(4/98) Stage: Appeared (as "The Old Man") in "The Chairs" by Eugène Ionesco
. John Golden Theater, New York City
1 Interview |
1 Magazine Cover Photo |
5' 10" (1.78 m)
Did You Know?
I'm pleased to tell you I belong to a rather elite club with a dwindling membership: I'm one of the few people in Britain who doesn't have a mobile phone. I don't possess one because I'm anti-progress and very reactionary. I'm also 75, bad-tempered and I don't want to talk to anyone that much.
He revealed in a newspaper interview in January 2013 that he had been diagnosed with emphysema in 2007 and had smoked approximately half a million cigarettes before quitting. According to his daughter Lucy, he quit instantly in 2001 after a routine chest X-ray showed that if he didn't, he would soon be in a wheelchair.