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Mitchell underwent emergency surgery earlier this week.
Why did bald work for these two when so many other men at the time chose the comb-over? First, they're both actors, and they're already confident. Second, once they took to the look, they "owned" their baldness and made it work for them. Third, they have good shaped heads that are in proportion to their bodies -- this is important.