Moby Dick. Drama. Written by Orson Welles
[final Broadway credit]. Adapted from "Moby Dick" by Herman Melville
. Incidental music by Harold Glick. Directed by Douglas Campbell
. Ethel Barrymore Theatre: 28 Nov 1962- 8 Dec 1962 (13 performances). Cast: Judith Doty
(as "Young Actress' Understudy"), Bill Fletcher (as "Member of the ...
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5' 10" (1.78 m)
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I tell young actors today to join the Merchant Marines for a year, and I tell young women to volunteer in a hospital emergency ward if they can. You get to see different people, cultures, dress - it's a marvelous education for an actor.
He was offered the title role in Patton
(1970) but refused the role, saying, "I'm not going to glorify war." The role was then given to George C. Scott
, who won the Oscar for the role. Steiger calls this refusal his "dumbest career move".
Full-bodied, somewhat bombastic acting style