He acted in the Old Vic Theatre season at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with Claire Bloom, John Neville, Michael Hordern, Fay Compton, Robert Hardy, and Paul Daneman in the cast. Michael Benthall was director.
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Did You Know?
I played a sex-drenched doctor in The Bramble Bush
(1960). It was the worst picture I ever made, if you don't count Ice Palace
(1960). That one was based upon a very weak novel by Edna Ferber
. Both pictures for Warner Brothers. Jack L. Warner
told the press I had no sex appeal. Then Elizabeth came along. All changed after that. Suddenly, Eddie Fisher
didn't have sex appeal. And I did. It's a ...
Burton and Warren Mitchell
were Royal Air Force cadets together at Oxford in 1944. In the years 1944-1947, when both were demobilized, they were stationed together at times in Canada and back in England. Later, they appeared together in The Spy Who Came in from the Cold
Frequently played self-loathing characters, particularly in his later career.