He acted in William Shakespeare's play, "A Midsummer's Night Dream," in an American Shakespeare Festival production at the Hanna Theatre in Cleveland, Ohio with Mitchell Agruss, Rae Allen, Clayton Corzatte, Will Geer, John Harkins, Mariette Hartley, William Hickey, Patrick Hines, Margaret Phillips, Richard Waring, Douglas ...
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(11/3/1956) Was one of the hosts of the first telecast of the classic film The Wizard of Oz
(1939) (the others were Judy Garland
's daughter Liza Minnelli
, who was ten at the time, and twelve-year-old Oz expert Justin G. Schiller
). This marked the only time on television that an actor who played a leading role in the film, as well as one of the offspring of an actress who starred in it, hosted the...
Slow warbling vibrato singing voice, most notably used in The Wizard of Oz
(1939), but also noted in other movies including Rose Marie
(1954), as well as on Broadway.