(1928). Stage Play: Singing Jailbirds. Drama. Written by Upton Sinclair
. Directed by Emjo Basshe. Provincetown Playhouse: 6 Dec 1928- Feb 1929 (closing date unknown/79 performances). Cast: Herbert Bergman
(as "Joe Gunther"), Fred Boardley, Charlotte Buchwald, Grover Burgess
(as "Red Adams")...
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...
Highly recognizable gruff voice.