John Raitt

Jan 29, 1917

Bio: Trained as an opera singer, John Raitt signed an MGM stock player contract in 1940, appearing in a series of unmemorable bit roles. He rose to stardom in the mid-'40s as Curley in the touring company of Rodgers & Hammerstein's Broadway smash Oklahoma. This led to his being cast in his most famous stage role, reckless carnival barker Billy Bigelow in the Rodgers &… More


John Raitt Videos

Broadway's Lost Treasures
1 minutes 49 seconds
H.M. Pulham, Esq.
30 seconds

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