Appeared in the Stratford Theatre Festival at the Shakespeare Memorial Theatre in Stratford-Upon-Avon, England, with Anthony Quayle
, Barbara Jefford, Keith Michell, Muriel Pavlow
, Zena Walker
and William Devlin in the cast. Anthony Quayle and Glen Byam Shaw
1 Print Biography |
1 Portrayal |
3 Pictorials |
1 Magazine Cover Photo |
Lawrence Harvey | Hirsch Skikne
6' (1.83 m)
Did You Know?
I've always lived above my income. When I was earning $100 a week, I spent $200 . . . always borrowing against my future earnings. That's why I'm not the only one who wants me to be a success.
Was friends with Sidney James
until they worked on The Silent Enemy
(1958), together. According to the book "A Biography Of Sid James", James was offered the role of "Chief Petty Officer Thorpe" on the recommendation of Harvey, but their friendship ended during the filming. He found Harvey to be "pompous and full of his own importance".
Often played characters torn between love and ambition