Porgy. Written by Dorothy Heyward
and DuBose Heyward
. Directed by Rouben Mamoulian
[earliest Broadway credit]. Guild Theatre: 10 Oct 1927- Aug 1928 (closing date unknown/367 performances). Cast: Jack Carter
(as "Crown"), Peter Clark (as "Jim"), Stanley DeWolfe (as "A Dectective"), Evelyn Ellis (as "Crown's Bess"), Lloyd Gray,
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[on casting Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
(1932)] I don't want Hyde to be a monster, Hyde is not evil, he is the primitive, the animal in us, whereas Jekyll is a cultured man, representing the intellect. Hyde is the Neanderthal man and [Fredric March
's] makeup was designed as such.
Earned a law degree from the University of Moscow and studied acting, as well as writing and directing for the stage at the Moscow Art Theatre.
Always included a cat in his films as a good luck token