He acted in William Shakespeare's "A Midsummer's Night Dream", in an American Shakespeare Festival production at the Hanna Theatre in Cleveland, Ohio with Bert Lahr, Mitchell Agruss, Rae Allen, Clayton Corzatte, Will Geer, John Harkins, Mariette Hartley, William Hickey, Patrick Hines, Margaret Phillips, Richard Waring, Douglas ...
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[2012, on Goin' South
(1978)] Well, that happened in a rather interesting way. I was doing a Broadway musical called "Happy End", a Bertolt Brecht/Kurt Weill collaboration, and Nicholson was looking for a leading lady, a new actress, to be in Goin' South, which he was directing. So he came to see "Happy End" not knowing I was in it but, rather, to see Meryl Streep
, who was my co-star. And I ...
For his brief 1985 scenes in Back to the Future
(1985), he wore prosthetic make-up to appear 30 years older than in his 1955 scenes, which dominate the film. In the sequels, the 1985 Doc Brown has more scenes. To avoid having to put him through extensive make-up every morning, writers Robert Zemeckis
and Bob Gale
came up with the idea of Doc Brown visiting a rejuvenation clinic in the future, ...
Often plays eccentric characters