10 Print Biographies |
5 Interviews |
81 Articles |
16 Pictorials |
36 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...
He was a vocal supporter of the Democratic Party. But, in a television interview his wife, Joanne Woodward, said that when she met him (1953) he was "a Bob Taft Republican." Senator Taft was the leader of the conservative Republicans.
His movies often reflect his political views