Appeared (as "Unidentified Guest") in "The Cocktail Party", Lyceum Theatre, Edinburgh Scotland, then Henry Miller's Theatre, New York City, 1950.
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Alec Guiness | Sir Alec Guinness | Mystery Guest Star
5' 10" (1.78 m)
Did You Know?
While filming The Swan
(1956) in Hollywood, he met James Dean
, just days before the young actor's death. Sir Alec later recalled predicting that Dean would die in a car crash: when Dean showed Guinness his newly-bought Porsche, Guinness advised him to "Get rid of that car, or you'll be dead in a week!". Guinness unfortunately proved right.
Known for playing multiple complex characters and changing his appearance to suit.