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Was originally set to star as Don Hewes alongside Judy Garland in Easter Parade (1948). However, before filming began he broke his leg, resulting in Fred Astaire coming out of retirement to replace him.
There was no model for what I tried to do with dance . . . and the thing Fred Astaire and I used to bitch about was that critics didn't know how to categorize us. They called us tap dancers because that was considered the American style. But neither...
Often played likable, working-class characters
Eugene Curran Kelly
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA
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