Appeared (as "George Simon") in "Counsellor-at-Law" on Broadway. Drama (revival). Written / produced / directed by Elmer Rice
. Plymouth Theatre (moved to The 46th Street Theatre from 15 May 1933-close): 12 Sep 1932-May 1933 (closing date unknown/120 performances). Cast: Sam Bonnell (as "John P. Tedesco"), Elmer Brown
1 Biographical Movie |
3 Print Biographies |
3 Pictorials |
5' 9" (1.75 m)
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I don't want to be a star. If you have to label me anything, I'm an actor - I guess. A journeyman actor. I think "star" is what you call actors who can't act.
In 1959, he appeared in a Broadway-bound musical adaptation of "Grand Hotel" entitled "At the Grand". Disagreements between the star, the producers and the directors prompted the early closing in San Francisco before it ever made it to New York.
Known for his complete transformations into the roles he played (often changing his voice and appearence)