Played Sterling in "Two Trains Running" by August Wilson
(Walter Kerr Theatre, New York City, New York, USA). Won Tony Award, Drama Desk Award and Theatre World Awards for Best Featured Actor in a Play.
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It's funny, a lot of people think I take myself seriously because I come off so serious sometimes. But it's not that I take myself seriously, I take what I do seriously. I came up around people who took acting seriously, who cared about acting, cared about the theater and, in the '70s, made movies that said something that mattered. I came up with those people, and I was a kid. Their ethos and ...
He was awarded the 1992 Drama-Logue Award for Perfornance for "Two Trains Running" in the 25th Anniversary Season presented by Center Theatre Group/Ahmanson at the James A. Doolittle Theatre (University of California) in Los Angeles, California.
Deep authoritative voice in many of his roles, most often delivering psychological Shakespearian speech