He acted in William Shakespeare's play, "Hamlet," at the New Theatre in London, England with Walter Fitzgerald, Lydia Sherwood, Ingrid Burke, Alan Webb, Michael Gough, Peter Wyngarde, Robert Shaw, Ken Tynan (played first player), and Juliet Byam-Shaw in the cast. He and Frank Hauser were directors.
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[on winning the Best Actor award for The Bridge on the River Kwai
(1957)] No doorstop shenanigans for me. I'll put the Oscar on my mantel, which I realize makes very dull copy, except that I'll put a mirror on the mantel so that I'll get a view of Oscar's back too.
Though knighted, he did not like being referred to as Sir Alec Guinness.