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Appeared (as "Alonzo Bird") in "Love o' Mike" on Broadway. Musical comedy. Book by Thomas Sydney. Music by Jerome Kern
. Lyrics by Harry B. Smith
. Musical Director: Frank Tours
. Music orchestrated by Frank Saddler. Costume Design by Faibsey. Scenic Design by Robert McQuinn. Directed by J.H. Benrimo
. Shubert Theatre (moved to ...
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5' 10½" (1.79 m)
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After Fred Astaire's success at RKO, MGM believed it could make a dancing star out of Webb. The studio gave him an 18-month contract at $3000@week to do a musical entitled "Elegance" based on the life of famous ballroom dancer Maurice and his partner Florence Walton. Joan Crawford was initially excited to play Walton but lost interest when she realized that Webb had the better part and she had ...
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