He acted in the British National Theatre production repertoire season in George Bernard Shaw's play, "Man and Superman;" Henry Wadsworth Longellow's play, "Hiawatha;" Howard Brenton's play, "The Romans in Britain;" "Bertolt Brecht's play, "The Life of Galileo;" Alan Ayckbourn's play, "Sisterly Feelings;" William Shakespeare's ...
4 Print Biographies |
1 Portrayal |
1 Article |
2 Magazine Cover Photos |
Lt. Cmdr Ralph Richardson RNVR | Sir Ralph Richardson
6' (1.83 m)
Did You Know?
I've never been one of those stage chaps who scoff at films. I think they're a marvellous medium, and are to the stage what engravings are to paintings.
Played two roles originally played by Basil Rathbone
. He played Karenin in Anna Karenina
(1948) (Rathbone was Karenin in the 1935 Anna Karenina
(1935) film version). Richardson also played Dr. Sloper in The Heiress
(1949) after Rathbone had played Sloper in the Broadway stage version.
Rich baritone voice