Stage: Starred in "A Man For All Seasons" as Sir Thomas More in original Broadway
production, ANTA Theatre, November 1961. Won Tony award
2 Print Biographies
1 Magazine Cover Photo
6' 1" (1.85 m)
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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 had been cast as O'Brien in
but had to widthdraw from the film after breaking a leg. Richard Burton
was re-cast in the role.