(June 26 to July 6, 1952) He played George Washington in Maxwell Anderson's play, "Valley Forge," in an Eighteenth Midsummer Festival (Plays about Great Americans) production at the Pasadena Playhouse in Pasadena, California. Gilmor Brown was artistic director. Bobker Ben Ali was director.
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[about his character in Perry Mason
(1957)] Let's just say that the part isn't conducive to leisurely living the way I once knew it. I only hope that I can regain my own identity, once I decide that Perry Mason and myself have come to the parting of the road. Perry Mason has become a career for me . . . all I know is that I work, eat and sleep Perry Mason.
Appears as lawyer Perry Mason, with William Talman
as District Attorney Hamilton Burger, on a 44¢ USA commemorative postage stamp in the "Early TV Memories" issue honoring Perry Mason
(1957), issued 11 August 2009.
Deep commanding voice.