He acted in Alan Bennett's play, "Habeus Corpus," at the Lyric Theatre in London, England with Patricia Hayes, Phyllida Law, Andrew Sachs, and Margaret Courtenay in the cast.
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Alec Guiness | Mr. Alec Guinness | Sir Alec Guinness | Mystery Guest Star
5' 10" (1.78 m)
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I prefer full-length camera shots because the body can act better than the face.
Guinness had a 2.25% interest in the revenue from Star Wars (1977), which would be the highest grossing movie at the time (and second only to Gone with the Wind (1939) when adjusted for inflation). Guinness had agreed to a 2% interest to make the film, but he reported that just before release during a telephone conversation George Lucas
had offered an additional 0.5% because of how supportive and...
Known for playing multiple complex characters and changing his appearance to suit.