Appeared (as "Victor Prynne") in "Private Lives" on Broadway. Written / directed by Noël Coward
. Times Square Theatre: 27 Jan 1931-Sep 1931 (closing date unknown/256 performances). Cast: Noël Coward (as "Elyot Chase"), Gertrude Lawrence
(as "Amanda Prynne"), Jill Esmond
, Therese Quadri. Replacement: Madge Kennedy
(as "Amanda ...
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5' 10" (1.78 m)
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My stage successes have provided me with the greatest moments outside myself, my film successes the best moments, professionally, within myself.
Generally considered the greatest Macbeth of the 20th century for his second stage portrayal of the role in the 1950s, he had hoped to bring "The Scottish Play" to the big screen in the late 1950s, but the failure of his movie Richard III
(1955) to make back its money frustrated his plans. Producer Michael Todd
, Elizabeth Taylor
's third husband, told Olivier in 1958 that he likely would produce ...