The role of Tony’s kind, anxious boss in the soda shop is given to Doc’s widow, Valentina, who sees him being quite optimistic about the long-term prospects of happiness with his young employee Maria.
“No. 1, it’s a nice name,” said Moreno, who is also the film’s executive producer. Parade Its new West Side Story Character “No. 2, he has a close relationship with Tony, Lead. It’s very, very different from Doc’s relationship with the kids. And there’s a big surprise with Valentina that I’m not going to reveal, but it’s an uncomfortable one. Valentina is a great character, She’s loving, she’s warm. She’s nothing like Anita. She’s definitely an older woman. And her acting is the joy of my life. I couldn’t believe it when Steven called me, and then I talked to Tony Kushner. [original] The movie offers me and Steven. “
But he wasn’t just interested in an eye-popping cameo. “Playing a cameo when you’re in the lead is just a delusion,” he explained. “What you’re doing is confusing people. Oh, look who’s there. [Spielberg] Said, ‘No, no, no, no, no, no, it’s not a cameo. That’s the decent thing to do, and it should end there. ” I said, ‘OK, then I want to read the script.’ And that’s how it happened. But I can tell you, going back in time to the present – it’s incredible. “
Glass, who died in 1984, was a prominent character actor whose first part was an unexpected role in the 1937 Scrubball comedy. Confession of truth. The latter included TV jobs Barney Miller And Cagney and Lacey.