Won 1 Primetime Emmy.
Another 1 nomination.
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Jose Ferrer and his musical book, "Oh Capitan!," was performed on Broadway in New York City with Tony Randall (played British Sea Captain) in the cast. Jay Livingston and Ray Evans composed the original score. The musical was based on Alec Guinness's movie, "The Captain's Paradise."
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Publishing the book was a big gamble for me. The industry brass could have blown its collective top; they could have taken it as a vicious all-out attack on the whole radio-television world, which I never intended. But if they had read it that way, I'd have been out on the tiles.
Was nominated for Broadway's 1958 Tony Award for book, with collaborator José Ferrer
, of Best Musical nominee "Oh, Captain!"