Appeared (as "Victor Prynne") in "Private Lives" on Broadway. Written / directed by Noel 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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Lieut. Laurence Olivier | Lord Olivier | Sir Laurence Olivier | Sir Lawrence Olivier
5' 10" (1.78 m)
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[on Vivien Leigh
] Apart from her looks, which were magical, she possessed beautiful poise; her neck looked almost too fragile to support her head and bore with it a sense of surprise, and something of the pride of the master juggler who can make a brilliant maneuver appear almost accidental. She also had something else: an attraction of the most perturbing nature I had ever encountered.
He was asked by the the Ministry of Information to play the French-Canadian trapper Johnny in 49th Parallel
(1941), a film commissioned by the Ministry to raise awareness of the Nazi threat in North America, particularly the U.S. However, it was intended for Canadian consumption also, as many French-Canadians did not want to be at war with Germany and did not want to fight. Vichy France was an ...
A handsome man with a magnificent speaking voice