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)
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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!".
He was awarded the Australian Centenary Medal in the 2001 Queen's New Years Honours List for his services to Australian arts.