|Born||April 21st, 1915 |
|Died||June 3rd, 2001 |
Boston, Massachussetts, United States
|Productions||The Long Wait as Johnny McBride |
Zorbá as Zorbá
|Recordings||Zorbá (1983 revival cast)|
Anthony Quinn was a Greek actor.
Born Antonio Quinn Oaxaca in Chihuahua, Mexico, he initially joined the Pentecostals and was a professional boxer before making his acting debut in 1936's Parole. He initially played ethnic character roles, before gaining his big break (and an Academy Award) for his role as Eufemio in Viva Zapata!
Quinn would continue to give critically acclaimed performances in such films as Lawrence of Arabia, Wild is the Wind and Zorba the Greek, as well as appearing on stage as King Henry II in Becket.
He passed away in 2001.
- Once (duet)
- The First Time (solo)
- No Boom Boom (contains solo lines)
- Goodbye, Canavaro (contains solo lines)
- Grandpapa (contains solo lines)
- Woman (solo)
- I Am Free (solo)