Actor | Soundtrack | Director
After making The Magic of Lassie (1978), Stewart went into semi-retirement from acting. During the next few years he suffered from many health problems including heart disease, skin cancer, deafness, and senility.
[to Frank Capra when he was offered the role of George Bailey] Frank, if you want to do a movie about me committing suicide, with an angel with no wings named Clarence, I'm your man.
After 1950 he often played tough, cynical and frequently ruthless characters.
James Maitland Stewart
Indiana, Pennsylvania, USA
Los Angeles, California, USA
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