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|Also Known As:||Died:||December 14, 1997|
|Born:||November 11, 1918||Cause of Death:||lung cancer|
|Birth Place:||New York City, New York, USA||Profession:||Cast ...|
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Career began after winning a "Major Bowes Amateur Hour" radio contest singing
Professional singing debut at Loew's Boulevard Theatre, Bronx, NY
During WWII he toured with the USO
Emcee for large bands
Toured vaudeville as a comedian
Broadway debut in "Guys and Dolls"
Feature debut in Gregory Ratoff's film "Taxi"
Appeared in movie version of "Guys and Dolls" with Marlon Brando and Frank Sinatra
Performed in "Li'l Abner"
Worked on CBS comedy "My Sister Eileen"
Co-starred with Nat King Cole as narrators in comic western "Cat Ballou"
Appeared in CBS mini-series "Ellis Island"
Voice of Marvin Acme in "Who Framed Roger Rabbit"
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