Appeared (as "Ralph Merkes") in "Loose Moments" on Broadway. Comedy. Written by Courtenay Savage
and Bertram Hobbs. Directed / produced by Walter Hartwig. Vanderbilt Theatre: 4 Feb 1935-Feb 1935 (closing date unknown/8 performances). Cast: Irene Cattell, Catherine Collins, Carol Day, Edward Garvie, Grant Gordon, Pearl Hight, ...
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[on Hush...Hush, Sweet Charlotte
(1964)] I think we all wanted it to be a different picture than it was, especially Joan [Crawford]. She felt Bette [Davis] wasn't trying enough to lift the script up to their level instead of simply playing down to it. She never came right out and said it to me but I could see it on her face. Joan wanted it to be a 'quality' picture. I think the movie works well ...
Was cast as C.K. Dexter Haven in the original 1939 Broadway production of Philip Barry
's play Philadelphia StoryZ with Katharine Hepburn
. When Hepburn, who owned the rights, sold the story to MGM, Cary Grant
was cast in the part.