Banjo Eyes. Musical comedy. Music by Vernon Duke
. Material by Joseph Quillan and Izzy Ellinson. Lyrics by John La Touche. Additional lyrics by Harold Adamson. Based on "Three Men on a Horse" by John Cecil Holm
and George Abbott
. "We Did It Before" by Charles Tobias and Cliff Friend. Orchestrations supervised by Domenico Savino....
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Lionel Stander 1908-1994
6' (1.83 m)
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[Asking the House Un-American Activities Committee to turn off the television cameras and the lighting needed for them to function] "I am a professional performer and I only appear on TV for entertainment or for philanthropic organizations, and I consider this a very serious matter that doesn't fit into either category."
Was blacklisted during the 1950s when he was exposed as a Communist Party member during the House Un-American Activities Committee hearings. Marc Lawrence
had testified that Stander told him that joining the Party would make him more attractive to women. In his own HUAC testimony, Stander denounced Lawrence as a psychopath and presented a letter that gave Lawrence's mental history and revealed ...
Highly recognizable gruff voice.