Appears (as "Michael Ransom") in "The Ascent of F.6", Old Vic Theatre Company, Old Vic Theatre
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Alec Guiness | Sir Alec Guinness | Mystery Guest Star
5' 10" (1.78 m)
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[during filming of Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope
(1977)]: Apart from the money, I regret having embarked on the film. I like them well enough, but it's not an acting job, the dialogue - which is lamentable - keeps being changed and only slightly improved, and I find myself old and out of touch with the young.
At a young age, Guinness received acting lessons from Martita Hunt
, who dismissed him after two lessons, telling him he would never be an actor although lessons were resumed at a later date.
Known for playing multiple complex characters and changing his appearance to suit.