Appeared in R. Farquharon Sharp's translation of Henrik Ibsen
's play, "The Wild Duck," at the Westminster Theatre in London, England, with Marius Goring
CBE, Cecil Trouncer
, Reyner Barton, Susan Richards, Ruth Wynn Owne, Mark Dignam
in the cast. Michael Macowan was director and Peter Goffin was designer.
6' 6" (1.98 m)
Did You Know?
I had never read comics before I [was hired for Batman
(1966)]. My agent rang up and said, "I think you are going to play on Batman." I said, "What is Batman?". He said, "Don't you read the comics?". I said, "No, never." He said, "I think you are going to be Batman's butler." I said, "How do I know I want to be Batman's butler?" It was the most ridiculous thing I had ever heard of. He said, "It ...
He was initially reluctant to sign on to play Batman's butler, Alfred Pennyworth, on Batman
(1966) until a friend pointed out to him that the series would make him the most famous butler in the world.
Towering height and slender frame