(7/25/79) Guested on the TV program "A.M. New York".
1 Biographical Movie |
1 Print Biography |
1 Portrayal |
6 Interviews |
5 Articles |
1 Pictorial |
2 Magazine Cover Photos |
5' 10" (1.78 m)
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[on winning the Best Actor Oscar for In the Heat of the Night
(1967)] I wanted to win it. It's important. It gives you greater latitude in the business and that means bigger and better parts. And I need that. I'm only 42. Paul Newman
is 43, [Marlon Brando
] is 43, but I look like their father.
Most of the solo shots of Steiger during the famous taxicab scene in On the Waterfront
(1954) were done after Marlon Brando
had left for the day. Brando had it in his contract that he could finish shooting before the normal quitting time so that he could make his daily session with his psychiatrist. Steiger was deeply hurt and annoyed at Brando's rudeness and lack of courtesy to a fellow actor, ...
His chunky frame and serious-looking face