Spoken Word Recording:
"Mr & Mrs Bridge" (Dove Audio)
10 Print Biographies |
5 Interviews |
79 Articles |
16 Pictorials |
35 Magazine Cover Photos |
5' 9½" (1.77 m)
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[explaining why he accepted The Silver Chalice
(1954) for his film debut] After the success of "Picnic", I had a lot of offers from Hollywood and I never accepted any of them. Finally, my agent said, "You know, they're going to keep knocking on your door and knocking on your door and at some point they're going to stop. So you better make sure you say 'Yes' before that stop occurs". That was when...
Was offered the role of "Judah Ben-Hur" in Ben-Hur
(1959) but turned it down because he said he didn't have the legs to wear a tunic.
He was known for his wry, puckish sense of humor, mainly off-screen.