He acted and directed William Shakespeare's play, "The Merchant of Venice," at the Queen's Theatre in London, England with Peggy Ashcroft, Alec Guinness, Harry Andrews, Leon Quartermaine, Richard Ainley, Angela Baddeley, George Devine, Glen Byam Shaw, George Howe, Dennis Price, David Tomlinson, John Justin and Merula Salaman in...
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Sir John Gielgud
5' 11" (1.81 m)
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[on Trevor Howard
] An enormously versatile and powerful actor. He was a star who had no pretensions, something rare in an actor. It was a shame that despite his stage success, Howard had chosen to concentrate on film work in later years. He was torn between the two mediums. He was a generous man and he had beautiful manners. He was also Bohemian and wild, which was fun.
Won a Tony in 1961 for Best Director of a Play for "Big Fish, Little Fish".
His prominent hooked nose, which gave him a distinctive profile