His credits at the Bristol Old Vic include:
Florizel in Shakespeare's "The Winter's Tale", Nick in "What the Butler Saw" by Joe Orton
and Simon in "Hay Fever" by Noel Coward
(1971), Shaw's "Major Barbara", Goldoni's "The Servant to Two Masters", the musical "The Boyfriend", and Shakespeare's "As You Like It".
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In an interview, he once explained the origin and pronunciation of his name thus: "My name is certainly not pronounced 'Eye-rons,' but just like the metal. In England we say, 'Eye-ons' -- we're lazy about our Rs. Here [USA] I guess you would say 'Ire-ons.'" The name is fairly common in England, it's probably short for Ironsmith."
Owns Kilcoe Castle (which he had painted a rusty pink) in County Cork, Ireland, and has become involved in local politics.
Renowned for aggressive and industrious work ethic