He acted in William Shakespeare's play, "Othello," at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with Laurence Olivier, Anthony Quayle, Stephen Murray, Alexander Knox, Martita Hunt, and Andrew Cruickshank in the cast. Tyrone Guthrie was director.
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Lt. Cmdr Ralph Richardson RNVR | Sir Ralph Richardson
6' (1.83 m)
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My idea of a director is a chap who puts me in the middle of a stage and shines a bright light on me.
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