|Born||Edward Vincent Bracken
February 7, 1915
Astoria, Queens, New York, U.S.
|Died||November 14, 2002
Glen Ridge, New Jersey, U.S.
|Occupation||Actor, comedian, singer|
|Spouse(s)||Connie Nickerson (1939â€“2002; her death)|
But I have fun with the fright, work with it. You have to – that's your timing, that beat of excitement. And when I go on stage, it's just like taking a step into heaven. Poof, you know? Poof – and there I am.
Working with Sturges was like working with a guy who wanted to have a party all the time. He was very serious about his work, but in between shots, he was fun and we would play games.