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
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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.
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.