2 Interviews |
Russell Tamblyn | Rusty Tamblyn | Rasu Tanburin
5' 9" (1.75 m)
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[on his performance as "Riff" in West Side Story
(1961)] Life is so strange. "West Side Story" was one of the high points of my career. Yet, when I first saw it, I was really disappointed in how I came off. Since then, Fred Astaire
has told me how much he admired my dancing in it. Now I see it very differently.
Has always claimed that his biggest professional disappointment was not getting the title role in the post-Broadway tour of "Barnum". The part went to Tony Orlando
Has often played odd, slightly off-kilter characters