Appeared (as "Frank") in "Show Boat" on Broadway. Musical Drama (revival). Music by / Co-producer Jerome Kern
. Lyrics / book / book directed by / co-produced by Oscar Hammerstein II
. Lyrics for "Bill" by P.G. Wodehouse
. Music / lyrics for "Goodbye, My Lady Love" by Joseph E. Howard
. Music / lyrics for "After the Ball" by
1 Biographical Movie |
1 Print Biography |
1 Portrayal |
1 Interview |
1 Article |
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[Who was still going on strong with his Barnaby Jones character]: "After this, I'll just get into something else. Some other job. I can't do nothing."
Ebsen began writing while still in high school; he also composed songs. He wrote several other books including "Polynesian Concept" (about sailing), "The Other Side of Oz" (an autobiography) and "Sizzling Cold Case" (a mystery based on his Barnaby Jones character). His most successful work was "Kelly's Quest", a romance, which was published in 2001 when the actor was in his 90s.".