Theatre, Film, and Television Biographies
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Wade Barnes Biography (1917-)
Born May 15, 1917, in Alliance, OH; son of J. Ralph (a grocer and meat dealer) and Flora Ellen (Borem) Barnes; married Georgene O'Donnell (a writer and public relations director), July 13, 1957. Addresses: HOME--20 Beekman Place, New York, NY 10022.; OFFICE--Barnes Associates, 19 W. 44th Street, NewYork, NY 10036.
- Birth Details
- May 15, 1917
- Alliance, Ohio, United States
- STAGE DEBUT--Leading player, The Devil Passes, Canton Players Guild Theatre, Canton, OH, 1938, for seven performances.
- OFF-BROADWAY DEBUT--Kiepert, Three Acts of Recognition, New York Shakespeare Festival, Anspacher Theatre, 1982, for eighty performances.
Credits; PRINCIPAL STAGE APPEARANCES
- Little John, Robin Hood, Dallas Little Theatre, TX, 1946.
Credits; PRINCIPAL FILM APPEARANCES
- Serpico, Paramount, 1974.
- The Turning Point, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1977.
- Annie Hall, United Artists, 1977.
- Exorcist II: The Heretic, Warner Brothers, 1977.
- Manhattan, United Artists, 1979.
- Stardust Memories, United Artists, 1980.
- Diner, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer/United Artists, 1982.
- Easy Money, Orion, 1983.
- The Purple Rose of Cairo, Orion, 1984.
- The Money Pit, Universal, 1986.
- Outrageous Fortune, Touchstone, 1987.
- Also appeared in Cold River, 1982.
Credits; PRINCIPAL TELEVISION APPEARANCES; MOVIES
- Johnny, We Hardly Knew Ye, 1977.
- Andros Targets, CBS, 1977.
- Also Kojak, CBS.
- MINI-SERIES Seventh Avenue, NBC, 1977.
Credits; PRINCIPAL RADIO WORK
- Announcer, director, actor, and writer for WHBC, Canton, OH, and NBC, Cleveland, OH; announcer and writer for WCAU, Philadelphia.
- Appeared as a guest and later served as news director for WNYC, New YorkCity. Host, WTFM and WPIX, New York City; news announcer, WINS, New York City; sales manager, recording division, NBC, New York City.
Writings;TELEPLAYS AND RADIO PLAYS
- (With Ralph Blane) Quillow and the Giant, BBC, 1960 and NBC, 1962.
- Circus and Lefgook, both WNYC, 1980.PLAYS The Stoop, The Mighty Pen, Poolside, and Noah Webster's Words with Music.
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