Appeared (as "Biff Grimes") in "One Sunday Afternoon" on Broadway. Written by James Hagan
. Directed by Leo Bulgakov
. Little Theatre: 15 Feb 1933-Nov 1933 (closing date unknown/322 performances). Cast: Sara Arms, Boris Batt, Francesca Bruning, Rita Collins, Marion Frederic, Percy Helton
(as "Snappy Downer"), Mary Holsman, Leo ...
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5' 10½" (1.79 m)
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Did not reveal he was terminally ill from lung cancer while doing his last acting role on Murder, She Wrote
(1984) early in that show's second season. He appears to have filmed the show shortly before his 83rd birthday. It aired after his death six weeks later. The strain of fighting the illness had devastated his memory and much of his physical strength. Series star Angela Lansbury
worked hard ...