16 Biographical Movies |
51 Print Biographies |
21 Portrayals |
51 Articles |
2 Pictorials |
6 Magazine Cover Photos |
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6' 1½" (1.87 m)
Did You Know?
Race hate isn't human nature; race hate is the abandonment of human nature.
His 1937 Broadway stage production of William Shakespeare
's "Julius Caesar"--in which the setting was changed to a modern Fascist Rome to reflect the Benito Mussolini
era, but in which Shakespeare's language was completely retained--became, and still remains, the longest-running Broadway production of the play. Welles played Brutus. This production was never filmed, but years later Welles' former...
Films that he wrote/directed often revolve around the rise and fall of main characters (Kane, Quinlan, Arkardin) who, in classic Shakespearean style, are unmade by their own vices.