He acted in Freddy Perlman's play, "Plunder," at the Bristol Old Vic Theatre in Bristol, England with Nigel Stock, Sara Kestelman, Marie Kean, Edward Hardwicke, Penelope Wilton, Timothy Kightley, June Barrie, and David Ryall in the cast. Nat Brenner was director.
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[re his Lord Jim
(1965) performance] It was a mistake and I made the mistake because I was conservative and played safe. And that way lies failure. It was a juvenile lead part and I've decided now at 33 that I'll never become another aging juvenile.
Was a close friend of late actress Katharine Hepburn
. Although some believe his daughter, Kate O'Toole
is named after Hepburn, according to Sian Phillips' autobiography they named their daughter after Kate, the title character in Shakespeare's "Taming of the Shrew". They were inspired by the line in the play "Kate, sweet Kate, the prettiest Kate in Christendom".
Frequently plays real life characters