to abandon the role before it got to Broadway. Ralph Bellamy
replaced him and won numerous awards, including the Tony. Keel played the role eventually on tour.
During his UK concert tours in the 1980s and 90s, had a habit of checking his watch (wrist or pocket) during his performances to ensure he was on schedule.