Appeared (as "Tristan Tzara") in "Travesties" by Tom Stoppard
, Royal Shakespeare Company.
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John Hurt CBE | Sir John Hurt
5' 9" (1.75 m)
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(2011, on The Elephant Man
(1980)) It took 12 hours to apply the original makeup. I thought to myself, "They have actually found a way of making me not enjoy a film." Christopher Tucker
, who devised the makeup, applied it that first day and when he was done, I hobbled into the studio. I was in terror of anybody laughing, because if anybody had giggled or laughed at all, the whole house of cards ...
Frequently plays characters who suffer physical torment