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Walter Huston

Huston in The Furies (1950)
Born Walter Thomas Houghston
(1883-04-05)April 5, 1883
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Died April 7, 1950(1950-04-07) (aged 67)
Beverly Hills, California, U.S.
Cause of death Aortic aneurysm
Resting place Belmont Memorial Park
Occupation Actor, Singer
Years active 1902–1950
Spouse(s) Rhea Gore (m. 1904; div. 1912)
Bayonne Whipple (m. 1915; div. 1924)
Ninetta (Nan) Sunderland (m. 1931–50)
Children John Huston (1906–1987)
Relatives Anjelica Huston (granddaughter)
Danny Huston (grandson)
Allegra Huston (granddaughter)
Jack Huston (great grandson)

Hell, I ain't paid to make good lines sound good. I'm paid to make bad lines sound good.
Walter Huston
I was certainly a better actor after my five years in Hollywood. I had learned to be natural – never to exaggerate. I found I could act on the stage in just the same way as I had acted in a studio: using my ordinary voice, eliminating gestures, keeping everything extremely simple.
Walter Huston
Son, give 'em a good show, and always travel first class.
Many years ago… many, many years ago, I brought up a boy, and I said to him, 'Son, if you ever become a writer, try to write a good part for your old man sometime.' Well, by cracky, that's what he did!
Walter Huston