Played "Guy Bennett" - romantic public school boy turned notorious Russian spy - in Julian Mitchell's award
-winning play "Another Country" at the Greenwich Theatre, London, in 1981 and the Queen's Theatre, Shaftesbury Avenue, in 1982.
6' 4" (1.93 m)
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In Another Country
(1984), Rupert Everett plays "Guy Bennett", a character based on the double agent "Guy Burgess". However, Everett is related to another of the Cambridge Five, upper-class British diplomats who were Cambridge University men who later secretly spied for the Soviet Union for decades. Everett is the great-nephew of Donald Maclean
, who escaped to the Soviet Union in 1951 on his 38th...