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Paul E. Winfield
6' 1½" (1.87 m)
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My whole philosophy is if you're going to do something enjoy it -- even if it's a part that's serious. I guess it's the irrepressible comedian in me. Although I must say I don't enjoy watching my work. I have tapes and tapes of things I've done that I keep meaning to watch, but I never seem to get around to them. It's just not something I do, sitting around watching my old movies and saying, "Gee...
Winfield did not play an active role in the gay rights movement. His good friend actor-producer Jack Larson
(Jimmy Olsen in Adventures of Superman
(1952)) described him as "openly gay in his life if not in the media". Like many actors of his generation he concealed his homosexuality for fear of losing employment. Larson stated that Winfield had been distraught in his final years due to his ...