He directed Christopher Fry
's translation of Edmond Rostand
's play, "Cyrano De Bergerac", in a Chichester Festival Production at the Chichester Festival Theatre in Chichester, West Sussex, England with Keith Michell
, Christopher Cazenove
, Barbara Jefford
, David Williams
, Bill Fraser
, Philip Anthony, Jeffrey Holland
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Jose Ferrer | Jose Ferrer in closing credits
5' 10" (1.78 m)
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[on his pierced left ear] I have a lady friend who kept telling me I had to get my ear pierced. I said to her, 'If you only knew how boring it is to listen to you tell me I should get my ear pierced.' The other day I told her, 'If you only knew how boring it is to listen to people ask me why I got my ear pierced.' [Oakland Tribune, May 23, 1974]
The only actor to win an Oscar, Emmy and Tony nomination for playing the same character. He won the 1950 Oscar and the 1946 Tony for his performance as Cyrano de Bergerac, and was nominated for an Emmy for playing the role on television in 1955.
The role of "Cyrano de Bergerac"