Notable Newtonians: Celebrities from Newton
The award-winning actor is known these days for playing Bertram Cooper (pictured, standing) in "Mad Men."
He got a Tony Award in 1962 for performing as J. Pierrepont Finch in the original version of the Pulitzer Prize-winning "How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying," and also appeared in the movie version.
This was decades before Daniel Radcliffe, a.k.a. Harry Potter or the kid from "Glee" performed it on Broadway.
He was born in Newton in 1931.