Appeared in Henrik Ibsen
's play, "The Wild Duck," at the Phoenix Theatre in London, England, with Alex Jennings, Nichola McAuliffe, Alan Dobie, David Threlfall, Frances Cuka and Terence Rigby in the cast. Peter Hall
1 Interview |
6 Articles |
1 Pictorial |
5' 10" (1.78 m)
Did You Know?
I was constantly rewriting the words of the comedy characters I was given to bring them a comic humanity. Most of the people I played were caught in desperation. In their hearts they knew that they were failures - but they would never admit it, even to themselves.
His hair fell out during a single week when he was 19. He tried wearing a wig to cover up his bald head but soon rejected it because it looked like "a dead moth on a boiled egg".
Often played characters older than he was in real life