Appeared in Richard B. Sheridan
's "The Rivals," at the Saville Theatre in London, England, with Gwen Cherrell, Athene Seyler, Paul Daneman, Sir John Clements, Kay Hammond, William Mervyn, Michael Medwin
OBE and Brian Hayes in the cast. William Chappell was director.
1 Print Biography |
1 Portrayal |
3 Pictorials |
1 Magazine Cover Photo |
Lawrence Harvey | Hirsch Skikne
6' 0½" (1.84 m)
Did You Know?
We English have sex on the brain. Not the best place for it, actually.
During filming of The Alamo
(1960) in late 1959, Harvey was seriously injured during a scene in which a cannon fired, recoiled and landed on his foot, breaking it in several places. According to witnesses, Harvey finished the scene (with director & actor John Wayne
at his side) and collapsed in agony only after the cameras stopped rolling.
Deep voice and impeccable diction