He acted in Jean Anouilh and Christopher Fry's play, "The Lark," at the Lyric Theatre in Hammersmith, London, England with Dorothy Tutin, Richard Johnson, and Leo McKern in the cast. Peter Brook was director.
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I treat all film roles one way - very seriously.
One of the stars of The Great Escape
(1963) to have actually been a World War II prisoner of war (Hannes Messemer
, who played Colonel Lugo the camp commander, was a German soldier in World War II and was captured by American troops and held in a POW camp until the end of the war). He was also a POW in Russia. When he kindly offered advice to director John Sturges
, he was politely asked to keep ...
Bald head and piercing blue eyes