Stage: Played Hamlet in London at the Old Vic in 1948. Recreated his performance for a complete stereo recording of the play in the 1960s.
2 Print Biographies
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On repeated attempts of declining knighthood: If you want a title, what's wrong with Mr? If you have always been that, then why lose your title? I have a title, which is the same one that I have always had. But it's not political. I have a CBE, which I accepted very gratefully.
He was nominated for 1997 Laurence Olivier
Theatre Award for Best Actor in a Play of 1996 for his performance in John Gabriel Borkman.