The Leaf People (1975). Written by Dennis J. Reardon. Original Music by Xantheus Roh Leempoor. Directed by Tom O'Horgan. Booth Theatre: 20 Oct 1975- 26 Oct 1975 (8 performances + 42 performances). Cast: Tom Aldredge
(as "Shaughnessy/Shaw, a compassionate man"), Raymond J. Barry, Susan Batson
(as "Kreetahshay/Chicken Mother, the...
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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.
Won critical praise and earned a Golden Globe nomination for his portrayal of a disgraced Richard Nixon
in The Final Days
(1989). Ardent supporters of Nixon thought that the TV docudrama was a smear campaign, while his worst critics thought that it was far too sympathetic.