Glengarry Glen Ross (1984). Drama. Written by David Mamet
. Directed by Gregory Mosher. John Golden Theatre: 25 Mar 1984- 17 Feb 1985 (378 performances + 11 previews that began on 16 Mar 1984). Cast: Joe Mantegna
(as "Richard Roma"), Mike Nussbaum, Robert Prosky
(as "Shelly Levene"), Lane Smith
(as "James Lingk"), James Tolkan
6' 0½" (1.84 m)
Did You Know?
It's an actor's dream to play something like this. I consider this my masterwork...Playing Nixon gave me tremendous recognition. I'd long been known in the business, but it pulled everything together. Finally people could put the name Lane Smith with my face.
An alumnus of the Actors Studio, he appeared on the stage in such plays as the original production of David Mamet
's play, "Glengarry Glen Ross", and in One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest.