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O. W. Jeeves | G.O. Spelvin | Orson Wells | Wells
6' (1.83 m)
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[Louis B. Mayer
] offered me his studio! He was madly in love with me, because I wouldn't have anything to do with him, you know? Twice he brought me over--spent all day wooing me. He called me "Orse". Whenever he sent for me, he burst into tears, and once he fainted. To get his way. It was fake, absolutely fake. The deal was, I'd have the studio, but I'd have to stop acting, directing and ...
His full name is George Orson Welles. He was named "George" in honor of writer George Ade
, who was a friend of the family. His middle name was in honor of another family friend, a man named Orson Wells (without the "e").
One of the most recognizable deep voices in all of film, radio or television.
The Great One