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Actor Ugly Enough to Play Socrates


Given the lamentable, but apparently permanent, unavailability of Joe
Viterelli, a reader suggests Peter Boyle.

“He was considered ugly enough to play the monster in ‘Young Frankenstein’
without a ton of makeup … and since he was a monk before he started
acting, I would assume he has at least been exposed to the classics.”

I don’t see it. He doesn’t look that ugly to me.


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