He acted in William Shakespeare's play, "A Midsummer's Night Dream," for the Stratford Theatre Festival for the Royal Shakespeare Company Theatre in Stratford-Upon-Avon, England with Judi Dench (Titania), Ian Richardson, Diana Rigg, and Paul Hardwick in the cast. Peter Hall was director.
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Sir Ian Holm
5' 6" (1.68 m)
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I've always been a minimalist. It was Bogart who once said, "If you think the right thoughts, the camera will pick it up." The most important thing in the face is the eyes, and if you can make the eyes talk, you're halfway there.
Though he has only appeared in two productions of "The Lord of the Rings", he has worked with three Aragorns. He appeared with Viggo Mortensen
in the Lord of the Rings films, Robert Stephens
in the radio adaptation, and worked with John Hurt
(1979). Mortensen and Hurt were also both last-minute replacements for other actors.
Rich smooth voice