(8/48) Radio: Appeared (as "Peter Carter") in a BBC Radio broadcast of "A Matter of Life and Death".
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[on Black Narcissus
(1947)] I can honestly say that every day of shooting was an exciting adventure, mainly due to Micky's [Michael Powell
] creative ideas. The whole thing was an outstanding, fully satisfying creation. People could scarcely believe that the whole film was shot in the studio, with profiles and smokescreens against the skyline to give the effect of the dizzy height of the Himalayas...
Met his wife, Irene Elliot, in 1926 when he was playing the title role on stage in "David Copperfield". Following her death in 1976, he joined their daughter Barbara on the Natal coast of the Republic of South Africa.