Won 1 Oscar.
Another 1 win & 1 nomination.
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Appeared (as "Shylock"; final Broadway role) in "The Merchant of Venice", produced on Broadway. Comedy (revival). Written by William Shakespeare
. Directed / produced by Winthrop Ames
. Broadhurst Theatre: 16 Jan 1928-Mar 1928 (closing date unknown/64 performances). Cast: Hardie Albright
(as "Solanio, friend of Antonio"), Sydney
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Mr. George Arliss
5' 7" (1.7 m)
Did You Know?
[from his autobiography] Harry M. Warner
told me that when he decided to do Disraeli
(1929) he did not expect it to pay but he was using me as an expensive bait to hook people into the cinema who had never gone before.
He was the earliest born actor to receive an Academy Award. He won the Best Actor Oscar for playing the British Prime Minister Benjamin Disraeli