Appared in August Strindberg
's "The Dance of Death," in a National Theatre Production at the Theatre Royal in Brighton, East Sussex, England, with Geraldine McEwan, Robert Stephens
, 'Anthony Hopkins (I)' (as "Sentry") and Richard Warwick in the cast.
3 Biographical Movies |
12 Print Biographies |
3 Portrayals |
20 Articles |
3 Pictorials |
8 Magazine Cover Photos |
Baron Olivier | Lawrence Olivier | Lieut. Laurence Olivier | Lord Olivier | Sir Laurence Olivier | Sir Lawrence Olivier
5' 10" (1.78 m)
Did You Know?
[In 1979] You must have - besides intuition and sensitivity - a cutting edge that allows you to reach what you need. Also, you have to know life - bastards included - and it takes a bit of one to know one, don't you think?
His oldest son Tarquin Olivier
was 10 months old when Olivier left his mother, actress Jill Esmond
, for Vivien Leigh
in 1937. Despite Olivier virtually ignoring him after marrying Joan Plowright
in 1961, Tarquin was extremely forgiving in his 1993 memoir "My Father Laurence Olivier". Tarquin contends that the rumors about his father were becoming more outrageous with each new biography and ...
Often played noble and fiercely proud leaders and royalty figures