Ada Beats the Drum. Comedy. Written by John Alexander Kirkpatrick
. Directed by Geoffrey Kerr. John Golden Theatre: 8 May 1930- Jun 1930 (closing date unknown/46 performances). Cast: Auguste Aramini (as "Gendarme"), George W. Barbier (as "Ed Hubbard"), Mary Boland
(as "Ada Hubbard"), Frank Charlton (as "Mr. Sims"), Jules Epailly
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Did You Know?
[on Joan Crawford
] Joan was a very driven woman and very insecure. While we were working at MGM [Reunion in France
(1942)] she was all about being a team and working for the good of the picture. I think she knew it was all coming to an end there, but she never commented on it to me.
Although her contract included clauses forbidding certain close -ups and physical movements due to her age, she insisted that her obituary disclose her real age. She said she wanted people to say "she was HOW old?!.