Appeared in William Congreve
's "Love for Love," in a National Theatre Production at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England, with Derek Jacobi
, Geraldine McEwan, John Stride, Edward Hardwicke, Graham Crowden, Edward Petherbridge, Joyce Redman
, Petronella Barker and Benjamin Whitrow in the cast. Peter Wood
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Baron Olivier | Lawrence Olivier | Lieut. Laurence Olivier | Lord Olivier | Sir Laurence Olivier | Sir Lawrence Olivier
5' 10" (1.78 m)
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[on ex-wife Vivien Leigh
] We were like brother and sister, just as she always wanted. But fortunately, occasional incest was allowed.
wrote about an incident at the Old Vic when, in the company of Olivier in the basement of the theater, he asked where a certain tunnel went. Olivier did not really know but confidently decided to take the tunnel as it must come out somewhere nearby. In reality, the tunnel went under the Thames, and they were rescued after several hours of fruitless navigation of the dark, damp ...
Often directed himself in his films