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6' 3" (1.91 m)
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When I began writing all that I had going for me was that I could type 80 words per minute, I could spell and I liked words. But in doing it, I found that the real reward was the writing itself, working at it day by day and finally accomplishing something--that was it. To have a book published is one of the most exciting things that can happen to you. Infinitely more rewarding than acting
Was nominated for a Golden Globe in 1963 for his role in The Cardinal
(1963), but suffered immensely under the dictatorial and abusive treatment of the film's director Otto Preminger
. At one point during filming, Preminger fired Tryon in front of his parents when they visited the set, then rehired him after being satisfied that Tryon had been sufficiently humiliated. This was a big turning point ...
Dark, brooding good-looks