Jan Wicziewsky, South, Arts Theatre, 1955.
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5' 11½" (1.82 m)
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I like actors - such as Margaret Rutherford
and Peter Lorre
- who aren't afraid to over-act like real people. When I take a job I can always come up with ten different ways of doing the part. But I'll always choose the flashiest one. You've got to dress the window a bit.
He attended the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts (RADA) but was asked to leave after one term. As Elliott later recalled: "They wrote to my mother and said, 'Much as we like the little fellow, he's wasting your money and our time. Take him away!'".
Frequently played cads and confidence tricksters