He acted in Jean-Paul Sartre's play, "Vicious Circle (Huis Clos)," at the Arts Theatre Club in London, England with Donald Pleasance, and Beatrix Lehmann in the cast. Peter Brook was director. Rolf Gerard was designer.
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Getting to the theater on the early side, usually about seven o'clock, changing into a dressing-gown, applying make-up, having a chat for a few minutes with other actors and then, quite unconsciously, beginning to assume another personality which would stay with me (but mostly tucked inside) until curtain down, was all I required of life. I thought it bliss.
He was made a Fellow of the British Film Institute in recognition of his outstanding contribution to film culture.
Often played noble and fiercely proud leaders and authority figures