He acted in William Shakespeare's play, "As You Like It," in the Royal Shakespeare Company production at the Aldwych Theatre in London, England with Susan Fleetwood, John Bowe, Derek Godfrey, Jonathan Hyde, Michael Siberry, Bruce Purchase, Sinead Cusack, Joe Melia, and Tom Wilkinson in the cast. Terry Hands was director.
6' 1" (1.85 m)
Did You Know?
During an open-air performance in the park of a pre-World War 2 version of the Shakespearean play "Much Ado About Nothing", Bille Brown, in role of Benedick, commented to the audience (when an airliner flew over during his monologue), "Don't worry, it's one of ours, Alitalia!".
During his years with the Queensland Theatre Company, he played many Shakespearean roles, including: John Falstaff in "The Merry Wives of Windsor"; the title role of King Henry V in "Henry V"; and Benedick in "Much Ado About Nothing".