Appeared in August Strindberg
's "The Dance of Death," in a National Theatre Company production at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England, with Geraldine McEwan and Robert Lang in the cast.
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Lieut. Laurence Olivier | Lord Olivier | Sir Laurence Olivier | Sir Lawrence Olivier
5' 10" (1.78 m)
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[on Method acting] All this talk about the Method, the Method! WHAT method? I thought each of us had our OWN method!
10/76: On the opening night of the National Theatre, he gave a speech finishing with the words, "I thank you for your kind attention, and for the glory, and the luster, of your attendance". It was tinged with much hidden meaning as the few years leading to the opening had seen Olivier decline all attempts to involve him in the process of setting up the new building after much animosity between ...
Often played noble and fiercely proud leaders and royalty figures