BBC Radio, Light Programme: "The Younger Generation" - Presenter and reporter, 1951-1954 (credited 19/11/51-6/1/54).
3 Print Biographies |
1 Portrayal |
4 Interviews |
2 Articles |
5' 8" (1.73 m)
Did You Know?
(On his failed attempt at bringing writer J.R.R. Tolkien
's Lord of the Rings to the screen) "Everything I learned, the technical problems I had to resolve in planning for 'The Lord Of The Rings,' I applied to Excalibur
(1981). That was my recompense."
Attended Catholic school (Salesian Order) although his family was not Roman Catholic. Apparently his parents thought that Catholic school teachers would be less likely to be drafted into WWII.
Usually has a shot in his movies of a hand emerging from a body of water holding a weapon.