Nominated for 1 Oscar.
Another 1 win & 1 nomination.
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Active on Broadway in the following productions:
6' 1" (1.85 m)
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[on working with Paul Muni
on A Song to Remember
(1945)] He was very difficult to work with. He said he didn't want to hear how I did it, he had no interest in how I portrayed it, he had his own conception of [Frédéric Chopin
] and he told me he'd worked on his role in relation to that conception, and he didn't care how I played it. And that was the approach to teamwork on that film.
Enrolled as a pre-med student at the City College of New York (CCNY) and completed the four-year course in three years. (CCNY at that time was tuition-free and admitted only the best scholars.) He was a member of CCNY's fencing team.