Kismet. Musical. With Music From Alexander Borodin. Musical Adaptation by Robert Wright and George Forrest. Lyrics by Robert Wright and George Forrest. Book by Charles Lederer
and Luther Davis
. From the play by Edward Knoblock
. Music orchestrated by Arthur Kay. Choral arrangements by Arthur Kay. Musical Director: Louis Adrian. ...
Richard David Kiley
5' 11" (1.80 m)
Did You Know?
[from 1970 New York Post interview]: Acting is a wonderful way to communicate without a one-to-one relationship.
Won two Tony Awards as Best Actor (Musical): in 1959 for "Redhead" and in 1966 for his signature role, "Man of La Mancha". He was also nominated in the same category in 1962 for "No Strings" and, in 1987, as Best Actor (Play) for a revival of Arthur Miller
's "All My Sons".