He acted in William Shakespeare's play, "Richard II," at the Queen's Theatre in London, England with John Gielgud, Michael Redgrave, Leon Quartermaine, Dorothy Green, Anthony Quayle, Dennis Price, Harry Andrews, Peggy Ashcroft, Harcourt Williams, George Devine, Glen Byam Shaw, George Howe and Merula Salaman in the cast. John ...
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[on Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope
(1977)] Can't say I'm enjoying the film. New rubbish dialogue reaches me every other day on wadges of pink paper - and none of it makes my character clear or even bearable. I just think, thankfully, of the lovely bread, which will help me to keep going until next April.
He made his final stage appearance at the Comedy Theatre in London on May 30, 1989, in a production called "A Walk in the Woods", where he played a Russian diplomat.
Known for playing multiple complex characters and changing his appearance to suit.