He acted in Eugène Labiche
's play, "An Italian Straw Hat", at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with Laurence Payne
in the cast. Carey was the director.
5' 9" (1.75 m)
Did You Know?
[When asked why he chose acting as a profession] "If I was going to be broke I decided I might as well be with actors as anyone else. They were cheerful idiots and seemed to take it better."
Was discovered by Laurence Olivier
in 1948 when Olivier and his theatrical company, which included his wife Vivien Leigh
, were conducting a tour of Australia, Olivier signed the young Aussie to a personal contract and Finch became part of Olivier's theatrical company, traveling back to London with his new employer. He then proceeded to cuckold his mentor and employer by bedding Olivier's wife. ...