"Double Exposure, Take Two", 1989 (photographs)
1 Interview |
3 Articles |
2 Pictorials |
2 Magazine Cover Photos |
Roddy MacDowall | Roddy McDowell
5' 9" (1.75 m)
Did You Know?
[on Mia Farrow
] Trying to describe Mia is like trying to describe dust in a shaft of sunlight. There are all those particles. Her conversation is clotted.
A clerical error on the part of 20th Century-Fox cost McDowall a likely Academy Award nomination for best supporting actor for his role as Caesar Augustus Octavian in Cleopatra
(1963). The studio erroneously listed him as a leading player rather than a supporting one. When 20th Century-Fox asked the Academy to correct the error, it refused, saying the ballots already were at the printer. 20th ...
Often made grand, eloquent speeches at the climax of the films he appeared in