His National Theatre credits include:
Don Jose in "The President of an Empty Room" a new play by Steve Knight (2005), and Big Julie in the musical "Guys and Dolls" (1982).
6' 2" (1.88 m)
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I think I tend to try to let a woman walk through a door first, and I walk on the outside on the street. But that's probably because I'm an ancient creature.
A 1984 diary entry by Alan Bennett
(scriptwriter of A Private Function
(1984)) mentions Carter amusing himself on the set between takes by doing conjuring tricks. In the finished film he performs a magic trick as Inspector Noble, and in Shakespeare in Love
(1998) can be seen juggling.
Commanding, deep voice