Appeared (as "Sergeant of the Guard" / "Earl of Surrey") in "King Henry VIII" on Broadway. Historical drama (revival/played in repertory with "What Every Woman Knows", "John Gabriel Borkman", "A Pound on Demand", "Androcles and the Lion"). Written by William Shakespeare
. Choreographed by Felicia Sorel. Scenic Design / Costume ...
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Did You Know?
I used to be known in those days as 'Willie the Weeper.' Whenever they needed someone to break down on a show confessing a murder or infidelity, anything where something happened to this guy and we watch him disintegrate on camera, they would say, 'Get Windom - bring in Willie the Weeper!'
During World War II, he served as a paratrooper in the U.S. Army with B Company 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division and fought in Operation Market Garden (the invasion of Holland) and the Battle of the Bulge.
Willie the Weeper