(1943-46) Radio: Appeared (as "Sherlock Holmes") in "The New Adventures of Sherlock Holmes", Mutual Network.
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Sir Basil Rathbone
6' 1½" (1.87 m)
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Never regret anything you have done with a sincere affection; nothing is lost that is born of the heart.
He is considered the greatest swordsman in Hollywood history, superior even to on-screen foes Errol Flynn
and Tyrone Power
. However, because he was so frequently cast as the villain, he won only two on-screen duels in his career - as Tybalt in Romeo and Juliet
(1936), for which he earned an Oscar nomination, and as Captain Esteban Pascuale against the friar (Eugene Pallette
), who was so ...
Best known for his roles in horror films, particularly those made by Universal Studios