Played Mark in "The Force of Change", a new play by Gary Mitchell
- Royal Court Theatre, London (2000)/ Los Angeles.
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5' 11" (1.8 m)
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This wasn't just a sitcom. It was like watching a five-act Ibsen (Henrik Ibsen
) play. Corbett was making us laugh, but we were laughing at his pain and the hopelessness of his situation. Then there were the story lines ... politics, class, religion, sex. This wasn't what an early-1960s comedy was supposed to deal with. Everybody knows his Steptoe (Steptoe and Son
(1962)) voice, but that was ...
Shares two roles with Hans Conreid. Conreid appeared in the Walt Disney animated version of Peter Pan, while Isaacs appeared in the 2003 live action film. Both films followed a tradition encouraged by James Barrie, and followed in most stage productions, that Mr. Darling and Captain Hook be played by the same actor. Accordingly, he and Conreid played both parts in their respective films.
Frequently plays elegant villains