He played both Osric and the third player in William Shakespeare's "Hamlet" at the New Theatre in London, England with John Gielgud, Frank Vosper, Laura Cowie, Jessica Tandy, Glen Byam Shaw, George Howe, George Devine, Jack Hawkins, William Devlin, Anthony Quayle, Ben Field and Geoffrey Toone in the cast. John Gielgud was ...
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[on how much he disliked working on Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope
(1977) and his attempts to encourage George Lucas
to kill off Obi-Wan Kenobi] And he agreed with me. What I didn't tell him was that I just couldn't go on speaking those bloody awful, banal lines. I'd had enough of the mumbo jumbo.
In his last book of memoirs, "A Positively Final Appearance", he expressed a devotion to the television series The Simpsons