Stephen Douglas didn't know much about his grandfather growing up. All he knew about Clarence Douglas was the man was wounded in the Army, got a Purple Heart and came home.
But for about a month, Stephen Douglas didn't just learn more about Clarence's military accomplishment, he became his grandfather.
The 26-year-old Jarrettsville native, who moved to Brooklyn, N.Y., after graduating from John Carroll in 2006, was virtually hand-picked to play Clarence Douglas for a few moments in Angelina Jolie's new movie, "Unbroken."
The film, based on the best-selling book of the same name, focuses on the life of Louis Zamperini, who survives after being captured by the...