Actor Richard Widmark was born 100 years ago today, on 26-December-1914. He made a big impression playing Tommy Udo in Kiss of Death, his first movie. Udo giggled while shoving an old lady in a wheelchair down a stairway.
Widmark was typecast in antisocial roles for many years, such as the pickpocket Skip McCoy in Pickup on South Street. Later he played heroes.