He acted in William Shakespeare
's play, "Julius Caesar", in the Stratford Theatre Festival at the Shakespeare Memorial Theatre in Stratford-Upon-Avon, England with John Gielgud
(as "Cassius"), Anthony Quayle
, Harry Andrews
, Barbara Jefford
, Andrew Cruickshank
, Alan Badel
, Gwen Ffrangcon Davies
, Paul Hardwick
and Robert Shaw
5' 9" (1.75 m)
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I was kicked out in the end because I was just too expensive. It was great fun while it lasted, the boys and girls were all absolutely splendid. I had a ball fooling around with old friends like Maggie Smith
. Thanks to those films I get the most extraordinary amount of fan mail from all over the world, even China. (On his role as Cornelius Fudge in Harry Potter)
Hardy has revealed he was written out of the Harry Potter films because he became too expensive to insure due to his age.