He acted in August Strindberg's play, "Miss Julie," and Peter Shaffer's play, "Black Comedy," in a National Theatre Company production at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with Maggie Smith, Derek Jacobi, and Graham Crowden in the cast. Michael Elliott and John Dexter were directors.
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[speaking in 1961] "My job is acting, and that is why I hate interviews or lectures, explaining myself to an audience."
Rather than attend the Oscar ceremony in 1964, he went on vacation sailing in the South Seas. When informed that he had been beaten as Best Actor by Sidney Poitier
, he offered Poitier his heartfelt congratulations. Though nominated another four times in the 1970s, 1980s and 21st Century, he has yet to appear in person at an Oscar ceremony.
Rich smooth voice