3 Biographical Movies |
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Baron Olivier | Lawrence Olivier | Lieut. Laurence Olivier | Lord Olivier | Sir Laurence Olivier | Sir Lawrence Olivier
5' 10" (1.78 m)
Did You Know?
Acting is illusion, as much illusion as magic is, and not so much a matter of being real.
His oldest son by Jill Esmond
, Tarquin Olivier
, says in his 1993 memoir "My Father Laurence Olivier" that he was shocked when meeting his father in California in the early 1980s that he was dissatisfied with his career and felt something of a failure. Olivier belittled his own achievements and held up the career of Cary Grant
as the paradigm of greatness. Grant, who had a fortune estimated at $70...
A handsome man with a magnificent speaking voice