He acted in Rodney Ackland's stage adaptation of Fyodor Dostoivesky's novel, "Crime and Punishment," at the Globe Theatre in London, England with Rosalind Atkinson, Audrey Fildes, Jessie Evans, Sebastian Cabot, Ferdy Mayne, Betty Sinclair, Peter Jones, and George Hayes in the cast. Anthony Quayle was director.
Sir John Gielgud
5' 11" (1.80 m)
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Three-time Tony winner, Gielgud graced the broadway
boards as a live performer 15 times between 1928 and 1976, yet never won an acting Tony award
. He was nominated twice for Best Actor (Dramatic): Edward Albee
's "Tiny Alice" and in 1971 for David Storey
's "Home." It was as a director that he was honored, with the 1961 Tony as Best Director (Dramatic) for "Big Fish, Little Fish." Directing a total...
Rich baritone voice