(January 20 to February 28, 1970) He directed Anton Chekhov's play, "Three Sisters," in The National Theatre Company of Great Britain production at the Ahmanson Theater in Los Angeles, California. He was also artistic director.
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Did You Know?
[upon seeing Dustin Hoffman
's "method" acting technique of not sleeping and making a mess of himself to get into character while shooting Marathon Man
(1976)] Dear boy, it's called acting.
Turned down the role of Humbert in Lolita
(1962). He originally agreed with Stanley Kubrick
, his director on Spartacus
(1960), to appear in his film of Vladimir Nabokov
's controversial classic, but dropped out on the advice of his agent. Ironically, Kubrick shared the same agent.