He acted in William Shakespeare's play, "King Lear," at the Aldwych Theatre in London, England in a Royal Shakespeare Company production with Irene Worth, Patience Collier, Diana Rigg, Alan Webb, James Booth, Brian Murray, Brewster Mason, Peter Jeffrey, Tony Church, and Clive Swift in the cast. Peter Brook was director.
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[on repeated attempts of declining knighthood] If you want a title, what's wrong with 'Mister'? 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 awarded the CBE (Commander of the Order of the British Empire) in 1956 for his services to drama.