Appeared (as "Count Matteo de Brozo") in "Fioretta" on Broadway. Musical/romantic comedy/operetta. Music / lyrics by George Babgy and G. Romilli. Book by / Produced by / Production supervised by Earl Carroll
. Book adapted by Charlton Andrews
. Additional lyrics by Grace Henry, Jo Trent and Billy Rose
. Music orchestrated by
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One side of my face is gentle and kind, incapable of anything but love of my fellow man. The other side, the other profile, is cruel and predatory and evil, incapable of anything but the lusts and dark passions. It all depends on which side of my face is turned toward you--or the camera. It all depends on which side faces the moon at the ebb of the tide.
Had bad luck with his homes. A $42.000 mansion burned to the ground in the California fires of October 1935, and a December 1936 coastal storm undermined two of his homes, which slid into the ocean along with $12,000 worth of antique furniture. The actor's Maryland estate, which had served as a honeymoon retreat for the Duke of Windsor
and Duchess of Windsor
, was burglarized twice in August 1937.
Often portrayed police officers