"Lewis Grizzard In His Own Words/ theater/ Southern tour/ongoing/ role: Lewis Grizzard (see also www.lewisgrizzard.com)
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William E. Oberst Jr. | William Oberst Jr. | Bill Oberst | William Oberst
5' 9" (1.75 m)
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I asked an old preacher once how he got his call to the ministry. He said, 'Preaching came to me and I ran. But it caught me, so I preach.' I think acting is the same way. I always tell kids when I visit schools that I believe God gives us all a vocation, the thing we are put here on earth to do. The trick is to make your vocation your occupation, if you can.
A lifelong Ray Bradbury fan, Oberst performed at a tribute in Bradbury's boyhood home of Waukegan, IL on Halloween the year the author died, with his dog-eared boyhood paperback of Bradbury's "S Is For Space" tucked into the jacket of his tuxedo.
Macabre, menacing characters with an undercurrent of melancholy