(3/15/37) Stage: He and Edith Evans
presented prizes at the The Vic-Wells Coronation Year Ball at the Royal Albert Hall in South Kensington, London, England, with Lilian Baylis, Ivor Novello
, Leslie Banks
, Harold Turner, Robert Helpmann
, Mary Honer
, Margot Fonteyn
, Michael Somes
, Leslie Edwards
, Charles B. Cochran
in the cast.
3 Biographical Movies |
11 Print Biographies |
3 Portrayals |
17 Articles |
3 Pictorials |
8 Magazine Cover Photos |
Lieut. Laurence Olivier | Lord Olivier | Sir Laurence Olivier | Sir Lawrence Olivier
5' 10" (1.78 m)
Did You Know?
I like to appear as a chameleon. So all my career I've attempted to disguise myself.
Actor William Redfield
, a friend of Marlon Brando
who played Guildenstern in the 1964 Richard Burton Hamlet
(1964) directed by John Gielgud
, writes in his 1967 memoir of the production "Letters from an Actor" that Brando had been considered the Great White Hope of his generation of American actors. That is, they believed that Brando's more naturalistic style, combined with his greatness as an ...
Often played noble and fiercely proud leaders and royalty figures