Kurt Kasznar

  1. José Ferrer, Deep In My Heart, 1954.     “To all those who love the music of Sigmund Romberg.”  Director Stanley Donen’s initial choice for the biopic’s star – Broadway’s  schmaltzy Hungarian-born composer(1887-1951). With numbers from Cyd Charisse, Rosemary Clooney, Vic Damone, Howard Keel, Tony Martin,  Ann Miller, Jane Powell, Russ Tamblyn… even Gene Kelly, dancing  with his brother Fred.
  2. Thomas Gomez, But Not For Me, 1958.     The Austrian from Max Reinhardt seminars and Broadway’s Sound of Music was set for “a featured lead. “ And then, not.

 Birth year: 1913Death year: 1979Other name: Casting Calls:  2