(1954-1955) She acted in William Shakespeare
's play, "Richard II", at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with John Neville
and Eric Porter
in the cast. Michael Benthall
was the director.
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Virginia McKenna OBE
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[on Peter Finch
] Everybody adored Peter so much that he would just come on to the set and everyone would start smiling.
According to Laura Waskin's in-depth article of Virginia in Classic Images film magazine, February 2013, after the filming of
, the real Joy Adamson invited Virginia to go with her and camp to Meru, the location where the story was based. She also presented Virginia and Bill with a painting she'd done of Elsa the lion on a camp bed accompanied by a touching personal message that read...