8 wins & 6 nominations.
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He acted in the Old Vic Season at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with John Gielgud and Dorothy Green in the cast. Harcourt Williams was director.
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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.
Once, whilst visiting the home of Laurence Olivier
and his then wife Vivien Leigh
, he was invited to inspect certain paintings which were kept in the attic. Somehow, he contrived to fall over; the floor of the attic gave way under his weight and he fell through it, landing on a bed (which then collapsed) in a room below. He was unhurt, but shaken; he was then scolded at some length by Vivien Leigh
Often played proud patriarchs and authority figures