Appeared in "Detective Story" on Broadway. Drama/melodrama. Written / directed by 'Sidney Kingsley. Production design by Boris Aronson
. Hudson Theatre (moved to The Broadhurst Theatre from 3 Jul 1950-close): 23 Mar 1949-12 Aug 1950 (581 performances). Cast: Ralph Bellamy
(as "Detective McLeod"), Meg Mundy
(as "Mary McLeod"),
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Did You Know?
One day in Hollywood, I read a script in which the character was described as "charming but dull -- a typical Ralph Bellamy type". I promptly headed for New York to find a part with guts.
Biography in: "The Scribner Encyclopedia of American Lives". Volume 3, 1991-1993, pages 55-56. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 2001.
Frequently played the "other man" in romances and comedies, and he was often fleeced by leading men like Cary Grant
to get to the female lead.