Starred (as "Henry IV") in "King Henry IV Part II" by William Shakespeare
(Shakespeare Memorial Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon),
4 Biographical Movies |
15 Print Biographies |
1 Portrayal |
6 Interviews |
44 Articles |
18 Pictorials |
53 Magazine Cover Photos |
5' 9½" (1.77 m)
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My friends are not actors, they are scientists, they are writers. My real gift is writing.
Burton received the first retrospective of his work since his death during Bradford Film Festival 2002 - almost 18 years after his death on Sunday, August 5, 1984. Twelve films were screened, among them Look Back in Anger
(1977) and 1984
(1984), his final picture. The festival, which christened its Burton season Lion of the Welsh, also featured a strand on legendary ...
Frequently played self-loathing characters, particularly in his later career.