Appeared (as "Andre") in "Ten Million Ghosts" on Broadway. Drama. Written / directed / produced by Sidney Kingsley
. Scenic Design by Donald Oenslager
. St. James Theatre: 23 Oct 1936-Nov 1936 (closing date unknown/11 performances). Cast: Lester Alden (as "Balkan" / "Waiter"), Dave Arthur (as "Spewack"), Carroll Ashburn
16 Biographical Movies |
50 Print Biographies |
21 Portrayals |
53 Articles |
2 Pictorials |
6 Magazine Cover Photos |
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6' 1½" (1.87 m)
Did You Know?
[on René Clair
] A real master: he invented his own Paris, which is better than recording it.
0n The Dick Cavett Show for July 27, 1970 Welles said he was descended from Gideon Welles, the Secretary of the Navy during the Civil War who served two presidents, Abraham Lincoln and Andrew Johnson.
Frequently wrote, directed and starred in films that feature the rise and fall of main characters (Charles Foster Kane in Citizen Kane
(1941), Gregory Arkadin in _Confidential Report (1955)_, Detective Hank Quinlan in Touch of Evil
(1958)) who, in classic Shakespearean style, are unmade by their own vices.