Appeared (as "Yankel") in "Centuries" on Broadway. Written / directed by Emjo Basshe. New Playwrights Theatre: 29 Nov 1927-Jan 1928 (closing date unknown/39 performances). Cast: Herman Bandes, Jane Barry, Ellen Bartlett, Herbert Bergman
, Lawrence Bolton, Peter Brocco
, Edwin Clare, Mary Doerr, Sylvia Feningston, Lionel Ferrend, ...
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Actors suffer from being half narcissistic and half self-critical.
Franchot Tone was one of the original members of the Group Theater (1931-1940), the first acting company in America to bring Stanislavski's revolutionary acting techniques to America. He was also the first to leave the company for a Hollywood contract. A few years later another company member, Julie Garfinkle (John Garfield John Garfield
), followed Tone to Hollywood. Both movie stars considered ...