Album" Recorded the complete sonnets of William Shakespeare
in a multi-LP box set, and played Scrooge in a famous 1941 American Decca recording of Charles Dickens
's "A Christmas Carol". The "Christmas Carol" recording became a classic and was reissued on LP throughout the 1950s and '60's. It has recently been released by ...
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He was lined up to play the leading role in a proposed MGM film based on John Wyndham's novel "The Midwich Cuckoos" when illness and then death overcame him. MGM did make a film of this book two years after his death, when his role was taken over by George Sanders - who had, in the meantime, also married Colman's widow, Benita Hume.
Rich, mellifluous voice