He acted in Julian Mitchell's play, "Half-Life," in a National Theatre production at the Duke of York's Theatre in London, England with Lockwood West, Richard Pearson, Avril Elgar, Hugh Paddick, Isabel Dean, and Diane Fletcher in the cast. Waris Hussein was director.
10 Print Biographies |
16 Articles |
2 Pictorials |
1 Magazine Cover Photo |
Sir John Gielgud
5' 11" (1.8 m)
Did You Know?
[on theatre actor, designer, director and theoretician, Gordon Craig] He enjoyed becoming a legend, but he was too suspicious to let anybody manage him or help him carry out his ideas. When I knew him, he was a very old man but still in wonderful spirits. He had no teeth but ate enormous meals and chattered away, looking picturesquely sly and coy and nodding, like an old raven, with his head on ...
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